The 2019 Volvo XC90 comes with two standard features namely the seven-seating capacity, and the oncoming mitigation by braking. On top of these additions, car buyers in Manhattan love the fact that this ride remains to have an elegant interior quality.

As for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class, there have been no major changes made. Expect an upscale cabin and three rows of spacious seats inside it.

Design & Style

With a solidly constructed body, there is a lot of great things to look forward to in the 2019 Volvo XC90. It knows how sportiness and modernity can affect your decision thus it made sure it has elements of both with its components. The car also combines leather and wood trim pieces that give it a classy vibe. It can seat up to seven people comfortably.

The Mercedes-Benz GLS also seats up to seven people. It has standard front seats, spacious second rows, but the third row feels a bit cramped for six-footers. High-end trim pieces are noticeable in the cabin of this SUV.

Technology & Safety

The 2019 Volvo XC90 knows that it is a winner in this aspect because it offers a lot in terms of technology and safety. It has a nine-inch touchscreen display that supports all the work done via its Sensus infotainment system. It has also been equipped with a dependable navigation system and a functional Bluetooth interface. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are supported. Pilot Assist for semiautonomous driving, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, lane departure warning and lane-keeping assist are among its driver aids.

The GLS has the seven-inch touchscreen to support its COMAND infotainment interface. It has a Bluetooth interface and HD radio, but it does not support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as a standard feature. Standard driver features include forward collision warning, attention and drowsiness monitoring, automatic emergency braking, and a rearview camera.


Offering three engine variations, plenty of power can be expected from the Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class. It has the standard twin-turbocharged V6 that gives it results of 362 horsepower. The other one is the twin-turbocharged V8 that produces 449 horsepower. The 5.5-liter, V8 engine is the last option which gives it results of 577 horsepower.

There are also three engine variations in the 2019 Volvo XC90. The standard turbo-four gives it 250 horsepower. The twin-charged T6 gives it 316 horsepower. The twin-charged, electrical motor combination in the T8 maximizes the output of 400 horsepower.

The Bottom Line

The 2019 Volvo XC90 knows how to give an exhilarating performance without compromising your safety. It has all the interior and exterior design qualities to love, plus it has been equipped with a long list of technology and safety features. Engines perform well at a better fuel efficiency rating when compared to the GLS.

Ready to Schedule a 2019 Volvo XC90 Test Drive Today?

Do you want to see and experience for yourself what this Volvo vehicle has to offer? Visit us at Volvo Cars Manhattan today! Our customer service representatives are knowledgeable and can provide pertinent advice regarding car purchase, servicing, financing, and more. Contact us today and book a test drive for the 2019 Volvo XC90 now!


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