Volvo’s 2016 S80 luxury sedan is well overdue for a makeover. The aging luxury sedan contains all of Volvo’s legendary design and safety know-how, but its lackluster exterior and limited content put it at a distinct disadvantage, especially when placed next to such newcomers as the Hyundai Genesis and Kia Credenza, let alone stalwarts like the
Audi A6 and
New Features and Revisions
The AWD T6 is dropped from the lineup, leaving only the front-wheel-drive T5 to carry on the S80 banner. The T5 gains new 18-inch wheels, heated front seats, a power moonroof and the interior air-quality system as standard. The Platinum trim gains BLIS, power retractable side mirrors and HID headlights with washers.