Volvo Saloon car reviews

Thinking of buying a new Volvo saloon car? If you’re looking for saloon cars for sale, we have got loads of reviews plus links to the latest models you can buy. 

If you like the security of a separate boot, a traditionally styled car, and you aren’t interested in those new crossover cars, then a saloon car could be the best choice for you. 

Read our Volvo saloon car reviews, including full performance figures, running costs, practicality, safety and handling statistics and options data. Browse photo galleries and research into potential problems using thousands of owners’ reviews.

Quick find

Volvo Saloon car reviews

Showing 1 to 9 of 9
  • Results 1 to 9 of 9
  • Volvo S60 Saloon (2019 onwards) Review

    Volvo's 3 Series rival is more than just a leftfield choice

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £39,170 - £50,430

    PROS

    • Sleek saloon is distinguished by its attractive styling
    • Interior looks good and is spacious compared with rivals
    • R-Design handling is sportier and has fine body control

    CONS

    • Keen drivers might miss last degree of involvement
    • Range limited to petrol and plug-in hybrid versions
    • Longer-distance drivers may miss a diesel option
    Read full review
  • Volvo S90 (2016 onwards) Review

    Stylish saloon is packed with advanced safety kit and technology

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £55,305 - £56,155

    PROS

    • Sleek, stylish looks
    • Huge list of safety kit
    • Spacious and comfortable
    • Upmarket, tech-laden interior

    CONS

    • Small engine range compared with rivals
    • Unsettled ride on higher-spec models
    • Not as good to drive as BMW 5 Series
    • Pilot Assist not as smooth as rival systems
    Read full review
  • Volvo S60 (2010 - 2019) Review

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £2,496 - £17,618

    PROS

    Stylish, well-made, packs pioneering safety equipment

    CONS

    Not the best to drive in its class, others are cheaper to run

    Read full review
  • Volvo S80 (2006 - 2016) Review

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £1,262 - £12,210

    PROS

    • Stylish and high quality interior
    • Superb high speed refinement
    • Cosseting seats
    • Good rear passenger space

    CONS

    • Unadventurous exterior
    • Five-cylinder diesel seems noisy
    • Thirsty petrols
    Read full review
  • Volvo S40 (2004 - 2012) Review

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    Used price: £405 - £5,456

    PROS

    Safe and comfortable on the move, stylish cabin, great seats

    CONS

    Lacks the prestige of premium alternatives and not as good to drive, firm ride, cramped rear seats

    Read full review
  • Volvo S60 (2000 - 2008) Review

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £249 - £2,990

    PROS

    Solidly built, hugely comfortable, reliable and durable, strong diesel engines

    CONS

    Limited rear legroom, tight boot, dull to drive, wooden steering

    Read full review