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S80: What's new


For immediate release


S80 - The elegant styling of the Volvo flagship model is complemented with mid-year enhancements including a new interior treatment for 2002. New exterior colours and monochromatic trim treatment mark the new S80 as a refinement of Volvo's unique and timely interpretation of a luxury car for a new era. Most technical specifications remain the same. Other changes include:

  • Upgraded S80 2.9 and T6 versions
  • Revised Volvo Navigation System with DVD (Jan. '02)
  • Revised engine management system
  • Enhanced traction control in STC and TRACS systems
  • Standard 17-inch wheels on T6 (optional on 2.9)


Volvo automobiles are sold and serviced by 42 retailers in major markets across Canada.


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Lisa Graham

Volvo Cars of Canada Ltd.

(416) 490-5834

Doug Mepham

MacDonald & Co.

(416) 975-1572

S80 (2007), 2002
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