(4.6) 7 reviews
MSRP: $2,301$6,249
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 22-24
Engine: 194-hp, 2.9-liter I-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2003 Volvo S80

Our Take on the 2003 Volvo S80

Our Take

Posted on 12/16/02 Volvo’s front-wheel-drive flagship sedan was introduced for the 1999 model year, and it carries on with only minor changes for 2003. During the 2002 model year, a 75th Anniversary Edition with a roomier rear seat, flat-screen TVs on the backs of the front-seat headrests a... Read Full Report

3 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.