2004 Volvo S60

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18 reviews
Available Price Range $1,673-$9,461 Trims5 Combined MPG 21-26 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2004 Volvo S60

Our Take

Volvo’s front-wheel-drive S60 sedan is slotted between the company’s entry-level S40 and top-of-the-line S80; it was launched for the 2000 model year. Based on the S80’s platform, th... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride on rough surfaces
  • Steering effort
  • Navigation system

Notable Features

  • High-performance S60 R and T5
  • Turbo or non-turbocharged engine
  • Kinship to larger S80 series
  • FWD or AWD
  • Manual or automatic transmission


Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 18 reviews

Better than a BMW

by Jamie W from Baltimore, MD on February 18, 2010

I've had my '04 s60 for a couple months now. And I absolutely love it. Spent 11100 on the road (title taxes and w/e else) and for that money it was a great deal. I got the 2.5T AWD and I'm really impr... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

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. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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