Volvo S40 0-60 Mph Acceleration - How Fast Are Volvo S40 Cars?

Average Volvo S40 0-60 Acceleration

Volvo S40 Sedan 2011 0-60 Acceleration Guide

2007 S40 II (facelift 2007)


Quick Notes on Volvo S40 0-60 Acceleration

    • Average 2007 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 8.8 s to 60 mph
    • Slowest 2007 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 11.3 s to 60 mph
    • Fastest 2007 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 6.5 s to 60 mph
    • Engine power: 162 hp (121 kW)
    • Average torque: 277 Nm
    • Comparison to world average: 2 % quicker
    • Comparison to the world's fastest: 8.3 s slower
    • Acceleration to weight ratio: 150 kg/s
    • Acceleration to power ratio: 17 hp/s (13 kW/s)
    • Accelete rating: 8/10
Engine 0—60 mph 0—100 km/h Top Speed Averange Economy
2.0 D4 8.3 s 8.7 s 0 mph 46 mpg
1.6i 11.3 s 11.9 s 0 mph 33 mpg
2.5i AWD Automatic 6.8 s 7.2 s 146 mph 25 mpg
2.0 D3 9.1 s 9.6 s 0 mph 42 mpg
2.0i 9 s 9.5 s 130 mph 32 mpg
2.5i AWD MT 6.5 s 6.8 s 149 mph 27 mpg
2.0F 9 s 9.5 s 0 mph 31 mpg
1.6 Drive 10.8 s 11.4 s 0 mph 62 mpg
1.6 D2 10.8 s 11.4 s 0 mph 55 mpg
2.5i T5 6.8 s 7.2 s 0 mph 26 mpg
Engine 2.0 D4
0—60 mph 8.3 s
0—100 km/h 8.7 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 46 mpg
Engine 1.6i
0—60 mph 11.3 s
0—100 km/h 11.9 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 33 mpg
Engine 2.5i AWD Automatic
0—60 mph 6.8 s
0—100 km/h 7.2 s
Top Speed 146 mph
Averange Economy 25 mpg
Engine 2.0 D3
0—60 mph 9.1 s
0—100 km/h 9.6 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 42 mpg
Engine 2.0i
0—60 mph 9 s
0—100 km/h 9.5 s
Top Speed 130 mph
Averange Economy 32 mpg
Engine 2.5i AWD MT
0—60 mph 6.5 s
0—100 km/h 6.8 s
Top Speed 149 mph
Averange Economy 27 mpg
Engine 2.0F
0—60 mph 9 s
0—100 km/h 9.5 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 31 mpg
Engine 1.6 Drive
0—60 mph 10.8 s
0—100 km/h 11.4 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 62 mpg
Engine 1.6 D2
0—60 mph 10.8 s
0—100 km/h 11.4 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 55 mpg
Engine 2.5i T5
0—60 mph 6.8 s
0—100 km/h 7.2 s
Top Speed 0 mph
Averange Economy 26 mpg


2011 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration graph

In 2007, Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration was between 6.5 and 11.3 seconds.

  • 2.0 D4 — 8.3 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6i — 11.3 s to 60 mph
  • 2.5i AWD Automatic — 6.8 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0 D3 — 9.1 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0i — 9 s to 60 mph
  • 2.5i AWD MT — 6.5 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0F — 9 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 Drive — 10.8 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 D2 — 10.8 s to 60 mph
  • 2.5i T5 — 6.8 s to 60 mph


  • 2011 Volvo S40 0-60 mph compared to world average (7.8 s)

    Volvo S40 0-60 mph was up to 19% slower in 2007 than world's average.

  • 2.0 D4 was 13% faster than average car
  • 1.6i was 19% slower than average car
  • 2.5i AWD Automatic was 29% faster than average car
  • 2.0 D3 was 4% faster than average car
  • 2.0i was 5% faster than average car
  • 2.5i AWD MT was 32% faster than average car
  • 2.0F was 5% faster than average car
  • 1.6 Drive was 13% slower than average car
  • 1.6 D2 was 13% slower than average car
  • 2.5i T5 was 29% faster than average car


  • 2011 Volvo S40 0-60 mph acceleration to car weight ratio

    In 2007, Volvo S40 0-60 mph to car weight ratio is shown below:

