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2011 Volvo S40
T5
No Data Available
2020 Volvo XC90
T5 Momentum
MSRP
$48,350
Invoice
$45,449
Average Price Paid
$48,350
398 listings nationwide

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2011 Volvo S40
T5
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T5 Momentum
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2011 Volvo S40
T5
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,434
25 listings nationwide

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2020 Volvo XC90
T5 Momentum
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,459
1 listings nationwide

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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 XC90
T5 Momentum
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

Volvo’s XC90 is a sensible yet stylish approach to family transportation. For 2020, Volvo refreshes the XC90 with a redesigned grille, new wheel and color options, and new interior opt...

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 XC90
T5 Momentum
No User Reviews

Specs

2011 Volvo S40
T5
2020 Volvo XC90
T5 Momentum
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 18.8 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
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Optional --
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 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.6 in 40.9 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 37 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 15.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,087 lbs 1,631 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 4,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 176.2 in 194.9 in
Width 69.7 in 84.3 in
Height 57.2 in 69.9 in
Wheelbase 103.9 in 117.5 in

Available Options

2011 Volvo S40
T5
2020 Volvo XC90
T5 Momentum

Exterior Colors

  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Ice White
  • Onyx Black Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Thunder Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Advanced Package
  • Heated Front Seats & Heated Steering Wheel
  • Multimedia Package
  • Blond, Leather Seating Surfaces W/Blond Interior
  • Charcoal, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Multi Spoke Diamond-Cut Alloy

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