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VOLVO 760 Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 1
First production year: 1982
Engines: Gasoline, Diesel
 

1982 - 1990

Volvo 760 was the car that saved the Swedish carmaker from bankruptcy, but before its launch, the carmaker almost closed its business due to its financial debts. After the first oil crisis, the customers' behavior changed and turned their eyes towards fuel-efficient vehicles, and the Volvo 240/260 didn't meet that demand. Moreover, the 200 series had severe reliability issues that f...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  VOLVO 760 2.3L Turbo 4AT (177 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.3L Turbo 4AT (182 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.3L Turbo 5MT (177 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.8L 4AT (147 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.8L 4AT (156 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.8L 4AT (170 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.8L 5MT (156 HP)

diesel engines:

  VOLVO 760 2.4L D 4AT (109 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.4L D 4AT (122 HP)

  VOLVO 760 2.4L D 5MT (109 HP)