  • 2.0 D4 showed 180.48 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6i showed 116.02 kg/s-miles
  • 2.5i AWD Automatic showed 201.18 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0 D3 showed 164.62 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0i showed 144 kg/s-miles
  • 2.5i AWD MT showed 210.46 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0F showed 151.11 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 Drive showed 127.04 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 D2 showed 128.06 kg/s-miles
  • 2.5i T5 showed 217.35 kg/s-miles
  • 2007 S40 Volvo II (facelift 2007) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle Acceleration 0—60 mph (0—100 km/h) Maximum speed Acceleration to passenger ratio Fuel consumption at high speed Fuel type / gearbox
    2.0 D4 8.3 s to 60 mph (8.7 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 1.7 s to 60 mph / person 59 mpg (4 L per 100 km) Diesel
    1.6i 11.3 s to 60 mph (11.9 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 2.3 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.8 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.5i AWD Automatic 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h) 146 mph (235 km/h) 1.4 s to 60 mph / person 34 mpg (6.9 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.0 D3 9.1 s to 60 mph (9.6 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 1.8 s to 60 mph / person 52 mpg (4.5 L per 100 km) Diesel / 6
    2.0i 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h) 130 mph (210 km/h) 1.8 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.5i AWD MT 6.5 s to 60 mph (6.8 s to 100 km/h) 149 mph (240 km/h) 1.3 s to 60 mph / person 37 mpg (6.4 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.0F 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 1.8 s to 60 mph / person 40 mpg (5.9 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.6 Drive 10.8 s to 60 mph (11.4 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 2.2 s to 60 mph / person 67 mpg (3.5 L per 100 km) Diesel
    1.6 D2 10.8 s to 60 mph (11.4 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 2.2 s to 60 mph / person 62 mpg (3.8 L per 100 km) Diesel
    2.5i T5 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h) 0 mph (0 km/h) 1.4 s to 60 mph / person 36 mpg (6.5 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline) / 5

    2007 S40 Volvo II (facelift 2007) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle 2.0 D4
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 8.3 s to 60 mph (8.7 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.7 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 59 mpg (4 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 1.6i
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 11.3 s to 60 mph (11.9 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.3 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.8 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.5i AWD Automatic
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 146 mph (235 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.4 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 34 mpg (6.9 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.0 D3
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 9.1 s to 60 mph (9.6 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.8 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 52 mpg (4.5 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel / 6
    Vehicle 2.0i
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 130 mph (210 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.8 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.5i AWD MT
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.5 s to 60 mph (6.8 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 149 mph (240 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.3 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 37 mpg (6.4 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.0F
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.8 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 40 mpg (5.9 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.6 Drive
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.8 s to 60 mph (11.4 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 67 mpg (3.5 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 1.6 D2
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.8 s to 60 mph (11.4 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 62 mpg (3.8 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 2.5i T5
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.8 s to 60 mph (7.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 0 mph (0 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.4 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 36 mpg (6.5 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline) / 5

    Volvo S40 Sedan 2004 0-60 Acceleration Guide

    2004 S40 II


    Quick Notes on Volvo S40 0-60 Acceleration

      • Average 2004 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 9.2 s to 60 mph
      • Slowest 2004 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 11.3 s to 60 mph
      • Fastest 2004 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 6.5 s to 60 mph
      • Engine power: 151 hp (113 kW)
      • Average torque: 211.5 Nm
      • Comparison to world average: -2 % slower
      • Comparison to the world's fastest: 8.7 s slower
      • Acceleration to weight ratio: 140 kg/s
      • Acceleration to power ratio: 16 hp/s (12 kW/s)
      • Accelete rating: 8/10
    Engine 0—60 mph 0—100 km/h Top Speed Averange Economy
    2.4i Automatic 8.5 s 8.9 s 134 mph 26 mpg
    2.4i MT 7.8 s 8.2 s 137 mph 28 mpg
    1.8 i 16V 10.4 s 10.9 s 124 mph 32 mpg
    2.4i 10.1 s 10.6 s 124 mph 26 mpg
    1.6 16V 11.3 s 11.9 s 115 mph 33 mpg
    2.0 i 16V 9 s 9.5 s 130 mph 32 mpg
    2.5 20V T5 AWD 6.5 s 6.8 s 143 mph 25 mpg
    1.8i 10.4 s 10.9 s 124 mph 33 mpg
    2.4 i 20V 7.8 s 8.2 s 137 mph 28 mpg
    2.4 20V 10.1 s 10.6 s 124 mph 26 mpg
    Engine 2.4i Automatic
    0—60 mph 8.5 s
    0—100 km/h 8.9 s
    Top Speed 134 mph
    Averange Economy 26 mpg
    Engine 2.4i MT
    0—60 mph 7.8 s
    0—100 km/h 8.2 s
    Top Speed 137 mph
    Averange Economy 28 mpg
    Engine 1.8 i 16V
    0—60 mph 10.4 s
    0—100 km/h 10.9 s
    Top Speed 124 mph
    Averange Economy 32 mpg
    Engine 2.4i
    0—60 mph 10.1 s
    0—100 km/h 10.6 s
    Top Speed 124 mph
    Averange Economy 26 mpg
    Engine 1.6 16V
    0—60 mph 11.3 s
    0—100 km/h 11.9 s
    Top Speed 115 mph
    Averange Economy 33 mpg
    Engine 2.0 i 16V
    0—60 mph 9 s
    0—100 km/h 9.5 s
    Top Speed 130 mph
    Averange Economy 32 mpg
    Engine 2.5 20V T5 AWD
    0—60 mph 6.5 s
    0—100 km/h 6.8 s
    Top Speed 143 mph
    Averange Economy 25 mpg
    Engine 1.8i
    0—60 mph 10.4 s
    0—100 km/h 10.9 s
    Top Speed 124 mph
    Averange Economy 33 mpg
    Engine 2.4 i 20V
    0—60 mph 7.8 s
    0—100 km/h 8.2 s
    Top Speed 137 mph
    Averange Economy 28 mpg
    Engine 2.4 20V
    0—60 mph 10.1 s
    0—100 km/h 10.6 s
    Top Speed 124 mph
    Averange Economy 26 mpg


