2010 Volvo S80 Review

December 12, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Mid-Size Sedan, New Car Review, Volvo

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Volvo S80 Review. The Volvo S80 2010 is a great choice of sedan car. Its reputation to be the car that has feature of safety has already been carried for decades. It also got designation of Top Safety Pick from Insurance Institute for Highway Safe. It is one of just two luxurious cars who meet the criteria for the award. The seat-belt pretensions are complete from the front, front-side and full-length head curtain airbags. The whiplash protection active head restraints are at all five seating positions. An optional Blind-Spot Information System is available when Volvo’s collision warning system primes the brakes for panic stops. Perhaps, it is the least stylish sporty car that is available in its class.

The Volvo S80 2010 offers three engines, the 235; 281 and 311 horsepower. To stick with its middle level engine so that no point to try to buy a powerful, sporty S80 is most auto writers’ suggestion. For the exterior,the new S80 adds some chrome trim that appeals you at first glance with deep, rounded shoulders and squared-off egg-crate grille that make it looks masculine. Its cabin is contemporary and stylish that the passengers can sit on the most comfortable and supportive seats surrounded by clean, Scandinavian styling. Its unique console makes it clean and look simple. It also offers the strong brake that make the safety reason complete.

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One of the special things from the Volvo S80 2010 is its competent handler that is suitable for commuter.  Perhaps, it is the least athletic car in sedan class. While the 2010 Volvo S80 review state that its handling is up to the task of daily commuter, some complain that the steering is loose even by those standards. This perhaps becomes little problem, however, of its three engines, the 3.2 liter six-cylinder is the weakest in its class, the 4.4 liter V8 offers a paltry power boost, and turbocharged T6 model seems to be the one that makes any sense.

The 2010 Volvo S80 price is started at $39200.00 but can reach prices of $50950.00 based on various packages, options, and your trim selection. For those worried about fuel economy you should know that the base model new S80 gets 18 miles per gallon in the city and 27 miles per gallon when cruising on the highway.

According to the scoring based on the trending over the past three years of initial quality and dependability data from JD Power’s automotive studies, the Vehicles Dependability Study (VDS) and initial quality study (IQS), The 2010 Volvo S80’s predicted reliability rating is 8.0 out of 10. Besides, it covers a four-year/50,000 mile warranty including free scheduled maintenance for the first three years of 36,000 miles of ownership. Free roadside assistance that no other luxury automakers give also the best offer of the Volvo S80 2010.

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