Volvo XC90 wins Best Plug in Hybrid 2019 Title at the What Car? Car of the Year awards
When you think of the benefits of plug-in hybrid cars, low running costs and high efficiency quickly springs to mind. However, the Volvo XC90 plug-in Hybrid SUV offers much more. Consecutive Volvo XC90 reviews against class rivals and assessments of running costs, practicality and specification levels were all factored into the expert What Car? Verdict, which resulted in the reputable SUV being crowned the best plug-in hybrid to buy.
The new Volvo XC90 is instantly captivating
with its bold yet elegant Scandinavian design. It’s exterior styling which radiates
refined strength combined with a range of engines which balance power and
sustainability, strong chassis and superb interior styling are just a tip of
the iceberg when it comes to the new Volvo XC90.
With a spacious interior that provides sublime comfort and the latest safety technology, the new Volvo XC90, available for sale at Volvo car in Edinburgh and Dundee can offer you the driving experience like no other plug-in hybrid SUV. For versatility, this SUV is at the top of the segment, and it has many available trims to give you what you need for the best possible commute. Better yet, the XC90 is available with four, five, six or seven seats, depending on trim. The Volvo XC90 is the only plug-in hybrid in the market to hold onto its third row of seats, with rivals removing theirs to make room for batteries. This does not, however, hinder the boot capacity as this Plug-in hybrid variant still offers same loading capacity as the regular XC90.
The new XC90 uses a range of advanced powertrains that give you maximum performance and minimal environmental impact. Most benefit from electrification, using either mild hybrid or plug-in hybrid technology. The top ranging T8 Twin Engine models use powerful plug-in hybrid powertrains that combine effortless performance with a drive mode to suit every need. The T8 eAWD Plug-In Hybrid’s 2.0-liter direct-injected turbo and Supercharged engine presents 87 horsepower electric motor paired with 400 horsepower and 472 pound-feet of torque and up to 62 MPGe, allowing it to accelerate from 0-62mph in an astonishing 5.6 seconds.
So, if you have been looking for the best plug in hybrid SUV that offers seating for seven without lacking in comfort and style, the Volvo XC90 is perfect. Contact Volvo Cars Edinburgh or Dundee today and book a test drive in the new Volvo XC90 and experience zero-emissions travel in near-silent luxury for yourself.