1996 Volvo 850 R

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Rank: #15

Class: Spirited Cars

0-60 Time: 7.2 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars are lined up from fastest to slowest by their 0 to 60 times. We bring you this list of Spirited Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #15, the 1996 Volvo 850 R races 0-60 mph in 7.2 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Spirited Cars.

It falls behind the #14 ranked 1994 Volvo 850 Turbo by 0.1 seconds and pulls ahead of the #16 ranked 2008 Volvo V70 by 0.1 seconds.

Before getting in the driver's seat of one of these cars and punching the gas, you should know where you stand. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1996 Volvo 850 R vs. 2008 Volvo V70, you would WIN by 0.1 seconds!

If you are thinking about going head to head with another Volvo, make sure you know your competition. Find out where your car ranks against the top 10 fastest cars from 1996.

Vehicle information

Year: 1996

Make: Volvo

Model: 850 R

Engine: I-5

Horsepower: 240

Torque: 221

Transmission: 4A

Curb Weight: 3300

City MPG: 19

Highway MPG: 26

MSRP: $38,862

Performance statistics


Class: Spirited Cars

Rank: #405

Best 0-60 Time: 7.2 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 15.5 seconds

@ speed: 89.6 mph

Best Top Speed: 0.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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