Compare 2014 Volvo S80 vs 2014 BMW 5-Series

2014 Volvo S80
2014 BMW 5-Series
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4-Door Sedan PZEV 3.2L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 20 29 $37,506 $39,900
4-Door Sedan PZEV 3.2L 20 29 $37,506 $39,900
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Premier Plus 20 29 $38,916 $41,400
4-Door Sedan PZEV 3.2L Premier Plus 20 29 $38,916 $41,400
4-Door Sedan 3.0L 18 25 $41,313 $43,950
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Platinum 20 29 $41,454 $44,100
4-Door Sedan PZEV 3.2L Platinum 20 29 $41,454 $44,100
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Premier Plus 18 25 $42,723 $45,450
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Platinum 18 25 $45,261 $48,150
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4-Door Sedan RWD 528i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 528i 23 34 $45,540 $49,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 528i xDrive 22 33 $47,655 $51,800
4-Door Sedan RWD 535i 20 30 $50,690 $55,100
4-Door Sedan RWD 535d 26 38 $52,070 $56,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 535i xDrive 20 29 $52,810 $57,400
4-Door Sedan AWD 535d xDrive 26 37 $54,190 $58,900
4-Door Sedan RWD ActiveHybrid 5 23 30 $56,490 $61,400
4-Door Sedan RWD 550i 17 25 $58,790 $63,900
4-Door Sedan AWD 550i xDrive 16 24 $60,905 $66,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,506
$45,540
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,900
$49,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$665 / month
$825 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Volvo S80 isn't at all about performance, but what it does–and does well–is offer a safe, stylish, supremely comfortable sedan for fashion-conscious families. The 2014 BMW 5-Series is simultaneously a classic sport sedan and a technology-packed grand tourer.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
97.7 -
Front Hip Room (in)
54.8 -
Second Leg Room (in)
35 35.3
Front Head Room (in)
38.8 40.5
Second Hip Room (in)
54.7 -
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.4 58.3
Second Head Room (in)
38.3 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 56.2
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 41.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
62 64.1
Wheelbase (in)
111.6 116.9
Liftover Height (in)
21.5 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.9 73.2
Track Width, Front (in)
62.1 63
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.9 -
Length, Overall (in)
191 193.4
Height, Overall (in)
58.8 57.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.9 14
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.4 13.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 13
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 18.5
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 39.2
Tires
Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P225/55VR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P225/55VR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3307 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3307 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
331 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
331 -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3825 3814
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 210
Engine
Fuel System
MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
221 @ 3400 260 @ 1250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.2 L/195 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
230 @ 6200 240 @ 5000
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 23
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16 1.67
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 4.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.33 3.23
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.56 2.11
Trans Type
6 8
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 1.29
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.39 3.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 3.14
Trans Order Code
NA 205
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.84
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volvo S80 BMW 5 Series
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 (Est) 6.7 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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