    2004 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration graph

    In 2004, Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration was between 6.5 and 11.3 seconds.

  • 2.4i Automatic — 8.5 s to 60 mph
  • 2.4i MT — 7.8 s to 60 mph
  • 1.8 i 16V — 10.4 s to 60 mph
  • 2.4i — 10.1 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 16V — 11.3 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0 i 16V — 9 s to 60 mph
  • 2.5 20V T5 AWD — 6.5 s to 60 mph
  • 1.8i — 10.4 s to 60 mph
  • 2.4 i 20V — 7.8 s to 60 mph
  • 2.4 20V — 10.1 s to 60 mph


  • 2004 Volvo S40 0-60 mph compared to world average (7.8 s)

    Volvo S40 0-60 mph was up to 19% slower in 2004 than world's average.

  • 2.4i Automatic was 11% faster than average car
  • 2.4i MT was 18% faster than average car
  • 1.8 i 16V was 9% slower than average car
  • 2.4i was 6% slower than average car
  • 1.6 16V was 19% slower than average car
  • 2.0 i 16V was 5% faster than average car
  • 2.5 20V T5 AWD was 32% faster than average car
  • 1.8i was 9% slower than average car
  • 2.4 i 20V was 18% faster than average car
  • 2.4 20V was 6% slower than average car


  • 2004 Volvo S40 0-60 mph acceleration to car weight ratio

    In 2004, Volvo S40 0-60 mph to car weight ratio is shown below:

  • 2.4i Automatic showed 160.94 kg/s-miles
  • 2.4i MT showed 175.38 kg/s-miles
  • 1.8 i 16V showed 124.52 kg/s-miles
  • 2.4i showed 135.45 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 16V showed 110.62 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0 i 16V showed 143.89 kg/s-miles
  • 2.5 20V T5 AWD showed 237.69 kg/s-miles
  • 1.8i showed 123.08 kg/s-miles
  • 2.4 i 20V showed 179.49 kg/s-miles
  • 2.4 20V showed 138.61 kg/s-miles
  • 2004 S40 Volvo II 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle Acceleration 0—60 mph (0—100 km/h) Maximum speed Acceleration to passenger ratio Fuel consumption at high speed Fuel type / gearbox
    2.4i Automatic 8.5 s to 60 mph (8.9 s to 100 km/h) 134 mph (215 km/h) 1.7 s to 60 mph / person 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline) / 5
    2.4i MT 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h) 137 mph (220 km/h) 1.6 s to 60 mph / person 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.8 i 16V 10.4 s to 60 mph (10.9 s to 100 km/h) 124 mph (200 km/h) 2.1 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.4i 10.1 s to 60 mph (10.6 s to 100 km/h) 124 mph (200 km/h) 2 s to 60 mph / person 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.6 16V 11.3 s to 60 mph (11.9 s to 100 km/h) 115 mph (185 km/h) 2.3 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.8 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.0 i 16V 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h) 130 mph (210 km/h) 1.8 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.5 20V T5 AWD 6.5 s to 60 mph (6.8 s to 100 km/h) 143 mph (230 km/h) 1.3 s to 60 mph / person 32 mpg (7.3 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.8i 10.4 s to 60 mph (10.9 s to 100 km/h) 124 mph (200 km/h) 2.1 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.4 i 20V 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h) 137 mph (220 km/h) 1.6 s to 60 mph / person 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.4 20V 10.1 s to 60 mph (10.6 s to 100 km/h) 124 mph (200 km/h) 2 s to 60 mph / person 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline) / 5

