Volvo India Launches S80 D5 – Features, Specifications And Price

Volvo the Swedish brand globally known for the safety features it delivers through their cars has launched its Volvo S80 sedan with its new generation D5 Twin Turbo diesel engine. The car is really beautiful and as we know Volvo never compromises when it comes to the car’s safety features.

Features Of Volvo S80 D5

IDIS (Intelligent Driver Information System), helping the driver to have a better control over the vehicle while facing difficult traffic situations.

Personal Car Communicator (PCC) is a highly enhanced control centre.

ABL – (Adaptive Brake light) sensing the difference in braking in normal and heavy braking conditions.

RAB- (Ready Alert Brakes), reduces the braking distance in case of emergency braking.

DSTC–(Dynamic Stability Traction Control), a system helping the driver in maintaining traction and stability while facing possibilities of spin-outs and rollovers.

WHIPS – (Whiplash Protection System), controlling the front seats in a manner to prevent the occupants from getting whiplash injuries.



Specifications Of Volvo S80 D5


2.4 liter 5-cylinder direct injection common rail diesel

Double overhead camshafts, 20 valves. Turbine with variable turbine

geometry. Two-way catalytic converter with EGR. Maintenance-free

particulate filter. Dual charge air coolers

Euro 5 emissions compliant

Transmission, Suspension, Brakes and Steering

6 speed adaptive & Geartronic automatic transmission

Front suspension: Macpherson struts

Rear suspension: multilink

Four C: Continuously Controlled Chassis Concept

Speed sensitive power steering

EBA: electronic brake assistance

ABS with EBD: Electronic Brake Distribution

16″ ventilated disc brakes

EPB: Electronic Park Brake


Electric retractable, heated mirrors with tilt function

Chrome accents to the lower air intake & boot

Rain sensor

Dual chrome exhaust

Park assist front & rear

Color coded bumpers, wheel arches & skirting

Tempered side windows

Laminated side windows with water repellent glass

Fog lights front & rear

Active bi-xenon headlights with auto adjustment

Side positioning lights

High pressure headlight washer


17″ Regor alloy wheels

Temporary spare T125/80 R17


Leather seats

Driver & passenger electric seats (with driver memory)

Heated front seats

Front and rear cup-holders

Alloy centre stack and matching inlays

Leather steering wheel

Leather gear lever

Lockable glove box

Rear window sun curtain

Carpet floor mats

Electric windows

Cruise control

Trip computer & information centre

Outside temperature gauge

Centre armrest with CD storage

Illuminated vanity mirrors

Auto-dimmed rear view mirror

Electronic folding headrests

ECC: Electronic Climate Control Air Conditioning

Dual zone climate control

Humidity sensor

IAQS: Air Quality System with pollen, dust & exhaust particle filter

Audio and Communication

High performance audio: radio, 6 cd, 8 speakers, 4x40w

Premium audio by Dynaudio: 6 CD, mp3, 12 speakers, 5x130w,

Auxiliary input for iPod / mp3 player

Dolby Prologic II

Bluetooth connectivity

Audio, Bluetooth phone controls on steering wheel


Price Of Volvo S80 D5

The Volvo S80 D5 is the only car in its segment which comes under a price tag of Rs 37 lakhs( ex-showroom Delhi) and Rs.38.7 9lakhs( ex-showroom Mumbai), which is cheaper than its Mercedes, BMW and Audi foes and still equipped with a bunch of safety features.