The New, Award-Winning, Volvo S90 Flagship Launches, 2017 Volvo V40 T4 Hatchback Facelift with New Powertrain Debuts at the Motor Expo 2016
The New Volvo S90 Flagship Executive Sedan is set to shine at the Motor Expo 2016 after sweeping leading automotive awards worldwide this year. The New Volvo S90 – Innovation Made by Sweden - is the ultimatum of design – perfectly balanced and eye-catching. The car packs class-leading innovations, Scandinavian elegance & comfort, cutting edge technologies, and Volvo's legendary safety levels. At the Motor Expo 2016, Volvo V40 T4 Facelift also arrives with a fresh new look and new optimised powertrain; exactly what the premium hatchback lovers been yearning for.
Ms. Anette Andersson, Managing Director, Volvo Car (Thailand) Ltd., revealed, "This is an important step for Volvo in Thailand and we proudly present you two new Volvo models. First, our Flagship: The New Volvo S90 D4 Inscription premium executive sedan. The New Volvo S90 is a four-door, five-seat, premium sedan - a new flagship from Sweden, targeting the most discerning customers, including successful business people and executives. This group of customers wants a car that reflects their professionalism and social status, while providing modern technology that help simplify their lives and reduce the tension on the road. Volvo hopes that the introduction of The New Volvo S90 will delight the consumers and shake up the premium luxury sedan segment. In addition, we are also introducing the Volvo V40 T4 Facelift, the five-door sporty premium hatchback with a contemporary frontal update, at 1,749,000 Baht for those who book and receive the car within this year. We are confident that with our cutting-edge technologies, legendary safety standards, class-leading performance and fuel economy, plus superior after-sale service nationwide will definitely satisfy the needs of our target customers."
The New Volvo S90 is one of the examples reflecting Volvo's user-centric design concept, "Designed Around You." The New Volvo S90 is the premium executive sedan that stormed the automotive industry this year as it swept more than a dozen leading automotive awards worldwide including the Luxury Car of the Year award in the USA, Red Dot Design Award in Germany and the Annual Luxury Executive Sedan award in China. The New Volvo S90 is about Scandinavian characters and comfort, and also – not surprisingly as this is a Volvo - one of the most innovative and safest vehicles available to date.
Scalable Product Architecture is Volvo's advanced modular product platform underpinning all the 90 series Volvo. The structure allows wider passenger cabin and reduces the overall weight of the car, which in turn improves performance, fuel efficiency, and carbon emission. The car remains an easy drive, without compensating with its safety, due to the high-strength materials like Ultra-High Strength Boron Steel that boasts durability and flexibility.
Like its siblings XC90, The New S90 carries the proud and confident face of Volvo's new design language, along with classic Volvo styling cues. Key features include the iconic "Thor's Hammer" Full LED active high beam illumination and daytime running lights, the new grille and new Volvo Iron Mark, and the expressive use of the Volvo word mark on the rear. On the vehicle's rear-end, it is equipped with a unique C-shaped LED brake lights and VOLVO lettering. The vehicle has been significantly enlarged , now measuring a length of 4,963 mm, width of 1,879 mm, height of 1,443 mm, and with a long wheelbase of 2,941 mm, making the vehicle more spacious than before.
The New Volvo S90 D4 Inscription has the options of five exterior colors and 2 interior colors.
Onyx Black Metallic
Luminous Sand Metallic
Ice white Solid
Osmium Grey Metallic
Mussel Blue Metallic
The interior design que from the Volvo XC90 raised the bar with some stunning details on the new dashboard, the 12.3-in colour graphical driver display instrument panel, the natural Scandinavian wood accent of the interior, super soft Nappa leather upholstery, offering passengers with relaxation and comfort, the 9.0 touch screen at the center console, the new air blades that stand vertically on each side of the Sensus® , Clean Zone air purification system that filters dusts and pollen that can induce allergy, allowing the in-cabin air to feel as pure as the Swedish air. This 4-door large sedan is equipped with functionalities, including in-cabin cabinets, at the center console and arm rest at the middle of the back seat. The seat can be folded out 60/40%, increasing the trunk space, while allowing passenger to sit in one of the seats in the back seat.
