Volvo to launch S80, XC90 in India in September 2007

New Delhi: Swedish carmaker Volvo has announced plans to launch its sedan S80 and the sport-utility vehicle XC90 by next month through its subsidiary, Volvo Cars India.

Both models will be available in petrol and diesel variants, with a 3.2-litre and 4.4-litre engine for the petrol variant, and a 2.5-litre engine in the diesel variant.

The company has a dealership each in Delhi, Mumbai and Chandigarh. Volvo Cars would initially import both models as completely built units.

Volvo has priced the petrol variant of the S80 in the range of Rs39 lakh to Rs40.7 lakh, with the price of the diesel variant ranging from Rs38 lakh to Rs39.6 lakh.

The XC90 petrol variant is priced in the range of Rs46 lakh to Rs48 lakh, and the diesel version of the SUV between Rs45 lakh to Rs47 lakh. The prices are not likely to vary between the three cities where the company has its dealerships.