|Model Tested: Volvo XC90 D5 AWD R-DesignPrice: £45,380 including optional metallic paint, sat-nav, heated seats, DVD entertainment system. The Volvo XC90 range starts at £36,045 for the ES specification, rising to £45,295 for the Executive trim level.|
|Good and BadGood Stuff: Good value proposition, solid build quality, safety, smooth gearbox, seven usable seats, good size boot.
Bad Stuff: Dated interior, 2.4 litre diesel outclassed by others, poor economy and emissions.
|PerformanceMaximum Speed: 127 mph
0-62 mph: 10.3 seconds
Economy and Costs
Official combined cycle fuel economy: 34.0 mpg
|Technical DetailsEngine: 2.4 litre five cylinder turbocharged diesel
Power: 197 bhp (200 PS)
Torque: 309 lb-ft (420 Nm)
Length: 4,807 mm