Who knew a Volvo could be this much fun?
By boondoc on
2004 Volvo S60 R 4dr Sedan AWD (2.5L 5cyl Turbo 6M)
It's strange to think that I'm driving
one of the faster yet also one of the
safer cars on the road. With a car of
this caliber, a manual transmission is
a must. Auto shouldn't even be
offered. Pretty much set on buying
the 330xi until I noticed the R
existed -- on this web site as a
matter of fact.
Like the 18" wheels, although would
recommend available wheel/tire
insurance if you live in the NE.
Looks much better than regular S60.
Love how the rubber side moldings
blend in with my dark gray car. Love
the stereo. Love how the car sticks
to the Merritt Pkwy.
Bigger engine displacement with the
next iteration. Better turning
radius. Better cup holder placement.
Rear seat tight -- not that I care.
Pirelli's stick to the road under most
conditions, but despite the DTSC/AWD,
car not so great in snow -- get the