Solid and staid, Volvo has been traditionally known for safety. The models are typically quiet, have comfortable seats, and provide secure handling. The ride however is typically stiff. The infotainment systems are not intuitive. Overall reliability is a mixed bag, with the S60/V60 and XC40 having above-average reliability scores, but the XC90 and XC60 falling in among our 10 least reliable new models.