Volvo XC90 2.0 B5P [250] Momentum 5dr AWD Gtron Review

Category: Luxury SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
Volvo XC90 T8
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RRP £54,285What Car? Target Price£49,707
Review

The Volvo XC90 is one of the best luxury SUVs on the market, combining a high quality, spacious and versatile interior with plenty of kit and top-notch safety. The Audi Q7 is still a better overall package, though.

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Trim: Momentum

The pick of the bunch. Adaptive cruise control, automatic headlights and wipers, leather seats, front and rear parking sensors, sat-nav, a 12.3in TFT screen with digital instruments, LED headlights, Bluetooth, 19in alloy wheels, climate control, an electric driver’s seats, heated front seats and keyless entry and start are all standard.

Engine: 2.0 T5 [250]

The entry-level petrol doesn't use a supercharger like the more powerful T6, but it is turbocharged. It has perfectly adequate performance for most situations (it'll hit 0-62mph in a claimed 7.9sec), but you do need to work it quite hard to realise that performance. It is pretty refined when revved, though, but while it'll reach 30mpg driven gently on the motorway, you'll struggle to hit 25mpg around town.


Key information

Doors5
Seats7
0-62 MPH7.7 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

31.7

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

356

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

199

g/km

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