2005 Volvo V50

At a Glance

Pricing $26,205 - $30,815
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 2.4l I5, 2.5l I5
Transmissions A5, M6
Fuel Economy 19-25 (city), 27-31 (highway)

The roomy Volvo V50 is the wagon version of the S40 compact sedan. Designed to compete in the entry-level sport wagon segment, the V50 is available with many premium features not available from other competitors. A choice of a 168-bhp 2.4L I-4, or turbocharged 218-bhp 2.5L I-5 engine, is coupled to a 6-speed manual (T5), or 5-speed Geartronic® automatic. The V50 T5 is available with AWD for improved traction and handling. Dynamic Stability and Traction Control (DSTC), Bi-Xenon headlights, and DVD navigation system are available. Some other V50 option packages include: Sport Package, Dynamic Trim Package, and Audio Package.

Model/Trim/Package Engine Original MSRP
V50 2.4i 2.4l I5 (168-bhp) A5 FWD $26,205
V50 T5 2.5l I5 (218-bhp) M6 FWD $27,840
V50 T5 2.5l I5 (218-bhp) A5 AWD $30,815
V50 T5 2.5l I5 (218-bhp) M6 AWD $29,615
V50 T5 2.5l I5 (218-bhp) A5 FWD $29,040