Volvo 480 ES Turbo

Description

The Volvo 480 is a C-Segment car that was produced in Born, Netherlands, by Volvo from 1986 to 1995. It was the first front-wheel drive car made by the automaker. The 480 was available in only one body style on an automobile platform related to the Volvo 440/460 five door hatchback and four door sedan models.

In 1988, the Volvo 480 ES Turbo was introduced, with the Renault sourced 1.7 liter engine featuring a Garrett AiResearch turbocharger that increased the power to 120 hp (88 kW) and the torque to 175 Nm. The suspension was tuned by Lotus. The car accelerated from 0-100 km/h in 9 seconds and could reach a top speed of 200 km/h (124 mph)

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Additional information

Model

Volvo 480 ES Turbo

Production

1988-1995

Segment

C

Doors

3

Layout

FWD

Engine Displacement

1721 cm3

Cylinders

L4

Induction

Turbocharged

Fuel

Gasoline

Fuel System

Multipoint Injection

Power (hp)

120

Power (kw)

88

Power (@rpm)

@5400 rpm

Torque (Nm)

176

Torque (@rpm)

@3600 rpm

0-100km/h

9,0

Top Speed (km/h)

200 km/h

Top Speed (mph)

124 mph

Consumption (lt/100km)

8,4

CO2 (g/km)

Gearbox

5 MT

Weight

1045 kg

Length

4258 mm

Width

1710 mm

Height

1318 mm

Wheelbase

2502 mm

Front Track

1416 mm

Rear Track

1426 mm

Boot Space

161

Tire Size

185/60 R14

Front Brakes

260 mm Ventilated Discs

Rear Brakes

228 mm Discs