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Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Specs

(1985 - 1989) - Technical Specifications for Years 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989
With a fuel consumption of 9.8 litres/100km - 29 mpg UK - 24 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.7 seconds, a maximum top speed of 120 mph (193 km/h), a curb weight of 2901 lbs (1316 kgs), the 740 2.3 Turbo has a turbocharged Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code B230FT.
This engine produces a maximum power of 156 PS (154 bhp - 115 kW) at 4800 rpm and a maximum torque of 242 Nm (178 lb.ft) at 3300 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the 740 Stock tire sizes are 195 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 195 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the 740 2.3 Turbo braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The 740 model is a car manufactured by Volvo, sold new from year 1985 until 1989, and available after that as a used car.

Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Engine Technical Data Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : B230FT
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch LH2.4-Jetronic
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2316 cm3 or 141.3 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 96.0 x 80.0 mm
3.78 x 3.15 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : Turbo + Intercooler
Compression Ratio : 8.7
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 156 PS or 154 bhp or 115 kW @ 4800 rpm
Maximum torque : 242 Nm or 178 lb.ft @ 3300 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 9.8 L/100km
29 mpg UK / 24 mpg US
Range : 836 Km or 520 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 82 L
18 UK gallons
21.7 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 228 g/Km (estimate)

Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Performance Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Performance

Top Speed : 193 km/h or 120 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.7 s

Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Wheelbase : 277 cm or 109.06 inches
Length : 478 cm or 188.19 inches
Width : 175 cm or 68.9 inches
Height : 141 cm or 55.51 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.42
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/60 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/60 R15
Curb Weight : 1316 kg OR 2901 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.4 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 470 L
What engine is in Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo?
The Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 2316 cm3 / 141.3 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1985 Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo have?
The 1985 Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo has 156 PS / 154 bhp / 115 kW.

How much does a Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo weighs?
The Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo weighs 1316 Kg / 2901 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo?
The Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo top speed is 193 Km/h / 120 mph.

Is Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Volvo 740 2.3 Turbo is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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