2010 Volvo V50 with the fuel economy ratings are impressive, packages available, standard features and passenger safety is adequate and the volume kargo.Volvo V50 five-passenger compact sport wagon shares many features in common with the S40 sedan brother plus increased utility and fuel efficiency .$ 28,700 ke $ 33,050 MSRP *:
The 2010 Volvo V50 faces competition from the Audi A4 Avant, Subaru Impreza Outback Sport and the Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen and is available in 2.4i and T5-wheel-drive all of the R-Design trim levels. Basis for the 2.4i engine is a 168-horsepower, 2.4-liter inline-5 coupled to a five-speed automatic transmission and the EPA fuel economy ratings are 20 mpg in the city cold and 31 mpg on the highway.
High performance T5 R-Design is powered by 227 horsepower, 2.5-liter turbocharged inline-5 is paired with the new-for-2010 standard six-speed manual transmission or available five-speed automatic. EPA fuel economy rating of 20 mpg out on the city and 27 mpg on the highway. With a sleek exterior, T5 R-Design to distinguish themselves from the 2.4i with a unique grille, sport body kit and spoiler, front and rear. Multimedia package available only on the T5 R-Design features 12 Dynaudio speaker surround-sound system A with satellite radio.
Sitting on the glossy-17-inch aluminum wheels, standard features include integrated turn-signal mirrors, fog lamps and aluminum roof rails on the T5 R-Design. Inside, the T5 R-Design also sports leather seats. Dual-zone automatic climate control, eight-speaker sound system with CD player in the dashboard, and leather wrapped steering wheel and gearshift buttons is a standard feature in the model lineup. A new option package includes power glass keyless drive and a moon roof, and Climate Package offers the hot seat and headlamp washers. A navigation system is also available as an option. Passenger volume is 93 cubic feet and cargo volume is 63 cubic feet with the 60/40-split rear seats folded flat.
Synonymous with safety, technology standard in the 2010 Volvo V50 including anti-lock braking system with brake assist, side-impact and side curtain airbags, electronic stability system with traction control and security systems. A blind spot warning system and rain-sensing windshield wipers are optional.