2005 Volvo S40 Consumer Review: This baby begs to be driven!

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This baby begs to be driven!
By SteveSS on


2005 Volvo S40 T5 Fwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 5cyl Turbo 6M)


I love driving this vehicle more and
more each day. I travel a lot of back
country roads and this beauty performs!
Only complaint so far, highway driving
seems a bit harsh. Oddly enough I
would think it would be smooth on the
highway, it seems to ride better on
hilly country roads. The S40 responds
to your every need, its comfortable,
responsive and turns heads. I test
drove a 2005 Subaru Outback turbo, the
250hp did not come close to the
performance of the 218hp Volvo. I
originally wanted the AWD drive version
but for some reason is hard to get. I
opted for the automatic geartronic
transmission, which is a blast to

Best Features

Upgraded 445W stereo kicks butt, ALL of the safety features, huge trunk, sporty ride, geartronic transmission, quick and responsive, dual zone auto-climate control.

Worst Features

Smoother highway ride, dealer would not budge on the sticker price, no factory incentives.
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