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1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,795
2021 Volvo V90
T5 Inscription FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$54,779

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
No Expert Reviews
2021 Volvo V90
T5 Inscription FWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Volvo V90 is still relatively unchanged since its 2017 introduction, though a slight refresh for 2021 adds new features and options. This wagon, classic yet elegant, competes again...

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

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...

25
Karla 1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

My Volvo — I LIKE EVERYTHING!!

2021 Volvo V90
T5 Inscription FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
2021 Volvo V90
T5 Inscription FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 5,200 RPM
250 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
199 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10.8:1
Displacement
2,900 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.54 in
3.23 in x 3.67 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 --
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 42.2 in
Back Legroom 34.7 in 35.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.6 cu ft 25.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,094 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.8 in 194.7 in
Width 68.9 in 79.5 in
Height 56.6 in 58.2 in
Wheelbase 109.1 in 115.8 in

Available Options

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
2021 Volvo V90
T5 Inscription FWD

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