Volvo S40 0-60 times

Out of all performance specs, nothing but Volvo S40 0-60 times can better speak about the vehicle's temper. While horsepower and torque blow smoke in the eyes, S40 zero to sixty specs and average time to run a quarter mile are pretty straightforward metrics allowing to compare against its competitors.

Very often there is no chance of doing S40 0-to-60 test personally and making conclusions from the experience of the other drivers is the last thing you want.

Conducting a trustworthy test drive requires following a strict methodology that is intended to eliminate the inconsistent circumstances like weather, tires, surface, engine temperature. It is always better to leave it for professionals.

We are here to help if you need to know what is the exact 0-60 mph for S40 and all trims year by year. The official technical documentation is used as our primary source for Volvo S40 zero to 60 performance data which is also manually verified by editors.


2011 Volvo S40 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times
T5 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 90 mph
T5 R-Design 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 90 mph

2010 Volvo S40 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times
T5 R-Design 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 90 mph
T5 R-Design 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

8 sec

15.9 @ 85 mph
2.4i 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,168 hp

8.1 sec

16.4 @ 86 mph

2009 Volvo S40 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times
T5 R-Design 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

6.7 sec

15.4 @ 86 mph
T5 R-Design 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,227 hp
turbo,

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 90 mph
2.4i 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan,168 hp

8.6 sec

16.7 @ 84 mph


Volvo S40 0-60 mph acceleration across years

Year of a Model0-60 times1/4 mile times
2011

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 90 mph
2010

6.9 - 8.1 sec

15.5 @ 90 - 16.4 @ 85 mph
2009

6.7 - 8.6 sec

15.4 @ 90 - 16.7 @ 84 mph
2008

6.7 - 8 sec

15.4 @ 90 - 16.3 @ 86 mph
2007

7.1 - 8.2 sec

15.6 @ 88 - 16.4 @ 86 mph
2006

7.6 - 8.1 sec

15.6 @ 90 - 16.4 @ 86 mph
2005

7.5 - 8 sec

15.5 @ 89 - 16.4 @ 86 mph
2004

7.6 - 8 sec

15.6 @ 90 - 16.3 @ 86 mph
2003

7.6 sec

16 @ 86 mph
2002

8.2 sec

16.9 @ 0 mph
2001

8.2 - 8.3 sec

16.8 @ 0 - 16.9 @ 0 mph
2000

8.8 sec

17.3 @ 0 mph

It might be difficult to reproduce official Volvo S40 0-60 times driving your own car, as measuring accuracy of Volvo S40 acceleration from 0 to 60 depends on the transmission type or such variables as wind, weather conditions, tire traction or even weight of the rim. For the safety of the public, 0-60 times are often recorded by professional drivers on the closed racing tracks or dragstrips.

The good news is you can always soup up your car to have the best drag times. The easiest way is chip-tuning. The Engine of Volvo S40 is equipped with an engine management system (EMS)/Engine Control Unit (ECU) which can be modified to different settings, producing different performance levels and boosting S40\'s horsepower.

Right now we are well on course to post the data on transmission and engine on the Volvo S40 acceleration page of our website. We also have plans to make it possible for any visitor of the website to add their own custom data on Volvo S40 acceleration.



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