2020 Volvo Models NJ

We spoke in depth about the awards won by the 2019 Volvo model lineup in a previous blog post. Not much has changed for the 2020 Volvo model lineup, as our vehicles have taken home a number of prestigious honors!

Volvo is always a safe bet, which is evident by the number of 2020 models receiving a 5-star overall safety rating based on collision testing done by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) including:

  • 2020 Volvo S60
  • 2020 Volvo V60
  • 2020 Volvo XC40
  • 2020 Volvo XC60
  • 2020 Volvo XC90

IIHS Top Safety Picks

2020 Volvo XC60 S60 IIHS Top Safety Pick

2020 Volvo XC60

Staying on the topic of safety, the 2020 Volvo XC60 has been named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Winning this award 10 years in a row, the XC60 received the highest score of Good in:

  • Driver-side small overlap front impact testing
  • Driver-side moderate overlap front impact testing
  • Passenger-side small overlap front impact testing
  • Side impact testing
  • Roof strength testing
  • Head restraint testing

The XC60 also scored a superior rating for vehicle-to-vehicle front crash prevention because of the use of City Safety that will warn you when there's another vehicle, pedestrian or cyclist in your path & can automatically apply the brakes if necessary to stop an accident from happening.

2020 Volvo S60

The IIHS Top Safety Pick designation was also awarded to the 2020 Volvo S60. In addition to the high scores received by the XC60, this luxury sedan also received the top rating of Good for the headlights available in the Advanced Package and a superior rating for vehicle-to-pedestrian front crash prevention.

2020 Volvo S90 AAA Awards

2020 Volvo S90: AAA Car Guide Best Overall Vehicle

The AAA Car Guide (formerly the AAA Green Car Guide) has come out and declared 2020 Volvo S90 T8 eAWD R-Design plug-in hybrid electric vehicle as the Best Overall Vehicle, along with the Best Large Vehicle and Best Over $50,000. AAA tested numerous cars, SUVs, minivans and trucks containing the latest tech including at least one advanced driver-assistance system feature factoring in 13 categories including:

  • Emissions
  • Fuel economy
  • Crashworthiness
  • Braking
  • Acceleration
  • Handling
  • Cargo-carrying capacity
  • Ride quality
  • Interior noise
  • Ease of entry and exit
  • Maneuverability
  • Roominess
  • Visibility
2020 Volvo XC40 Good Housekeeping Award

2020 Volvo XC40: 5 Awards

As the most-awarded Volvo model from last year, the 2020 XC40 returns with some prestigious accolades including being named an IIHS Top Safety Pick like the previous models listed. Good Housekeeping also deemed the XC40 as one of their Best New Family Cars of 2020 because of the following factors:

  • Lots of standard safety tech like automatic braking
  • Available semi-autonomous driving capability
  • Smooth & refined ride
  • Comfy & spacious interior
  • Details like a hook in the glovebox & a divider in the trunk storage area

The 2020 Volvo XC40 received recognition from Kelley Blue Book as the Best Subcompact Luxury SUV as part of their annual Best Resale Value Awards, as well as winning the Car and Driver Editors' Choice Award. The XC40 is also the only Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy in the Premium Subcompact Crossover/SUV category that also contains these other popular models in North NJ:

  • 2020 Audi Q3
  • 2020 BMW X1 & X2
  • 2020 Jaguar E-PACE
  • 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque
  • 2020 Lexus UX
  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class
2020 Volvo XC90 Awards

2020 Volvo XC90: 3 Awards

The Volvo XC90 model was named as one of AutoTrader’s 15 Best Cars of the Decade that just passed and the 2020 edition starts off this decade right, evident by the numerous accolades received by the SUV. For starters, it’s one of the just 2 models that earned the Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy award in the Premium Midsize Crossover/SUV category that also includes:

  • 2020 Acura MDX
  • 2020 BMW X5 & X6
  • 2020 Buick Enclave
  • 2020 Cadillac XT5 & XT6
  • 2020 INFINITI QX60
  • 2020 Land Rover Discovery & Range Rover Sport
  • 2020 Lexus GX 460 & RX
  • 2020 Lincoln Aviator & Nautilus
  • 2020 Maserati Levante
  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz G-Class & GLE-Class
  • 2020 Porsche Cayenne

Parents Magazine also declared the 2020 Volvo XC90 as one of the 10 Best Luxury Cars for Families because of how the SUV impressed their certified child-passenger safety technician along with its chic appearance, ability to fit up to 4 car seats or boosters and well-performing braking & suspension systems.

The plug-in hybrid version of the XC90 was named as the Mid-Size Luxury SUV of Texas by the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) because of the T8 Inscription's combination of safety, ability to take on tough terrains and luxury seen in items like the crystal gearshift & upscale materials.

2020 Volvo V60 Award Winning Interior

2020 Volvo V60’s Award-Winning Interior

If you’re looking to feel at home inside your next luxury vehicle, then you’ll be happy to know that the 2020 Volvo V60 has one of Autotrader’s 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000! This luxury wagon made the list because of its balance of value & utility within our brand's minimalist Scandinavian design language featuring an optional wool-like plaid-patterned interior & an intuitive 9" touchscreen display.

2020 Volvo V90 Kelley Blue Book Award

2020 Volvo V90: Maintaining Value & Luxury

Last but certainly not least is the 2020 Volvo V90 that takes home 2 prestigious awards. The first is winning the ALG Residual Value Award for the second year in a row in the Premium Full Size segment because it’s predicted that this luxury wagon will retain the highest percentage of its MSRP in a 3-year period.

Kelley Blue Book also declared the Volvo V90 as the Best Luxury Car in their 2020 Lowest 5-Year Cost to Own Awards. That’s because of calculations made by Kelley Blue Book factoring many aspects of the vehicle including:

  • Depreciation based on the reputation of the model & brand
  • Insurance rates
  • Fuel economy
  • Interest rates

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