Will probably be a streamlined evolution of Volvo’s car design
The brand new flagship electrical SUV from Volvo can be revealed on November 9.
Its physique will characteristic easy and chic surfaces, with design impressed by yachts.
Volvo claims a low drag coefficient worth of simply 0.29 for a big seven-seater SUV.
EX90 has quick overhangs and a protracted wheelbase for maximising cabin house.
Anticipated to reach in India by 2024 as a rival to the Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV.
The brand new period for Volvo automobiles is coming and the primary mannequin from the present lineup to get replaced would be the XC90 full-size SUV. Its successor can be referred to as the EX90 and Volvo has revealed the primary teasers of its exterior design forward of the official debut scheduled for November 9.
The EX90 design combines unbelievable aerodynamic effectivity. Primarily based on the general silhouette teased, it’s going to preserve typical SUV proportions however every floor can be as easy and rounded as attainable. Volvo states it took inspiration from yacht design for the automobile to be elegant whereas nonetheless having a drag coefficient (Cd) worth of 0.29. The Scandinavian carmaker managed to attain this whereas introducing a brand new lidar system mounted on the entrance and centre of its roofline.
By way of seen design particulars, the EX90 looks like it’s going to retain the now iconic Thor’s hammer headlights and wheel covers for its giant alloy wheels for improved aero effectivity. The physique form options quick overhangs with the wheelbase maximised for cabin house. It has a skateboard structure with the batteries housed underneath the flat flooring of the seven-seater SUV.
Earlier teasers for the inside of the EX90 revealed the up to date dashboard structure. It’s an evolution of the present Volvo design with a bigger vertically oriented central touchscreen for the infotainment system, together with a simplified widescreen for the digital driver’s show.
The brand new structure focuses on offering solely probably the most related items of data from in entrance of the motive force and the remaining from the central display screen. It additionally has a brand new modern-looking steering wheel with contact controls.
The technical specs of the upcoming flagship Volvo SUV are awaited, however we all know will probably be well-packed with superior security and autonomous driving options. It’s anticipated to supply effectively over 600km of vary even with a robust dual-electric motor powertrain. The EX90 is predicted to come back to India by 2024 as a rival to the likes of the Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV.