The Volvo XC90 is a 4-door SUV offered in a T6 AWD 7-Passenger Inscription, T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid 7-Pass Excellence, T6 AWD 7-Passenger Momentum, T5 FWD 5-Passenger Momentum, T5 FWD 5-Passenger R-Design, T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid 7-Pass R-Design, T5 AWD 5-Passenger Momentum, T5 AWD 5-Passenger R-Design, T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid 7-Pass Inscription and T6 AWD 7-Passenger R-Design. The powertrains include 2.0-liter 4 hybrid (400 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbo (250 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 turbo (316 hp) engines, and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from NA mpg city to NA mpg highway. The XC90 uses Premium fuel.
Competing models include Audi Q7, GMC Acadia, Acura MDX, Infiniti QX70, Porsche Cayenne, Lincoln MKX, Lexus RX, Lexus GX, Land Rover Range Rover, Land Rover Range Rover Sport, BMW X5, Infiniti QX60 and Mercedes-Benz GLE.
Last Model Reviewed: 2016
Reviewed Volvo XC90s from Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:
- 2016 Volvo XC90 T6 Momentum 4-cyl
- 2013 Volvo XC90 3.2 6-cyl
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