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2011 Volvo S40
T5
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,612
24 listings nationwide

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2020 Volvo S60
T5 Inscription FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,137

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2011 Volvo S40
T5

Since Volvo has had problems differentiating its sedan models, it has dropped the base trim of the 2011 Volvo S40, meaning each of the new trims starts with more options. Beginning wi...

2020 Volvo S60
T5 Inscription FWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

For 2020, the Volvo S60 gets a new trim. The S60 faces competition from rivals like the Audi A4, the BMW 3 Series, and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The S60 embodies the evolution of Vol...

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

2011 Volvo S40
T5
75
2011 Volvo S40 T5Review:

It Is A Very Fun Car To Drive. The Performance Is Just Right — this car as i said is one that demands to be driven hard.it is not bad on gas,there is not much nois...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2020 Volvo S60
T5 Inscription FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2011 Volvo S40
T5
2020 Volvo S60
T5 Inscription FWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
227 hp @ 5,000 RPM
250 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
236 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
5 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
10.8:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.67 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 Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.6 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 13.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,087 lbs 890 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 176.2 in 187.4 in
Width 69.7 in 80.3 in
Height 57.2 in 56.6 in
Wheelbase 103.9 in 113.1 in

Available Options

2011 Volvo S40
T5
2020 Volvo S60
T5 Inscription FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Birch Light Metallic
  • Black Stone
  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Fusion Red Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Pebble Grey Metallic
  • Pine Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Premium Sound
  • Advanced Package
  • Heated Front Seats & Heated Steering Wheel
  • Luxury Package
  • Wheels: 19" 5-Multi Spoke Black Diamond Cut Alloy

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