Volvo C30 T5 2007-2012


July 7, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on August 1, 2015
Volvo C30 T5 (2007)
Country
Sweden
Top Speed (mph)
149
0-60 mph
6.2
0-100 mph
16.3
1/4 mile
15
BHP
227 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
236 @1500-5000rpm
BHP per ton
159
MPG UK/US
32/27
Engine capacity CC/CU
2521/154
Engine type
Straight 5 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 20
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
167.4
Width (in)
70.2
Height (in)
57
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3150
Additional Info: Various specs/options available, such as the T5 R, SE, SE Sport, SE Lux and also available with a “Design” package that gives 2 tone leather and a body kit. Early 2007 T5 cars have 216bhp, May 2007 on get 227bhp. The automatics use a 5 speed Geartronic gearbox (similar to Porsches Tiptronic) and get to 60 in 6.6 secs and down the 1/4 mile in 14.8 secs (note: quicker 1/4 mile than manual). Also available is a 2.4i with 167bhp, 0-60 in around 7.8 and a 2.4 D5 (diesel) with 177bhp, 0-60 in around 7.5 secs.

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