Sensus Connect® technology and Bowers & Wilkins® audio system
All new Volvos are now connected, thanks to Volvo's connectivity offering called Sensus Connect, one of the world-first system which is compatible with the Apple CarPlay®. It allows for easier link-up of the iOS devices, such as iPhone, to the vehicle's built-in software where the iPhone screen can appear on the 9-inch display. The system boasts modernity, convenience, and safety. In addition, The New Volvo S90 comes equipped with one of the world best stereo systems, the Premium Sound by the Bowers & Wilkins ®, which was first equipped in the all-new XC90. This top performing sound system comes with 1,400 Watt, Class-D, 12-channel amplifier with 19 loudspeakers and a unique air-ventilated subwoofer delivers richer, deeper bass by drawing air in from outside the car so it can pulse more air through the speaker. There are three different 'Room Modes', which is a unique feature. The modes are 'Studio', 'Individual Stage' and 'Gothenburg Concert Hall', which has an acoustic design recreating the unique acoustic experience of the Gothenburg Concert Hall.
Intellisafe: The world's smart safety system
Volvo's overall safety offering, called IntelliSafe, encompasses both active and passive safety systems. The new Volvo S90 comes with Volvo's front lining technologies and forms the groundwork for Volvo's leadership in the field of autonomous drive, Pilot Assist. The second generation is a semi-autonomous driving system that helps adjust and control the steering inputs to keep the car properly aligned within lane markings up to motorway speeds of around 130 km/h on clearly marked roads and no longer needs to follow another car. Pilot Assist is another step towards Volvo's Vision 2020, which states that no one should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo by 2020.
The S90 is also equipped with the world's leading safety innovation, namely the Run-Off Road Mitigation that works between 65-140 kilometre/hour, including the City Safety system that is further extended in The New S90 with Large Animal Detection, designed to help keep you safe day and night.
DRIVE-E Powertrain technology
Besides the cutting edge innovation, the new S90 also boasts its performance and fuel efficiency. The New Volvo S90 D4 Inscription is available with Volvo's Drive-E Powertrain commonrail diesel twin-turbo with i-Art technology. Volvo's award-winning in-house developed 2.0-litre 4 cylinder engines form the basis of Volvo's powertrain offer with 8-speed automatic transmission, a maximum of 190hp, and 400Nm of torque at 1,750rpm-2,500rpm. There are 4 driving modes: Comfort, Eco, Dynamic, and Individual. The car accelerates from rest to 100km/h in just 8.2 seconds, with an average fuel consumption of 19.6 km/l, and has CO2 emission of 133 grams per kilometre.
Volvo reveals V40 T4 Facelift with new Powertrain at the Motor Expo 2016
Volvo introduces Volvo V40 T4 Facelift, the new sporty five-door premium hatchback, improved with many details blending the unique Scandinavian design and distinctive concave grille, new Volvo logo, and the Thor's Hammer headlights.
Equipped with the true innovation in powertrain and engine, the V40 T4 comes with the Drive-E powertrain and two-litre four-cylinder petrol engine, making it a fun, fast, responsive, and exciting drive without hampering the fuel efficiency. The T4 petrol engine offers 190 horsepower at 4,700 rpm, 300 Nm torque between 1,300 – 4,000 rpm. With 210 kilometre per hour top speed, the V40 T4 can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometre per hour in 6.9 seconds. The model's fuel consumption averages to 16.4 kilometre per litre and only emits 142 gram per 1 kilometre, transforming the drive into a new, exciting, dynamic and safe one.
Volvo XC90 D5 Momentum comes with New Powerful yet Efficient Diesel Powertrain
From its overwhelming success after the launch in March, Volvo XC90 D5 Momentum receives booking till next year. The car is powered by 2.0-liter diesel engine, offering 235 hp at 4,000 rpm, 480 Nm torque between 1,750 – 2,250 rpm via all-wheel drive system. The model's fuel consumption in the city and the suburb averages to 17.2 kilometre per liter and only emits 154 gram per 1 kilometre. The XC90 D5 Momentum with the new engine is more powerful, fuel efficient, and environmentally friendly. The model also offers one more exterior color, Osmium Grey Metallic, priced at 4,190,000 Baht.
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Every new Volvo vehicle purchased from Volvo Car (Thailand) authorised dealers comes with complimentary Volvo Maintenance for 5 years or 100,000 kilometres, Volvo Warranty for 3 years or 100,000 kilometres, and 24-hour Volvo Assistance for 3 years as part of the standard package.
Experience the world-class automotive innovation from Volvo at the Motor Expo 2016, from 1 – 12 December 2016 at B06 – 07 Booths, Challenger 2 Building, Impact Muangthong Thani. For more information, contact: 02-305-4499 or WWW.VOLVOCARS.COM/TH