The new six-seat configuration available in the 2020 Volvo XC90 is one of the reasons why car buyers want to ride one. The lovely interior is also giving it the edge over its rivals in its class.

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, on the other hand, has upgraded its list of standard features to include those that were listed among its available driver aids in the past. It also has lots of cargo space, with three rows of spacious seats that can accommodate a maximum of seven adults.

Design & Style

The 2020 Volvo XC90 is best described with its refreshed exterior. Inside it, there is the allowable six-seat layout, which can be achieved if you trade the second-row seat is traded for captain's chairs. The cabin has a generous amount of headroom and legroom, thus giving all passengers more room to move around especially during a long trip. It has the nicest cabin. Thanks to its breathtaking materials.

As for the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, you will notice rougher and less-defined edges when compared to the Ascent's curvy exterior. This rugged look may be appreciated by tough guys, but it is not as attractive to other demographics. Inside the car, you will appreciate the amount of space it has been gifted with, but all-in-all, it just fails to impress with its cheap cabin materials.

Technology & Safety

The 2020 XC90 has the Sensus infotainment system. This is paired with a nine-inch touch screen that supports a lot of functions including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It is also blessed with 10-speaker audio, two USB ports, a navigation system, and Bluetooth. Standard safety features include the rearview camera, rear parking sensors, adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, lane departure warning, forward collision warning, lane keep assist, road sign recognition, and a driver drowsiness monitor.

In the case of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, it also has a 6.5-inch touchscreen display with its Mirror Link infotainment system. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are also supported. It has a USB port, and a Bluetooth interface as well. Forward collision warning, pre-collision braking, and the automatic emergency braking are among its driver aids.


The XC90 gives you three engine options. One is the base trim T5 which has a turbocharged four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine, enough to yield 250 horsepower. The second type is the T6 that combines a supercharged and turbocharged engine to put out 316 horsepower. The last type is the T8 that combines the twin-charged engine with an electric motor, thus producing 400 horsepower. Providing power for the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, on the other hand, is a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine that turbocharges it to result in 235 horsepower and 258lb-ft of torque.

The Bottom Line

The Volvo XC90 is a great SUV for a larger family. It is packed with a long list of features that is perfect for its outstanding look. It also has powerful engines to meet your requirements.

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