Read our most comprehensive review of the Volvo V90 2018 Specification standard features, trim levels, and available options. Additional new features for the Volvo V90 2018 Specification include a heated steering wheel, and optional heated and power operated front seats on lower-trim models with cloth upholstery. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. In addition to the gas-only model, the Volvo V90 2018 Specification is also available as a hybrid with all-wheel drive as standard.
- Many trims to choose from
- Comfortable and spacious interior
- An 8.4-inch infotainment screen on most trims
YOU WON’T LIKE
- Choppy ride in SE trim
- Subpar interior fit and finish
- Sloppy handling and steering
In a 2017 comparison test that included the Kia and Jeep, the Volvo V90 2018 Specification placed fifth. Handling also proved to be another Volvo V90 2018 Specification weak spot and we found the steering to be numb.
The Volvo V90 2018 Specification, on the other hand, is a better package, as we noted in a 2017 First Test, thanks to its smooth powertrain and well-calibrated brakes that smoothly transition between regenerative and mechanical braking. However, since it isn’t a plug-in hybrid, the Volvo V90 2018 Specification doesn’t have much EV mode range and can only travel around 0.5 miles on electricity.A rearview camera with rear parking sensors is now standard on all models.
The car is the only Volvo V90 2018 Specification trim level that can be had with a cool two-tone exterior color scheme. The ride itself was smooth, and road imperfections were barely felt.”