Volvo is a reliable name when it comes to high-quality SUVs or luxury vehicles. The Swedish company has gained market confidence from their years of operation and whenever they have a new model to offer, car enthusiasts get all excited. Their upcoming model 2019 Volvo XC70 is one such vehicle that has received much love and has gained consumers’ loyalty over the past few years on the basis of its exemplary performance and heart-rending appearance.
The SUV is currently on their third generation of production (which was launched in 2007). The 2019 XC70 version will offer a refreshment and buyers can hope to find many new additions to this already popular model.
2019 Volvo XC70 With New Design
The upcoming 2019 Volvo XC70 is developed on a platform that is known as the Volvo Scalable Product architecture. This same platform is used for other ruling Volvo models as well, including Volvo XC90. So for its sculpture, we get a streamlined, wagon body design which is perfectly suited for roughest off-road adventures. The front fascia of this SUV is being completely changed over. Some prominent changes include an addition of 2 air vents on each side of its front bumper. Also, its off-road capabilities require better ground clearance, which it has been provided with.
Cosmetic changes include a reinvented grille, which now exhibits vertically placed bards with Volvo’s trademark logo shining brightly at the front. LED headlights have been provided with and along with them, there is an interesting pair of ‘Thor’s Hammer’ daytime running light. In fact, this latest LED technology has also made its place in the rear part, in its taillights. This crossover is also going to come with a changed wheelbase and different alloy wheels.
The new Volvo XC70 for 2019 is a five-seater crossover SUV. It is developed for the regular size families and has some kind form of the wagon SUV style. The driver is going to enjoy himself for XC70 has a power steering with numerous control buttons. So he gets to operate his vehicle the way he wants. Several next generation devices have been used. With features like Navigation and Google Maps within fingertips, drivers will have total control.
Comfort has been looked after since the interior consist of premium quality leather upholstery. Adequate safety features shall also be provided with. For infotainment, there is a TFT 7-inch screen connected to 5 speakers, so great sound quality is the least you can hope for. Then there’s satellite radio, interior temperature control, GPS, GSM, digital sound system, weather updates, Bluetooth, WI-Fi, and Smartphone connectivity.
2019 Volvo XC70 Powertrain and Specs
On the US market, this new crossover will be offered with a 3.0-liter turbo-petrol engine with almost 300 hp. This engine is mated with the eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive configurations. On some markets, the new Volvo XC70 2019 will be offered with a diesel engine as an option. One of them would be a D5 twin turbo unit with 228 hp.
2019 Volvo XC70 Release Date and Price
The initial price for base models is around $ 39,000. This wagon based crossover SUV will be available in showrooms in the first quarter of 2019. The full review you can find at SUV Trend.