The Volvo V50 is a stylish wagon version of the S40. It continues to enhance Volvo's reputation as a maker of superb sports wagons. The front-wheel drive 2.4i has a 168-hp 2.4-liter inline-five-cylinder engine. The front-wheel or all-wheel drive T5 is powered by a 227-hp turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-five engine. The 2009 V50 comes standard with a five-speed automatic Geartronic transmission, allowing driver selectable shifting. Safety features include electronic stability control, side-impact and side curtain airbags, and all-disc anti-lock brakes with electronic brake-force distribution. New for 2009 the V50 includes Bluetooth in standard equipment and the T5 is only available with the unique R-Design package, enhancing appearance and comfort. For 2009, the Volvo V50 is mainly a carryover from 2008, adding the T5 R-Design package.
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|MPG||18 City / 26 Hwy|
|Power||227 @ 5000 rpm|
|Drivetrain||Instant Traction(TM) all wheel|
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