Spied – India-bound 2015 Volvo XC90 caught testing ahead of its Paris debut

Posted on: Jul 2, 2014 - 11:20am IST

The 2015 Volvo XC90 was caught on test recently in Europe. The second generation XC90 has been confirmed for a debut at the Paris Motor Show which takes place in the first week of October this year.

Spied on test 2015 Volvo XC90 rear quarter
The 2015 XC90 will have its global debut at the Paris Motor Show this October.

The new XC90 will be the first car to make use of Volvo’s new SPA (Scalable Product Architecture). The SUV is expected to weigh less compared to its predecessor, and would likely be powered by four-cylinder turbocharged petrol and diesel engines. So far, Volvo have revealed the interior of the car, which they claim is the most luxurious Volvo till date.

Spied on test 2015 Volvo XC90 rear
The new XC90 will be based on the Volvo’s SPA platform.

Last week, Volvo confirmed that the 2015 XC90 will receive the new Android Auto multimedia system. Announced by Google at their I/O developers conference, the system claims to seamlessly pair with the owner’s Android device and offer applications such as Google Search, Google Maps, Google Play Music and Spotify on the XC90’s large centrally mounted touchscreen display. For Apple users, Volvo will offer the CarPlay system.

The second gen XC90 will likely enter production later this year or early next year. An Indian launch is expected to take place around the middle of 2015.

Competitors: Mercedes GL Class, BMW X5, Audi Q7

Expected Price: INR 70-90 lakhs

2015 Volvo XC90 – Image Gallery

[Spy Images from – Auto Blog]

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