Volvo XC90

Price $59,150 – $81,650
Fuel consumption 8.3 – 11.5 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 77%(view ratings)
Winner of several awards since its arrival on the market two years ago, the XC90 starts at approximately $60,000. It's available in three versions—Momentum, R-Design and Inscription—with a choice of three engines that range from 250 to 400 horsepower. The T8 plug-in hybrid has an operating range of about 40 kilometres in fully electric mode. As with all Volvos, the XC90 boasts superior safety characteristics.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 77%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2018



  • Exemplary driving position and seats
  • Agile and stable for their size and weight
  • Smooth, quiet ride
  • Surprising performance for the displacement


  • Expect to be bumped around if the road isn't smooth
  • Third bench quite tight
  • Reliability has yet to be proven