Volvo Momentum vs. Inscription Comparison


If you're shopping for a new SUV in our new Volvo cars for sale, you've probably narrowed it down to the new Volvo XC60 or the Volvo XC90. But which trim model should you choose? Many of our customers want to know about the Volvo Momentum vs. Inscription and the features that come standard on each trim tier.

Thankfully, our Volvo dealer near St. Augustine is here to help. Let's look at the notable highlights found on the Inscription and Momentum trims to help you with your research. The true test, of course, is how the vehicle feels to you. We invite you to visit our dealership to take a test drive in each of these models.

Volvo XC60 Momentum vs. Inscription

Have you decided on the new Volvo XC60 for your garage? If so, you might be trying to decide between the XC60 Momentum and XC60 Inscription trim models. The exterior of the new Volvo XC60 boasts 18-inch silver alloy wheels with five "Y" spokes and dual visible tailpipes with chrome sleeves. The interior offers the luxury of leather upholstery and the refinement of linear lime wood inlays. As far as safety and technology, the XC60 Momentum comes standard with a Lane Keeping Aid, a 12.3-inch digital driver display, and high-performance sound.

Drivers who upgrade to the top-of-the-line XC60 Inscription will have an interior with ventilated Nappa leather and linear lime wood inlays. The exterior of the XC60 Inscription offers a few subtle changes - most notably, the dual integrated tailpipes and 19-inch 10-spoke black diamond-cut alloy wheels. The same Lane Keeping Aid and 12.3-inch display are found on the XC60 Inscription, but the audio is upgraded to a Harman Kardon premium sound system. Both trims also give you the ride quality of a dynamic chassis.

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Volvo XC90 Momentum vs. Inscription

Congratulations on choosing the new Volvo XC90 luxury SUV. If you are at the point of knowing which SUV will find a home in your driveway but are wondering about the T5 vs. T6 powertrain or confused about standard features on the Volvo XC90 T6 Momentum, then you're in luck! Our dealership is here to help.

The 2021 Volvo XC90 Inscription arrives with several notable highlights and amenities. As you approach this new luxury SUV for sale, your eyes will notice the 19-inch 6-spoke turbine sparkling silver alloy wheels and dual integrated tailpipes. Sliding inside, you'll experience the feel of leather upholstery and linear walnut decor inlays. This new Volvo vehicle also arrives with the advanced safety of a Lane Keeping Aid system and the convenience of a 12.3-inch digital driver display to control the high-performance sound system.

If you're considering the XC90 Inscription, it's likely because the flagship model comes standard with 20-inch 10-spoke black diamond-cut alloy wheels and dual integrated tailpipes. The interior boasts the refined luxury of ventilated Nappa leather and gray ash inlays. When you upgrade your drive to the new XC90, you also upgrade the soundtrack of your ride with Harman Kardon premium sound.

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T5 vs. T6 Powertrain Features

After you decide on the trim model that gives you the features and luxuries you enjoy, you'll want to choose a powertrain that gives you the performance you expect. The Volvo XC60 T5 FWD Inscription is a front-wheel-drive powertrain that produces 250 horsepower. If you want the prowess of 316 horsepower and the handling performance of all-wheel drive, then upgrade to the T6 AWD Inscription with an engine that is supercharged and turbocharged.

The same performance stats apply to the new Volvo XC90 for sale. The XC90 T5 Momentum seven-passenger comes with a front-wheel-drive powertrain and 250 horsepower from a turbocharged engine. The T6 AWD Inscription six-passenger and seven-passenger SUVs each give you all-wheel-drive handling for powering through the corners and enhanced grip on slippery roads in Jacksonville.

Learn The 2022 Volvo Momentum vs. Inscription Trims For This Year

One of our most popular SUV models is back yet again to deliver premium luxury performance and smart safety features to families like yours. The 2022 Volvo XC60 comes in three distinct trims, two of which you should be plenty familiar with: Inscription, Momentum, and R-Design. Here's how some of your favorite trim levels and styles are making their way to the top of the SUV standings in 2022.

The 2022 Volvo XC60 B5 Inscription trim is available with both all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive and in nine exterior colors. An 8-speed automatic transmission guides an SUV that has room for five. The Inscription trim level has a distinct style all her own that really makes a big impression as soon as you arrive.

The 2022 Volvo XC90 T6 Inscription gives you all the style you're looking for but adds some powerful burst into the fold. A supercharged setup makes this broad-shouldered beast a peppy pick-me-up that's also fun to drive. Expect an engaging performance every time you take the wheel If you're a fan of getting instant acceleration, you should definitely consider this high-paced hauler.

Our 2022 Volvo XC60 B5 Momentum boasts a 2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas engine that's efficient, persistent, and impressive. This is a handsome trim level inside and out. You'll enjoy what this model brings to the table. Test her out on the highway, in the city, and anywhere else you want to go. With added interior space and comfortable seating options, the Volvo XC60 T5 Momentum trim is a fan favorite of families that love to chase down a good time when the weekend rolls around.

Wondering what you get when you sign up for the 2022 Volvo XC90 T5 Momentum trim level? You're not the only one. Drivers in our showroom get super excited when we tell them about these standout features that shine bright in this five-seat SUV model:

  • Hands-free power liftgate
  • Driver memory settings
  • Heated front seats (all-wheel drive only)
  • Wireless charging pad


What is the difference between the Volvo Momentum vs. Inscription?

The XC60 and XC90 Momentum trims come standard with a grainer, more textured leather, while Inscription models feature a softer, smoother Nappa leather. Inscription models also come standard with a leather dashboard.

What is the difference between the Volvo S90 Momentum and Inscription?

The Inscription trim models offer more luxury-focused features than Momentum models, as well as the available performance of a T6 powertrain that produces 310 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

What is the Volvo Inscription package?

The Inscription trim models on the Volvo XC60 and XC90 SUVs offer special alloy wheels, ventilated Nappa leather, a premium sound system, and a touring chassis for comfort and luxury.

What is the Volvo Momentum package?

The Momentum trim models on the Volvo XC60 and XC90 SUVs provide leather upholstery, walnut inlays, a high-performance sound system, and a 12.3-inch digital driver display.

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Now that you know more about how the Volvo Momentum vs. Inscription trim models compare and the powertrain options on the T5 vs. T6, you'll want to apply for lease specials on new Volvo SUVs. Our finance team is ready to take you through our credit application and help you find a Volvo XC60 finance offer. Take the short drive to our new car dealership today.

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