• (3.5) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,515$4,795
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-23
  • Engine: 197-hp, 2.9-liter I-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2001 Volvo S80

Our Take on the 2001 Volvo S80

Our Take

The front-drive S80 arrived in 1999 as Volvo’s new flagship sedan, replacing the rear-drive S90. Volvo is using the S80’s front-drive platform as the basis for the 2001 S60 sedan and V70 station wagon, and parent company Ford is considering using the platform for other new models.Later... Read Full Report


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high pros, low cons

by a young car fanatic from Chicago, IL on June 4, 2012

we also own a 2001 Volvo S80 T6 and it has served us well. my favorite feature is the 270 hp twin turbo inline 6. what a great power plant that car has. very torque-y (280 foot pounds) very nice on th... Read Full Review

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