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2019 Volvo V90 Cross Country: A tougher, big wagon

The Volvo V90 Cross Country's more rugged looks and increased capability hopes to garner attention from SUV-hungry consumers.

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Compared to the standard V90 wagon, the V90 Cross Country features standard all-wheel drive and higher ride height for slightly improved off-road abilities.

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For tougher looks, plastic body cladding is installed. 

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While a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine with 250 horsepower is standard on the V90 Cross Country, this test car features an upgraded engine that's both turbo- and supercharged. It produces 316 horses and 295 pound-feet.

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An eight-speed automatic transmission comes standard on all V90 Cross Country models. 

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With the upgraded engine, the EPA estimates that the V90 Cross Country will return 20 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.

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Volvo says the V90 Cross Country will hit 60 mph in 5.8 seconds.

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Folding the second-row seats down opens up 53.9 cubic feet of cargo space inside the Cross Country.

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Handling infotainment inside is Volvo's Sensus system with a 9-inch touchscreen.

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Sensus comes standard with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

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The 2019 Volvo V90 Cross Country T6 begins at $57,345, which includes $995 for destination.

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