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2011 Volvo V50

At a Glance

Pricing $29,000 - $32,850
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.5l I5 T
Transmissions A5
Fuel Economy 21 (city), 30 (highway)

Overview Information

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 turbocharged 227-bhp 2.5L I-5 engine, is coupled to a 5-speed Geartronic(R) automatic. Bi-Xenon headlights, and DVD navigation system are available.

What Changed:

Volvo has discontinued the 2.4i models for 2011. A new V50 T5 model becomes the base model. All-wheel drive and manual transmissions have also been discontinued.

Official Word:

Whether it's transporting a load of weekend warrior gear to a soccer game or toting a bulky home entertainment center from a big box store, the Volvo V50 relishes the challenge to provide express delivery service. Standard turbocharged performance puts the "sport" in sportswagon for 2011 for the dynamic duo of the V50 T5 and the even sportier V50 T5 R-Design. The previous naturally aspirated base model V50 2.4i has been discontinued. Both V50 models deliver...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
V50 T5 2.5l I5 T (227-bhp) A5 FWD 21/30/25 $29,000
V50 T5 R-Design 2.5l I5 T (227-bhp) A5 FWD 21/30/25 $32,850