The gorgeous Shweta Nanda Bachchan turned showstopper for the all-new Volvo S90 sedan at a fashion event of designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla. The S90 sedan, flaunting Volvo's Scandinavian design philosohply and dressed in mussel blue, was driven down the ramp amidst all the razzmatazz by the charming Jesse Randhawa. The event witnessed the presence of Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Karan Johar, Sussanne Khan, Sonali Bendre, Abhishek Kapoor, Shobhaa De, Namrata Dutt, Shaina NC among others. The sedan was launched last week at Rs. 53.50 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom, Mumbai without Octroi) in the Indian market.
Tom von Bonsdorff, MD, Volvo Auto India was delighted to state, “Volvo S90 is a testimony to immaculate design, precision and luxury extraordinaire. With ' Khosla Jani's' international label defining the essence of our carline, it is only obvious that we joined hands to display the best, to our discerning audience” Being based on the globally acclaimed ‘Concept Coupe’, Volvo S90 boasts of chrome finished front grille, signature Volvo Ironmark and Full-LED Thor’s Hammer headlights. The cabin comprises of leather dashboard, while the centre console is finished in natural-finish walnut wood encased in a single piece chrome. In addition, exquisite features like four zone interior air conditioner, sunroof, perforated front seats, and Bower and Wilkins sound system with 19 speakers and a subwoofer come as standard on the S90.
Volvo S90 is equipped with a sub 2.0L diesel engine that delivers 190bhp of top power and 400Nm of peak torque. The engine is an inline 4 cylinder turbocharged from the Drive-E family is Euro 6 compliant. It is linked to an 8-speed automatic gearbox which sends the power to the front wheels. It rides on a FOUR-C Chassis with 3 drive modes – Eco, Comfort and Dynamic. Moreover, an independent Air Suspension does duties on rear wheels, while the tyres come with noise cancellation technology. As for safety of the occupants, Volvo S90 comes equipped with Lane Keeping Aid, Run Off-Road Protection, Emergency Brake Assist, Seatbelt Pretensioners for all seats, Child Booster Cushion and many such premium features.