Volvo C30 T5
Model Year 2009, C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

hatchback
hatchback
x 3
x 3
Front
Front
2.5 L5 20v
Turbo
Turbo
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volvo C30 T5

The Swedish car was first shown in year 2009 and powered by a 5 - cylinder turbo petrol unit, produced by Volvo. The engine offers a displacement of 2.5 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 240km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.7s and consuming around 8.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volvo

2.5 B5254T7

displacement:
2521
cc
configuration:
5 - Inline
 
valves:
20, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
230
hp
torque:
320
Nm
Vehicle information - Volvo C30
91% score
produced:
2009. - 2013.
 
body style:
hatchback
3 door
length:
4266
mm
width:
1782
mm
height:
1443
mm
boot:
251 - 894
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

F

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

8.7

l/100km

weight:
1320
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.7
s
top speed:
240
km/h
cons. (urban):
12.6
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.4
l/100km
cons. (average):
8.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
203
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

F

category

automatic

5 gears

average

9.0

l/100km

weight:
1331
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.1
s
top speed:
235
km/h
cons. (urban):
13.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.5
l/100km
cons. (average):
9.0
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
211
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

safety
reliability
comfort
practicality
performance
economy
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Safety results for Volvo C30

EuroNCAP: 91% occupant safety

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