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Hi All. I live in Central Florida (near to Disney WorId!) and just bought my first Volvo. It is the 2019 XC90 T6 R Design. I've had it for around 2 weeks, and love most things about it, but there are a couple of issues with the interior that I find a bit frustrating and wonder what others on this forum thought?

My first issue is with the relative lack of storage space in the front of the cabin. I have owned a few different "family friendly" SUV's and find that the XC90 has the least storage space of all the SUV's I have owned. I also find not having somewhere I can rest my right arm whilst driving a little frustrating. Having a larger center console would address both of these issues. What do others think?

Also, I find that the 2 drink holders contained in the rear center seat rest are extremely small. So much so, that neither of my children's beakers can fit in them. I would love to know the rationale of the Volvo designers that made the rear drink holders smaller than the two front ones? As a result, my children either have to get much smaller beakers, or rest their current beakers on the floor. Their beakers are not that big (diameters are slightly larger than a can of soda), so I don't think I am being unfair in saying that the rear drink holders design could have been a bit better.

Other than these minor gripes, I love my new XC90. The driving experience is spectacular, and it is so technologically advanced, that I am waiting for the software upgrade where it will calculate and file my taxes for me!
 
Hi All, just introducing myself, live in Houston, own a pearl white XC90 T6 AWD with Amber interior. Love it.
 
Greetings from Germany! I’m US military employee, so got a US spec at an amazing price: $50900 for 2019 XC90 AWD T5 Momentum, Denim Blue, Black Leather, Advanced and Multimedia packages, 2nd row pull-up sun curtains, child booster seat integrated, Heated Rear Seats

No tax either ;)
 
Greetings from Germany! I’m US military employee, so got a US spec at an amazing price: $50900 for 2019 XC90 AWD T5 Momentum, Denim Blue, Black Leather, Advanced and Multimedia packages, 2nd row pull-up sun curtains, child booster seat integrated, Heated Rear Seats

No tax either ;)
Congrats and welcome aboard
 
Greetings all! Introducing myself to the group. Just added a new Volvo to the family after previously driving two generations of S60, a V60 Cross Country and now a 2019 XC90 T6 Momentum. Really enjoying the evolution of Volvo line!
 
Greetings all! Introducing myself to the group. Just added a new Volvo to the family after previously driving two generations of S60, a V60 Cross Country and now a 2019 XC90 T6 Momentum. Really enjoying the evolution of Volvo line!
Welcome @diallog
 
Hello everyone! Introducing myself from Central IL and I just got my first Volvo (XC40 T5 Momentum) in July and so far really enjoying it. I hope it offers me years of trouble free enjoyment!
 
Hello everyone. 2 months ago I traded my 2011 S60 T6 for a 2019 XC90 T6 Momentum, Osmium Grey with Maroon interior. Thanks to Kris Rifas YouTube review of his XC90 I had to get one for myself. What a awesome car, this is my 8th Volvo. Volvo For Life.




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Hello. Just introducing myself to the group. 2016 xc90 inscription which we've had for 2 years and have recently paid off. It basically has everything but HUD. xc90.jpg
 
Hi, we just got our XC90 Inscription, love it.



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Hello, all. On January 5, 2019, my wife and I were at a Honda/Subaru/Volvo dealership shopping for a Subaru Forester to replace my 2011 Lexus CT200h with 180k miles on it. My wife saw an XC90 in the showroom as we were waiting. She drove home with a new 2019 Denim Blue Momentum XC90 T6 and I have on order a new Forester Touring model. What an expensive weekend! We weren't expecting to replace her Honda Pilot (2015) that day, but needless to say, she is VERY happy with the Volvo. We were both blown away with the caliber of the build and the tech. It's more luxurious than anything we've seen before. She said this will be her forever car. We got a great trade-in on her Pilot - $23,000, plus we got a $1500 discount on the vehicle plus a $2500 rebate. Now, to learn how to use all the features... which will be fun!
 
Hello, all. On January 5, 2019, my wife and I were at a Honda/Subaru/Volvo dealership shopping for a Subaru Forester to replace my 2011 Lexus CT200h with 180k miles on it. My wife saw an XC90 in the showroom as we were waiting. She drove home with a new 2019 Denim Blue Momentum XC90 T6 and I have on order a new Forester Touring model. What an expensive weekend! We weren't expecting to replace her Honda Pilot (2015) that day, but needless to say, she is VERY happy with the Volvo. We were both blown away with the caliber of the build and the tech. It's more luxurious than anything we've seen before. She said this will be her forever car. We got a great trade-in on her Pilot - $23,000, plus we got a $1500 discount on the vehicle plus a $2500 rebate. Now, to learn how to use all the features... which will be fun!
Congrats and welcome to the Volvo family! I got the Denim Blue as well; love that color!
 


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