The Volvo S80 is the premium full-sized sedan that has helped raise the bar over the years giving a meaning of what a luxury car should be. Offering all of the top qualities including premium interior while giving off a high-quality appeal seen on the car’s exterior has helped define the concept of Volvo. With the 2018 Volvo S80 already rumoured, it seems as though much of what was missing in the current model will be a thing of the past, and the finer points will be even better.
The 2018 S80 looks impressive, and if you’re in the market for a truly luxurious full-sized sedan it may be worth waiting for. Coming standard with more options including what is expected to boast a five-star safety rating, amazing comfort, and innovative technology.
This comprehensive first look takes a closer look at the new 2018 Volvo S80 specs, features, price, and release date for all models including the standard T5 and T5 Platinum.
2018 Volvo S80 Specs and Features – T5 and T5 Platinum
The S80 concept hasn’t become known as one of the top luxury sedans for no reason at all, and with details on the impressive lineup of 2018 Volvo S80 specs and features, it’s hard to not take notice. With the unexpected fully expected, we’re likely to see improvements over the 2017 model including an enhanced Drive E technology that will improve on the gas mileage, better fuel emissions, and an overall better driving experience.
The start/stop technology of the 2018 S80 is said to be even better making it even safer and helping give consumers the peace of mind. With other safety features including technology to help minimize impacts at medium and slower speeds under 31mph along with lane assist parking guidance sensors.
The new S80 will be typical of a flagship luxury sedan offering LED lighting throughout, ambient interior lighting, and Volvo’s own Sensus Connect. Sensus offers consumers the ability to stay connected to the outside world with onboard 4G LTE internet connectivity along with features like Pandora, text messaging, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, internet browser, and many cloud-based apps.
Underneath the hood, we’re likely to see the 2018 Volvo S80 engine sport a 4-cylinder 240+-horsepower engine along with an 8 speed automatic and auto-manual transmission. Gas mileage is likely to be in the area of 26MPG/city and 38MPG/highway.
2018 Volvo S80 Price and Release Date – T5 and T5 Platinum
The price of the new S80 will be representative of a luxury import sedan with the latest details on the launch price detailed below.
|2018 Volvo S80 T5 Price||Starting at $43,900|
|2018 Volvo S80 T5 Platinum Price||Starting at $48,900|
It’s not likely anything will change with the 2018 Volvo S80 release date as its being speculated it’ll be consistent with previous models. With expectations consumer purchase will start during Q3 of 2017 it’s hard to not anticipate the highly anticipated luxury full-sized sedan.
We’ll be sure to bring in all details on the 2018 S80 specs, features, price, and release date with more updates to follow.