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2011 Volvo XC90 Technical Specifications
ENGINE
  3.2 V8
Name B6324S5 B8444S
Type Six-cylinder Engine Naturally aspirated Eight-cylinder Engine Naturally aspirated
Configuration AWD/FWD AWD
Displacement 3.2 Liters 4.4 Liters
Engine Bore 3.31 in. 3.7 in.
Engine Stroke 3.78 in. 3.13 in.
Horsepower 240 hp 311 hp
Horsepower Rev 6200 rpm 5850 rpm
Torque 236 lb-ft 325 lb-ft
Torque Rev 3200 rpm 3900 rpm
Compression ratio 10,8:1 10,4:1
Valves, no / cylinder 4 ea. 4 ea.
Engine management system Integrated fuel (SFI) / ignition control system Integrated fuel (SFI) / ignition control system
Ignition sequence 1 - 5 - 3 - 6 - 2 - 4 1 - 8 - 4 - 3 - 6 - 5 - 7 - 2
Max engine speed 6500 rpm 6500 rpm
Fuel type Gasoline Gasoline
Environmental Classification ULEV-II ULEV-II
TRANSMISSION
Type Automatic -- AW TF-80SC
Gear ratios 
1st 4.148
2nd 2.37
3rd 1.556
4th 1.155
5th 0.859
6th 0.686
Reverse Gear 3.394
Automatic Gearbox / final drive 4.06 3.33
SUSPENSION
Front MacPherson Strut, Coil Springs, Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
Rear Independent Suspension with Coil Springs, Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
STEERING
Steering (angle/angle) (17"&18"/Sport&Exec,19") 15,9 m / 15,9 m
Turning circle (Curb to curb) (17"&18"/Sport&Exec,19") 12,5 m / 13,1 m
Turning circle (Wall to wall) (17"&18"/Sport&Exec,19") 12,7 m / 13,3 m
Turns of steering wheel end to end (17"&18"/Sport&Exec,19") 2,7 / 2,5
BRAKES
Braking system Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Electronic Brake Assistance (EBA)
Brake disc diameter f/r 13.2 in. / 12.1 in.
Brake disc thickness f/r 1.1 in. / 0.7 in.
Braking distance 100-0 141.0 f.

Source: Volvo