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First official images reveal luxurious interior with touchscreen control system Volvo has released the first official images of the new Volvo XC90 and they are all of the cars luxurious new interior – we will have to wait until August for the full external reveal.Todays images show us an uncluttered dashboard complete with a touchscreen control console and a cabin finished in upmarket materials including leather and wood. The gear-lever is made from crystal glass by Orrefors, a famous Swedish glass maker, and the button to start and stop the engine, along with the volume control for the stereo, has been given a diamond-cut finish. Talking about the new interior, Thomas Ingenlath, senior vice president design at Volvo, said: “The most striking feature is a tablet-like touch screen control console, which forms the heart of an all-new in-car control system.”Volvo says the system is virtually button free and will allow drivers to control the car as well as access a range of Internet-based products and services.“Having all functions present all the time makes the touch screen exceptionally user-friendly. The spacious layout also promotes smooth interaction without distraction,” said Ingenlath.