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1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,215
2 listings nationwide

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1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,795
2 listings nationwide

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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
40
Guru9D913R writes:
Old fashioned car with a secure front part to protect from any accident on the road, excellent enjine/motor, h...
Looks/Style Ranked 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z Rally better.
"Because it is more fashionable, contemporary style."
Back Seats Ranked 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z Rally better.
"Softer. And the back of the rare seats can be open to long items from the trunk over the backs of rare seats into salon of the car."
365
Terje 1993 Volvo 240 SedanReview:

Trusty Old 240 Volvo — Like: Rock solid, simple technology, easy to maintain. Comfortable highway ride. Decent fuel economy...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Stephan 1993 Volvo 240 SedanReview:

Awersome Looking Volvo — you cant hate it, you cant love it, its a volvo,, its a volvo 240, with 116HP, 5 shift gear box, se...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
65
Brandon 1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

It's My Hero, Its Everything I Would Like To Me (it Can Fly Higher Than Most Eagles) — This is my second Volvo, and it's been my favorite so far. Probably because it didnt have upwards of...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

migration_kurtb 1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

Great Car — Bought it 2yrs ago in feb 2006 with 151000 in boston drove it back to erie pa. Had it inspected it p...

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Karla 1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

My Volvo — I LIKE EVERYTHING!!

Specs

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
--
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
--
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 20 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
114 hp @ 5,400 RPM
114 hp @ 5,400 RPM
181 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
136 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
136 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
199 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
9.8:1
10:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.15 in
3.78 in x 3.15 in
3.27 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Optional
Cassette Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.1 in 41 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 34.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 16.6 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 3,300 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 3,300 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.9 in 191.8 in
Width 67.3 in 68.9 in
Height 56.3 in 56.6 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 109.1 in

Available Options

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan

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