How reliable is a Volvo V50?

How reliable is a Volvo V50?

Reliability and Safety Volvo has an unrivalled reputation for safety, so it’s no surprise to find the V50 has a five-star EuroNCAP rating.

Are 2008 Volvos good cars?

Sanely priced and loaded with cutting-edge safety features, the 2008 Volvo S80 is a sensible choice for a midsize luxury sedan. Its restrained show of opulence and performance, however, puts it at a disadvantage alongside more passionate competitors.

How reliable is a 2008 Volvo S60?

It earned five stars for both front- and rear side-impact protection. In frontal offset crash testing conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Volvo S60 received a “Good” rating overall (the best possible). Side-impact tests resulted in a second-best rating of “Acceptable.”

How much horsepower does a 2008 Volvo S80 have?

235 to 311 hp
2008 Volvo S80/Horsepower

What replaced Volvo V50?

Volvo V40
Volvo Cars Special Vehicle produced a concept car based on the V50, the V50 SV, whose engine produces 340 hp (254 kW), and debuted at the 2004 Specialty Equipment Market Association trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada….

Volvo V50
Predecessor Volvo V40 (1995–2004)
Successor Volvo V40

Is the 2008 Volvo V50 a good car?

With its appealing mix of Volvo safety and Scandinavian style, the 2008 Volvo V50 deserves to be on your test-drive list if you’re in the market for a small wagon (or even compact SUV) with a premium feel. Americans have good reason to dislike wagons.

What are the trim levels of the Volvo V50?

The 2008 Volvo V50 is a premium compact wagon available in three trim levels: 2.4i, T5 and T5 AWD. These names refer to each trim’s powertrain.

What are the safety features on a Volvo V50?

The 2008 Volvo V50 has not been crash tested, but standard safety features on the V50 include front side impact airbags, side curtain bags for front and rear outboard occupants, anti-lock brakes, and electronic stability control. Subtle changes inside and out make the 2008 Volvo V50 an even more aesthetically pleasing ride.

Is the Volvo V50 T5 a good car?

If you’re thinking of getting the 2008 Volvo V50 T5 for the everyday commute, take it out on an especially bumpy road; its firmer suspension tuning means that the ride can border on uncomfortable if you travel over frost heaves and potholes.

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