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Have All Your Questions Answered About the New Volvo XC90 at Volvo Cars of Fort Washington

Research is an important aspect of the car buying process in the Huntingdon Valley area, and that's why we want to make it as easy as possible for you to get the answers that you need. The new XC90 offers Scandinavian design, versatility, and elegant craftsmanship. At Volvo Cars of Fort Washington, we serve East Norriton and beyond by offering a large selection of these impressive luxury SUVs.

To make your research process even easier, we have collected many of the most commonly asked questions about the new XC90, allowing Norristown drivers to quickly get the information that they need. Take a look at this collection of frequently asked questions to discover the answers you've been looking for.

Frequently Asked Questions for the New Volvo XC90

Is the Volvo XC90 good in the snow?

The XC90 has a balanced weight distribution so that you will feel in control and steady when driving in snowy conditions in the Philadelphia area. With the available all-wheel drive system with instant traction, you can benefit from the XC90's electronic management system that constantly monitors throttle, wheel speed, engine torque, engine speed, and brakes. As conditions change, the XC90 will instantly send torque to the wheels with the most traction for increased stability and control.

Is the Volvo XC90 electric?

The XC90 is not electric. However, there is the T8 Twin Engine Plug-in Hybrid powertrain option that offers up to a 62-miles-per-gallon-equivalent and 400 horsepower. This engine comes with a pure electric driving mode that allows for temporary zero-emission for a driving range of up to 31 mph, making it ideal for commuting in the Fort Washington, PA, area.

Where is the Volvo XC90 made?

Volvo XC90 draws upon its legendary Scandinavian design and Swedish heritage while being manufactured all over the world. The XC90 is manufactured in factories in Belgium, China, the United States, and, of course, Sweden.

Can the Volvo XC90 tow?

You can expect not only highly sophisticated technology and exquisite craftsmanship with the new XC90 but also impressive utility capabilities. The XC90 can tow between 4,000 and 5,000 pounds when equipped with the optional towing package. Tow a small boat or a pop-up trailed, allowing you to enjoy an active lifestyle and the outdoors. 

XC90 Car Grille

XC90 Exterior Side View

XC90 Steering Wheel

Does the Volvo XC90 require premium gas?

Yes, if the XC90 model has a supercharged engine option like the T6 or T8 and you want to maximize your performance. If you have an engine like the T5, Volvo recommends that you use premium, 91 unleaded octane or higher to optimize the XC90's performance. However, you can use regular 87 unleaded octane without affecting the T5 engine's functionality.

Does the Volvo XC90 have Apple CarPlay®?

The new XC90 has you covered when it comes to smartphone integration since it comes with standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. When you integrate your phone with the multimedia system, you will be able to get directions, make and receive phone class, and much more. The XC90's smartphone integration pairs perfectly with its Bluetooth® connectivity, voice control, and steering wheel controls to help you keep your attention on the road.

Is the Volvo XC90 AWD?

All-wheel drive with Instant Traction™ is available for all trim levels and comes standard with the T6 and T8 engine options. The T5 engine also can be paired with the optional all-wheel drive system.

Learn More About the New Volvo XC90 by Coming to Fort Washington, PA

If you have more questions that we didn't answer, feel free to contact our sales department, and they would be happy to answer any questions that you have. There's nothing like having your questions answered with an in-person experience, so schedule a test drive today to see all that the new XC90 has to offer!


Volvo Cars of Fort Washington

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