(4.8) 19 reviews
MSRP: $3,616$11,872
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 21-22
Engine: 235-hp, 3.2-liter I-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2007 Volvo S80

Our Take on the 2007 Volvo S80

Our Take

Touting "Scandinavian luxury" as its defining attribute, the second generation of Volvo's S80 flagship sedan combines traditional Volvo lines with high-tech safety features typical of the brand. Volvo says Scandinavian luxury is accessible, elegant and intelligent — without being eliti... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Price

Notable Features

  • Heartbeat sensor
  • Enlarged grille


Our Expert Reviews

AS it happens, I have driven a car billed as the "World's Fastest Volvo." It was a late-'70s 242 GT with a 900-hp Chevy big-block V8 punched through the hood, a transbrake, full cage, trac bars and monster slicks. Some crazed digger in Tennessee decided it would be a good idea. Alas, not really.So I wasn't panting to drive the 2007 Volvo S80, the second generation of the company&... Read full review for the 2007 Volvo S 80

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Consumer Reviews


Average based on 19 reviews

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Outstanding Performance and Luxury

by Whiteheadman from Washington, DC on July 15, 2010

I bought a 2007 Volvo S80, V8 with the sport package, including the 3-position adjustable suspension, 18-inch wheels and max performance summer tires. It's an outstanding performance car, delivering 0... Read Full Review

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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

IIHS Ratings

Based on Volvo S80 3.2

Head Restraints and Seats
Moderate overlap front

IIHS Ratings

Based on Volvo S80 3.2

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
Overall Rear
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry

Moderate overlap front

Left Leg/Foot
Overall Front
Right Leg/Foot
Structure/safety cage
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

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