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2002 Volvo S40 Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $23,900.00 $26,070.00 $20,785.00
Destination $625.00 $635.00 $520.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.9L I4 3.8L V6 2.5L V6
Horsepower 160 @ 5250 RPM 240 @ 5200 RPM 165 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 177 @ 1800 RPM 280 @ 3600 RPM 161 @ 5000 RPM
Valves 4 2 4
Displacement (cc) 1948 3791 2497
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.3 X 3.5 3.8 X 3.4 3.3 X 2.9
Compression Ratio 10.3:1 8.5:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 22 18 20
Highway (mpg) 30 28 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2766.8 3558.3 3106.3
Wheelbase (in.) 100.9 110.5 105.1
Length (in.) 177.8 196.5 187.4
Width (in.) 67.6 72.7 69.3
Height (in.) 56.0 54.7 55.1
Track Front (in.) 58.0 61.7 59.1
Track Rear (in.) 58.0 61.5 58.7
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.7 38.3 39.2
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.7 36.7 37.0
Front Legroom (in.) 41.4 42.4 43.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 32.7 35.9 34.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 54.0 58.5 56.3
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.1 57.2 55.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 51.7 55.7 N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 51.7 54.3 N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 99.5 98.0 97.1

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 195/60R15 225/60R16 205/60R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Player N/A Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A Yes N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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