Volvo S80: Price and Variants
Volvo S80, Everything from 1998 To 2014
Volvo S80 has been Volvo's flagship sedan from around 25 years, and was invented with a view to replace rear-wheel drive Volvo 960/S90 sedans. Since Volvol S80 does not have its own workstation, its production was done at Gothenburg in Torslanda Workstation, Sweden. V70 the next third generation sedan was publicised as the SUV version of S80 sedan under its vehicle's overhauling procedure that also includes luxury SUV and sedans.
Volvo S80 participated in the Institute for Highway Safety program and wins Top Saferty (IIHS) title, in June 2007. The vehicle goes though crash safety test to examine crash effects on front, back, side and on rear since its outer shell was unbend able.
Plans for Volvo S80, 2014
Next year Volvo is planning some significant changes in it like fresh front, rear support and informative system with new innovative touchscreen. In addition, it will also accompany with interior anbitient lighting and multichoices gauge cluster.
Volvo S80 and Nissan
Nissan is strongly inspired with Volvo S8, it used S80 as the base for a range of their ambulances, hearses and even for limousines in its production in Laholm, Sweden. Nissan is itsself a reputed vehicle compnay that has beenn made vehicles for VVIPs like King of Neitherlands and Sweden. Crezh manufacturer SVOS also inspired by Volvo S80 and created an armoured model.
Today, people are curiously waiting for its 2014 improved version.
Photo Gallery of Volvo S80
Technical Characteristics of Volvo S80
Technical Characteristics of 2011 Volvo S80 T4F FlexiFluel Automatic produced by Volvo (SE).
|Body Type||Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats|
|Front Track||1588 mm|
|Rear Track||1585 mm|
|Ground Clearance||135 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||70 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Front wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||direct petrol injection|
|Max Power||180HP (132 kW) @ 5700 rpm|
|Max Torque||270Nm @ 1600 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||172 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||7.0J x 16 / 7.0J x 16|
|Standard Tyres||225/55 R 16 / 225/55 R 16|
|Transmission||6 speed automatic|
|Number of gears||6|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||9.2 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|