    2004 S40 Volvo II 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle 2.4i Automatic
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 8.5 s to 60 mph (8.9 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 134 mph (215 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.7 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline) / 5
    Vehicle 2.4i MT
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 137 mph (220 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.6 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.8 i 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.4 s to 60 mph (10.9 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 124 mph (200 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.1 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.4i
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.1 s to 60 mph (10.6 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 124 mph (200 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.6 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 11.3 s to 60 mph (11.9 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 115 mph (185 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.3 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.8 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.0 i 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 9 s to 60 mph (9.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 130 mph (210 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.8 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.5 20V T5 AWD
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.5 s to 60 mph (6.8 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 143 mph (230 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.3 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 32 mpg (7.3 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.8i
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.4 s to 60 mph (10.9 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 124 mph (200 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.1 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.4 i 20V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 7.8 s to 60 mph (8.2 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 137 mph (220 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.6 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.4 20V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10.1 s to 60 mph (10.6 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 124 mph (200 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 35 mpg (6.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline) / 5

    Volvo S40 Sedan 1997 0-60 Acceleration Guide

    1996 S40 (VS)


    Quick Notes on Volvo S40 0-60 Acceleration

      • Average 1996 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 10 s to 60 mph
      • Slowest 1996 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 12.4 s to 60 mph
      • Fastest 1996 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration: 6.9 s to 60 mph
      • Engine power: 127 hp (95 kW)
      • Average torque: 206.4 Nm
      • Comparison to world average: -11 % slower
      • Comparison to the world's fastest: 9.6 s slower
      • Acceleration to weight ratio: 119 kg/s
      • Acceleration to power ratio: 12 hp/s (9 kW/s)
      • Accelete rating: 6/10
    Engine 0—60 mph 0—100 km/h Top Speed Averange Economy
    1.8 16V 10 s 10.5 s 121 mph 30 mpg
    2.0 T 8.1 s 8.5 s 134 mph 26 mpg
    2.0 16V 9.2 s 9.7 s 127 mph -
    1.6 16V 12.4 s 13 s 115 mph 28 mpg
    1.9 Di 11.4 s 12 s 115 mph -
    1.9 D 10 s 10.5 s 121 mph -
    1.9 TD 12.4 s 13 s 112 mph 37 mpg
    1.8 GDI 10 s 10.5 s 124 mph -
    1.9 T4 6.9 s 7.3 s 146 mph -
    Engine 1.8 16V
    0—60 mph 10 s
    0—100 km/h 10.5 s
    Top Speed 121 mph
    Averange Economy 30 mpg
    Engine 2.0 T
    0—60 mph 8.1 s
    0—100 km/h 8.5 s
    Top Speed 134 mph
    Averange Economy 26 mpg
    Engine 2.0 16V
    0—60 mph 9.2 s
    0—100 km/h 9.7 s
    Top Speed 127 mph
    Averange Economy -
    Engine 1.6 16V
    0—60 mph 12.4 s
    0—100 km/h 13 s
    Top Speed 115 mph
    Averange Economy 28 mpg
    Engine 1.9 Di
    0—60 mph 11.4 s
    0—100 km/h 12 s
    Top Speed 115 mph
    Averange Economy -
    Engine 1.9 D
    0—60 mph 10 s
    0—100 km/h 10.5 s
    Top Speed 121 mph
    Averange Economy -
    Engine 1.9 TD
    0—60 mph 12.4 s
    0—100 km/h 13 s
    Top Speed 112 mph
    Averange Economy 37 mpg
    Engine 1.8 GDI
    0—60 mph 10 s
    0—100 km/h 10.5 s
    Top Speed 124 mph
    Averange Economy -
    Engine 1.9 T4
    0—60 mph 6.9 s
    0—100 km/h 7.3 s
    Top Speed 146 mph
    Averange Economy -


    1997 Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration graph

    In 1996, Volvo S40 0-60 acceleration was between 6.9 and 12.4 seconds.

