She flies. That torque curve is unreal. After a week with the R-Spec I can say that the tight suspension handles uneven pavement better than I had expected. The cabin is very quiet and IMO the sound system is equal to the Audi with the Bang and Olufsen, as I tested the Audi and the Volvo the same day.
The adaptive cruise -
it makes the commute a breeze. I also like the interior design. I'm not a fan of shiny wood on the dash.
The gages are old school, simple and easy to read.
It needs a better Nav system. There are Hyundai's out there for a third the price with 3 times the nav system. Volvo should and can do better.