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1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
No Data Available
2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
MSRP
$86,450
Invoice
$80,900
Average Price Paid
$81,531
509 listings nationwide

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1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
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2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

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

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2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$94,954
31 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
No Expert Reviews
2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The BMW 7 Series goes into 2020 with a scheduled facelift, sporting revised styling, updated features, and new engines. It competes with the Audi A8, Jaguar XJ, Lexus LS, and Mercedes-...

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

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
55
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

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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1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

My Volvo — I LIKE EVERYTHING!!

2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20 gal 20.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 5,200 RPM
335 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
199 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
330 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
11:1
Displacement
2,900 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.54 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 34.7 in 44.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.6 cu ft 18.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 915 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs --
Exterior
Length 191.8 in 207.4 in
Width 68.9 in 85.4 in
Height 56.6 in 58.2 in
Wheelbase 109.1 in 126.4 in

Available Options

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
2020 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Azurite Black II Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • BEMINA Grey Amber Effect
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Donington Gray Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Individual AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Royal Burgundy Red Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Alcantara Headliner in Upholstery Color
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • Ash Grain Black & Red Wood Trim
  • Eucalyptus Smoke Brown Wood Trim
  • Individual Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Wood Inlay Leather Steering Wheel
  • Autobahn Package
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Interior Design Package
  • Luxury Rear Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Remote Control Parking
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Zagora Beige, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • AMARONE Brown/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Cashmere Beige/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Nappa Leather W/Quilting Upholstery
  • Fiona Red/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Front Massaging Seats
  • Front Ventilated Seats
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather W/Quilting Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" V-Spoke Style 620
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR M Orbit Grey
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR M Star-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR Multi-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR V-Spoke

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