2004 Volvo S80

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8 reviews
Available Price Range $2,082-$8,018 Trims5 Combined MPG 22-24 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2004 Volvo S80

Our Take

Volvo’s front-wheel-drive flagship sedan was introduced for the 1999 model year. The S80 received a mildly modified appearance for 2004. The front fascia has been reworked, and the soft-nose ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Navigation-screen readability
  • Cryptic controls
  • Price

Notable Features

  • New AWD turbo model
  • 268-hp six-cylinder in T6
  • Four- or five-speed automatic
  • Exterior freshening for 2004
  • Abundant safety features


Our Expert Reviews

A Nice, but Passionless, Ride 2004 Volvo S80 AWD The trouble with "nice" is that it leaves you wanting more. The 2004 Volvo S80 AWD sedan is nice. It is a luxury runner replete with leather-surface seats, plush carpeting and simulated wood accents. It feels rich, safe and invulnerable. It leaves something to be desired. It would have been wonderful, for example, if Volvo could have found a way ... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

Based on 8 reviews

Safest car EVER!

by Swede from Barnegat, NJ on October 10, 2007

I purchased a Volvo S80 T6 in 2004, and in 2006 I was in a horrific head-on collision with an Explorer. He fell asleep at the wheel around a corner, and hit me doing about 30 mph, whilst I was doing 3... 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 5 recalls for this car.

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