Remember the car in 3 Idiots driven by R. Madhavan in which Sharman Joshi kidnaps Kareena on her wedding day? It was a Passion Red colored XC90 of Volvo

Unveiled at the Detroit Motor Show in the year 2002, the Volvo XC90 is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV. It is Volvo's best selling vehicle in the United States of America and is well sought after around the globe. The XC90 is mainly produced in Sweden at the Torslanda Plant of Volvo.

In the year 2007, the XC90 was released with an updated restyled front and rear with a revised interior. The car has been modified over the years with the current model giving choice of a 4.4 L V8 AWD engine which gives a 315 hp / 440 Nm torque and a 3.2 L AWD engine with a 238 hp / 320 Nm torque for the petrol engine. The diesel version of XC90 has a D5 AWD engine with 185hp / 400 Nm torque.

Volvo models are well known for the safety features such as the dynamic safety traction control, whiplash protection system, side impact protection system, rollover protection system and emergency brake assist. The front end of the car is designed specifically to soak up any frontal impact. It also is designed such that if any pedestrian collides with the vehicle he would be deflected up on to the hood and not underneath the tires of the vehicle. With reinforced roof, XC90 ensures passenger safety even in case of roll over.