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REAL MPG:

Volvo V50 (2004 - 2012)

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24–68
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47.3
Average

Classy-looking compact estate with very good ride comfort and tidy handling. A fine long-distance cruiser. The UK's most popular Volvo.

Not everyone gets on with the floating dashboard. Boy Racer packages like the expensive R pack not suited to Volvo clientele. Expensive problems with diesels more than three years old.

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Engine Official MPG Real MPG Avg. Real MPG %  
1.6 39.2–39.8 mpg 46.4 mpg 117% Submit MPG
1.6 D 56.5 mpg 49.7 mpg 88% Submit MPG
1.6D DRIVe 62.8 mpg 53.1 mpg 85% Submit MPG
1.6D DRIVe Start/Stop 72.4–74.3 mpg 54.3 mpg 74% Submit MPG
1.8 38.7–39.2 mpg 34.6 mpg 89% Submit MPG
1.8 FlexiFuel 38.2 mpg 32.7 mpg 86% Submit MPG
2.0 37.2–38.2 mpg 36.7 mpg 97% Submit MPG
2.0 D 48.7 mpg 45.8 mpg 94% Submit MPG
2.4i 33.2 mpg 28.0 mpg 84% Submit MPG
D2 65.7 mpg 49.0 mpg 75% Submit MPG
D3 48.7–55.4 mpg 45.6 mpg 88% Submit MPG
D3 Geartronic 48.7 mpg 42.9 mpg 88% Submit MPG
D4 48.7–55.4 mpg 46.7 mpg 90% Submit MPG
D4 Geartronic 48.7 mpg 44.2 mpg 91% Submit MPG
D5 44.8 mpg 44.1 mpg 98% Submit MPG
D5 Geartronic 44.8 mpg 38.3 mpg 86% Submit MPG
T5 31.4–32.5 mpg 27.6 mpg 86% Submit MPG

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  • Volvo V50 (2004 - 2012)
    Classy-looking compact estate with very good ride comfort and tidy handling. A fine long-distance cruiser. The UK's most popular Volvo.

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