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A Closer Look at Volvo's v50...
v50 Specs

The V50 - just enough space for your passions. For people with diverse interests and active lifestyles, the v50 expands the envelope in personal transportation with the bonus of room to spare for:

  • Fun
  • Friends
  • Mountain bike, snowboard, skis, dog . . . load it in!


Reward Your Senses ... Step Inside the Next Volvo

Its comprehensive safety design is seamlessly integrated into an interior that reflects Volvo's Scandinavian design heritage.

Sculpted shapes, subtle tones and appealing surfaces all reward your senses. Plus, you can personalize your S40/V50 with:

  • Superior leather seating
  • In-dash CD sound system
  • Power glass sunroof
  • Heated seats
  • Electronic Climate Control

Experience the interior that takes a backseat to no one.

Here is an overview of specifications for the 2005 Volvo V50

  2.4iM T5M T5 AWD M
Base Retail Price (MSRP) $25,990 $27,610 $29,385
Destination Charge $695 $695 $695
2.4L 5 Cylinder Transversely Mounted DOHC with CVVT Continuously Variable Valve Timing S N/A N/A
2.5L  5 Cylinder Transversely Mounted DOHC with Turbocharger, Intercooler and CVVT Continuously Variable Valve Timing N/A Std. Std.
Premair Treated Radiator S S S
5-Speed Geartronic Automatic Std. $1,200 $1,200
6-Speed Manual N/A Std. Std.
Front Wheel Drive S S N/A
 Electronically Controlled AWD N/A N/A S
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 125 125 125
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 14.7 14.7 14.7
Standard Towing (lb.) 2000 2000 2000
Maximum Towing (lb.) 2000 2000 2000
Tank (US gallons) 15.9 15.9 15.9
Fuel Economy (city / hwy): Front-Wheel Drive      
  2.4L 168 hp I5 2.5L 218 hp 5 2.5L 218 hp 5
5-Speed Automatic 22/30mpg 21/30mpg 21/30mpg
6-Speed Manual N/A 22/31mpg 22/31mpg
Engine Specifications      
  2.4L 168 hp I5 2.5L 218 hp 5 2.5L 218 hp 5
Horsepower 168 @ 6000 RPM 218 @ 5000 RPM 218 @ 5000 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 170 @ 4400 RPM 236 @ 4800 RPM 236 @ 4800 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 20/DOHC 20/DOHC 20/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 2435 2521 2521
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.27 X 3.54 3.27 X 3.67 3.27 X 3.67
Compression Ratio 10.3:1 9.0:1 9.0:1
Fuel Type/System Gas/EFI Gas/EFI Gas/EFI
Turbocharger No Yes Yes
Supercharger No No No
Model Warranty    
Basic (mo.)
Basic (mi.)
Powertrain (mo.)
Powertrain (mi.)
Rust (mo.)
Rust (mi.)
 Free Factory Scheduled Maintenance 3 yr 30,000 miles S S S
Interior Dimensions    
  2.4iM T5M T5 AWD M
Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.9 38.9 38.9
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.1 38.1 38.1
Front Legroom (in.) 41.6 41.6 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.4 34.4 34.4
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.2 55.2 55.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.1 54.1 54.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.7 53.7 53.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 50.7 50.7 50.7
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning      
Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls N/A P P
Interior Features      
Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tachometer Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Column Std. Std. Std.
Leather Steering Wheel Std. Std. Std.
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls Std. Std. Std.
Telescopic Steering Column Std. Std. Std.
Genuine Wood Trim N/A N/A N/A
Trip Computer N/A Std. Std.
CD Player S S S
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Subwoofer Opt Opt. Opt.
Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A Std. Std.
Front Heated Seat Opt. Opt. Opt.
Front  Lumbar Support S S S
Front Power Memory Seat N/A Opt. Opt.
Leather Seat Opt. Opt. Opt.
Second Row Folding Seat Std. Std. Std.
Cargo Area Cover S S S
Cargo Area Tiedowns S S S
Cargo Net Opt. Opt. Opt.
Exterior Dimensions & Weight    
Wheelbase (in.) 103.9 103.9 103.9
Length (in.) 177.7 177.7 177.7
Width (in.) 69.7 69.7 69.7
Height (in.) 57.2 57.2 57.2
Track Front (in.) 60.4 60.4 60.4
Track Rear (in.) 60.3 60.3 60.3
Ground Clearance (in.) 5.3 5.3 5.3
Cargo Bed Dimensions      
Turning Diameter (ft.) 34.9 34.9 34.9
Steering Type R&P R&P R&P
Front Suspension Ind Ind Ind
Rear Suspension Ind Ind Ind
Tires 205/55R16 205/55R16 205/55R16
Exterior Lighting      
Daytime Running Lights Std. Std. Std.
Fog Lights Std. Std. Std.
High Intensity Discharge Headlights Opt. Opt. Opt.
Power Sunroof/Moonroof Opt. Opt. Opt.
Front Air Dam Std. Std. Std.
Rear Spoiler Opt. Opt. Opt.
Power Windows Std. Std. Std.
Exterior Auto. Day/Night or Electrochromic Mirror N/A N/A N/A
Glass Rear Window on Convertible N/A N/A N/A
Heated Exterior Mirror Std. Std. Std.
Power Adjustable Exterior Mirror Std. Std. Std.
Interval Wipers Std. Std. Std.
Rain Sensing Wipers N/A N/A N/A
Rear Window Defogger Std. Std. Std.
Rear Wiper Std. Std. Std.
Child Safety Door Locks Std. Std. Std.
Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.
Wheels & Tires      
Alloy Wheels Std. Std. Std.
6.5 x 16" CYGNUS Alloy Wheels with 205/55/R16 Tires S N/A N/a
6.5 x 16: CALIGO Alloy Wheels with 205/55/R16 tires $300 S N/A
6.5 x 16" CLAVA Alooy Wheels with 205/55/R16 Tires N/A N/A S
7 x 17" SAGITTA Alloy Wheels with 205/50/R17 Tires P P $500
7 x 17" SCULPTOR Alloy Wheels with 205/50/R17 Tires N/A P P
4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A S
ABS Brakes ( 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Electronic Brake Assistance Std. Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A Opt. Opt.
Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag with Head Protection N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Side Head Curtain Airbags Std. Std. Std.
Power Windows Std. Std. Std.
Keyless Entry (Remote Lock/Unlock) Std. Std. Std.

Available Colors
    Drk Beige Leather Interior Drk Beige/Quartz T-Tec Cloth Interior Off Black Leather Interior Off Black T-Tec Cloth Interior
Barents Blue Metallic   X X X X
Black   X X X X
Flint Gray Metallic   X X X X
Ice White   X X X X
Mistral Green Metallic   X X X X
Passion Red   X X X X
Safari Green Metallic   X X X X
Silver Metallic   X X X X

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