1992 Volvo 850 GLT US

The Volvo 850 GLT is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power to the front wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.4 litre, double overhead camshaft 5 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it develops 168 bhp (170 PS/125 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 220 N·m (162 lb·ft/22.4 kgm) at 3300 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. With a stated kerb weight of 1330 kg, the Volvo 850 GLT covers the 0-100 km/h yardstick in 9.2 seconds and the standing kilometre in 32 seconds. Its maximum speed quoted is 216 km/h, which is 134 mph.

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Volvo 850 GLT -
Volvo 850 GLT
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Key facts

1992 Volvo 850 GLT US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4660 mm
How heavy?
1330 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2435 cm3
How many cylinders?
5, Straight
How much power?
170 PS / 168 bhp / 125 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
220 Nm / 162 ft.lb / 22.4 kgm @ 3300 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 8.9 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.2 s
How fast?
216 km/h, 134 mph

Volvo 850 models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2435 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1431 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2435 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2319 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1431 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2319 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2319 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2319 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2435 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1431 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2435 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2435 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1458 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1984 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1330 kg

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1992 Volvo 850 GLT
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Carrosserie
Carrosserie4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Nombre de portes4
Designer
Dimensions et poids
Empattement 2665 104.9
Voies AV 1520 59.8
Voies AR 1470 57.9
Longueur 4660 183.5
Largeur 1760 69.3
Hauteur 1400 55.1
Garde au sol
1.75
Poids avec pleins 1330 kg 2932
Répartition poids AV
Réservoir à essence 73 litres 16.1 UK Gal 19.3 US Gal
Caractéristiques aérodynamique
Coefficient de pénétration
maître-couple
SCx
Moteur
naturally aspirated petrol
Constructeur du moteur Volvo
Type moteur B5254S
Cylinders Straight 5
Cylindrée 2.4 litre
2435 cc
(148.593 cu in)
Alésage × Course 83 × 90 mm
3.27 × 3.54 in
Rapport alésage / course 0.92
Distribution double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 Soupapes par cylindre
20 Total vannes
Puissance maximale
(DIN)
170 PS (168 bhp) (125 kW)
à 6000 tr/mn
Specific output
(DIN)
69 bhp/litre
1.13 bhp/cu in
Couple maximale
(DIN)
220 Nm (162 ft·lb) (22.4 kgm)
à 3300 tr/mn

(DIN)
90.35 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Construction
carter Carter humide
Taux de compression 10.5:1
Carburant Bosch LH-Jetronic 3 fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1135.4 kPa (164.7 psi)
Régime maximal
Nombre de paliers de vilebrequin 6
Refroidissement Water
Cylindrée Unitaire 487 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalyseur Y
Performances
0-80km/h
0-60mph 8.9 s
0-100km/h 9.2 s
0-160km/h
0-400m
0-1000m 32 s
Vitesse 216 km/h (134 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 128.07 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
94.19 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
126.32 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.62 kg/kW
17.73 lb/bhp
Consommation
Consommation
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Emissions de CO₂
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Châssis
Emplacement de moteur front
Engine layout transverse
Traction front wheel drive  
Répartition du couple N/A
Direction
turns lock-to-lock 3.200
Turning circle
Suspension AV I.MS.CS.LW.ARB.
Suspension AR SI.TA.CS.ARB.
Roues AV 6½ x 15
Roues AR 6½ x 15
Pneumatiques AV 195/60 R 15
Pneumatiques AR 195/60 R 15
Freins AV/AR VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Diamètre des freins AV 279 mm
Diamètre des freins AR 292 mm
Braked area
Transmission 5
Rapport de démultiplication supérieure 0.7
Rapport de pont 4.00
Généralités
Carfolio.com ID22319
Production total
Type mines
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Volvo 850 GLT added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.