  • 1.8 16V — 10 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0 T — 8.1 s to 60 mph
  • 2.0 16V — 9.2 s to 60 mph
  • 1.6 16V — 12.4 s to 60 mph
  • 1.9 Di — 11.4 s to 60 mph
  • 1.9 D — 10 s to 60 mph
  • 1.9 TD — 12.4 s to 60 mph
  • 1.8 GDI — 10 s to 60 mph
  • 1.9 T4 — 6.9 s to 60 mph


  • 1997 Volvo S40 0-60 mph compared to world average (7.8 s)

    Volvo S40 0-60 mph was up to 30% slower in 1996 than world's average.

  • 1.8 16V was 5% slower than average car
  • 2.0 T was 15% faster than average car
  • 2.0 16V was 3% faster than average car
  • 1.6 16V was 30% slower than average car
  • 1.9 Di was 20% slower than average car
  • 1.9 D was 5% slower than average car
  • 1.9 TD was 30% slower than average car
  • 1.8 GDI was 5% slower than average car
  • 1.9 T4 was 28% faster than average car


  • 1997 Volvo S40 0-60 mph acceleration to car weight ratio

    In 1996, Volvo S40 0-60 mph to car weight ratio is shown below:

  • 1.8 16V showed 128.6 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0 T showed 151.85 kg/s-miles
  • 2.0 16V showed 140.22 kg/s-miles
  • 1.6 16V showed 99.19 kg/s-miles
  • 1.9 Di showed 112.72 kg/s-miles
  • 1.9 D showed 129.5 kg/s-miles
  • 1.9 TD showed 98.79 kg/s-miles
  • 1.8 GDI showed 123 kg/s-miles
  • 1.9 T4 showed 189.86 kg/s-miles
  • 1996 S40 Volvo (VS) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle Acceleration 0—60 mph (0—100 km/h) Maximum speed Acceleration to passenger ratio Fuel consumption at high speed Fuel type / gearbox
    1.8 16V 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h) 121 mph (195 km/h) 2 s to 60 mph / person 39 mpg (6 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline) / 4
    2.0 T 8.1 s to 60 mph (8.5 s to 100 km/h) 134 mph (215 km/h) 1.6 s to 60 mph / person 35 mpg (6.8 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    2.0 16V 9.2 s to 60 mph (9.7 s to 100 km/h) 127 mph (205 km/h) 1.8 s to 60 mph / person 37 mpg (6.3 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.6 16V 12.4 s to 60 mph (13 s to 100 km/h) 115 mph (185 km/h) 2.5 s to 60 mph / person 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.9 Di 11.4 s to 60 mph (12 s to 100 km/h) 115 mph (185 km/h) 2.3 s to 60 mph / person 56 mpg (4.2 L per 100 km) Diesel
    1.9 D 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h) 121 mph (195 km/h) 2 s to 60 mph / person 56 mpg (4.2 L per 100 km) Diesel
    1.9 TD 12.4 s to 60 mph (13 s to 100 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h) 2.5 s to 60 mph / person 45 mpg (5.2 L per 100 km) Diesel
    1.8 GDI 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h) 124 mph (200 km/h) 2 s to 60 mph / person 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)
    1.9 T4 6.9 s to 60 mph (7.3 s to 100 km/h) 146 mph (235 km/h) 1.4 s to 60 mph / person 34 mpg (7 L per 100 km) Petrol (Gasoline)

    1996 S40 Volvo (VS) 0-60 acceleration data

    Vehicle 1.8 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 121 mph (195 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 39 mpg (6 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline) / 4
    Vehicle 2.0 T
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 8.1 s to 60 mph (8.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 134 mph (215 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.6 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 35 mpg (6.8 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 2.0 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 9.2 s to 60 mph (9.7 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 127 mph (205 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.8 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 37 mpg (6.3 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.6 16V
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 12.4 s to 60 mph (13 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 115 mph (185 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.5 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 36 mpg (6.6 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.9 Di
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 11.4 s to 60 mph (12 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 115 mph (185 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.3 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 56 mpg (4.2 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 1.9 D
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 121 mph (195 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 56 mpg (4.2 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 1.9 TD
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 12.4 s to 60 mph (13 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2.5 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 45 mpg (5.2 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Diesel
    Vehicle 1.8 GDI
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 10 s to 60 mph (10.5 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 124 mph (200 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 2 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 41 mpg (5.7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)
    Vehicle 1.9 T4
    Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) 6.9 s to 60 mph (7.3 s to 100 km/h)
    Maximum speed 146 mph (235 km/h)
    Acceleration to passenger ratio 1.4 s to 60 mph / person
    Fuel consumption at high speed 34 mpg (7 L per 100 km)
    Fuel type / gearbox Petrol (Gasoline)