(3.6) 11 reviews
MSRP: $726$6,926
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 24
Engine: 168-hp, 2.4-liter I-5 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic
2001 Volvo S60

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Volvo’s newest model is the S60, a front-drive sedan with sporty styling that is uncharacteristic of the brand. Volvo also is taking a different path in launching the S60 by using the Internet as its main venue for reaching customers instead of television and print media.The S60 replaces la... Read Full Report


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Every time I get into a new Volvo, I'm impressed by the interesting and desirable automobiles now produced by the once-staid Swede. Each one seems better than the last, and now the new S60 T5 takes its place as one of my sporty favorites. Usually, you can't read a review of any new Volvo without encountering mean words about its past: boxy, boring, ugly, funky cars that favo... Read full review for the 2001 Volvo S 60

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Volvo S60 T5 a real winner, hands-down!

by Foreign Legion of Cars from Houston, TX on September 28, 2010

This isn't your mama's Volvo! The S60 T5 was Volvo's answer to the Autobahn-dominating cars around the turn of the past decade. As muscle became the primary factor in marketing the car makers' line-up... Read Full Review

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Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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