Volvo s80 Review – Volvo S80 is a mid-size executive sedan from Swedish automaker Volvo Cars, and rear-wheel drive 1998 Volvo 960 saloon at the start of the series. Volvo S80 Gothenburg, Sweden, was built at Torslanda activities. Different from most Volvo models, it is not a first-generation version of the estate. The third generation V70 wagon estate version for the second generation S80 saloon marketed as. It is a major product overhaul at Volvo, including a luxury large estate and saloon a part of. It is the flagship model in the Volvo. The second generation Volvo S80, in June 2007, the “good” Insurance Institute of Highway Safety frontal, the side crash test ratings for performance, and rear impact, earning IIHS Top Safety liked it. The second generation S80 is a part of the more robust chassis design better than the previous model.
The first generation of Volvo S80
The first generation Volvo S80 is based on the P2 platform. More than 368,000 first generation S80s were built before the introduction of the new model. The whiplash protection system, side impact protection system S80 and WHIPS system, including security, are equipped with. S80 is a transverse mounted engine is a straight six engine featured. The six-cylinder engine with existing manual gearbox fit in the engine bay, so their own Volvo, M65 development. It has an environmental specification, such as Textile, fuel and vehicle dismantling of the production cycle as allergens from the ceiling.
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S80 first with four different engines available. It was the beginning of a series of 104 kilowatts for a detuned 2.4-liter cylinder. It was a compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) version available. Fully tuned version of the 125 kilowatts. Next up was a 2.9-liter 144 kilowatts’s six-cylinder, 200 kW T6, and finally, the 103 kW 2.5-liter Volkswagen-sourced turbocharged direct injection diesel engine. 2.9 has a straight six engine, while the T6 twin-turbo version is powered by a destroked.
Volvo S80 Safety
EuroNCAP tested the first generation Volvo S80, 1998-2003 running. They have a left hand drive, 4 door saloon, registered in 2000 in front seatbelt pretensioners, seatbelt nuisance, as well as front, side body, and check with airbags, including. Pedestrians car, on foot of a very aggressive front face, which is just 2 for 4 for pedestrian safety score. Despite this EuroNCAP, the statement “This great Volvo is very safe and have a good all round performance” of the conflict within the adult protection to the car.
The second generation Volvo S80
The second generation S80 is the Geneva Motor Show on February 28 at the start of 2006, with sales in June. The new S80 features a four-wheel drive and a new 3.2-liter straight-six engine, together with the 4.4-liter V8 engine. The second generation Volvo S80 saloon first model available with Volvo’s compact, a 315 PS and torque of 440 newton Volvo Cars engine unit Skövde and Yamaha, jointly developed by transversely fitted V8 with a power output meter but built by Yamaha in Japan. The engine has four catalytic converters and advanced electronics. Featuring high-strength boron steel structure for safety.
The second-generation S80 IIHS 2007 Top Safety Pick award overall security. In addition, the Volvo S80 IIHS Top Safety in November 2008, the prize will be awarded. The new S80 Ford EUCD platform, Ford’s S-MAX, Mondeo and Galaxy large chunk like Mono, depending on the vehicle used. Volvo’s new S80 personal car communicator with a remote control with optional features.
Volvo S80 2010 Update
Games features five liter cylinder twin-turbo 2.4-D5 diesel that choice, 2.4-liter diesel engine or a 1.6-liter diesel engine is included. 2.5T and 2.5FT more power and lower fuel costs of production have been changed. Also Yamaha – based V8 engine strike update. The car’s exterior is a lower, wider stance and give the S80 is stable. More Chrome prepared in front of, and behind the front door S80 Executive was like to be added to. 2010 Volvo S80 have been given a facelift as well as a comfort-enhancing standard chassis, or a sport that offers a choice between good handling dynamics. 2010 S80 a S80 r-design interior package will be available in a sportier appearance. Inside the package is a new sports steering wheel, sports pedal, Dynamic leather seats, sport gearshift knob and a blue background with a new instrument included. In 2009, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show car.
Volvo S80 special edition
S80 limousines, hearses Nilsson and by special vehicles Laholm, Sweden, is used as a basis for ambulances. Nilsson made a few head of a government of a state, the state religion with the King of Sweden has a car. Also check SVOS experts taken from an armored version.