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2007 Volvo XC90 Review and Pictures

Summary
2007 Volvo XC90 is a luxury sports utility that can seat seven passengers. It has four doors.

What is New in 2007 Volvo XC90?
Additions include a more powerful engine, revised exterior styling, satellite radio-compatible head unit, tire-pressure monitoring system, and MP3 player input jack.

Introduction
2007 Volvo XC90 proves to be a safe and child-friendly SUV, although competitors offer more luxury and better performance vehicles.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2007 Volvo XC90 is available in three trims ranging from 3.2 to V8 Sport. Options include navigation system, heavily bolstered front seats, rear-seat entertainment system with dual screens, sunroof, leather upholstery, and dual-zone automatic climate control.

Powertrains and Performance
2007 Volvo XC90 offers standard 311hp 4.4-liter V8 engine or 235hp 3.2-liter I6 engine with six-speed automatic transmission and overdrive. It delivers 17-mpg in city and 22-mpg on highway.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors are attractive and comfortable with ergonomically seating systems. There is lot of storage spaces. Second and third row seats are cramped.

Safety Features
Standard safety features include seatbelt pretensioners, side airbags, anti-whiplash front seats, roll stability control, tire-pressure monitoring system, and On-Call telematics.

Driving Impressions
Adequate acceleration with soft suspension offer smooth ride although fuel economy is lacking. Ride quality is smooth and comfortable.

Pros
Safe and comfortable ride, lot of cargo space, good quality materials

Cons
Poor fuel economy, third and second row seats cramped

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  • Reilly

    This is a very good car. I own one and never broke down….. no problems whatsoever… Great review!

  • Fred

    Wow. What an incredible blog!! I can’t wait to spend this weekend reading past posts! There is so much information here. Thanks Austin!