VOLVO S60 2.4 Bi-Fuel [2002]

  • Used model
  • CNG, Executive
  • 2435cc (2.5 litre), Automatic 4-speed, door
178 g/km
28 mpg
NGC Rating
The NGC Rating expresses a vehicle’s environmental impact as a score ranging from 0 for the greenest cars to 100+ for the most polluting.

VOLVO S60 review

NGC verdict 02.11.2011

No Volvo I've ever driven got the stares and positive looks of this car. It's a big evolutionary step for Volvo and makes the S60 a stronger rival for the Audi A4 than I expected with little compromise in the hunt for good fuel economy. That said, keener drivers will still opt for the more agile, and rear-wheel drive BMW 3-Series.

Prices are competitive though some friends thought the instruments looked 'basic'. Irritating electronic hand brake (try driving on snowy, hilly roads or parking between vehicles on a slope) would put me off the car. I would also want a normal spare wheel not just a can of sealant. Otherwise it's a stylish, pleasant car especially for those doing long motorway hauls.

Review by Russell Bray

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Whole life cost index
The NGC Whole Life Cost Index expresses a vehicle's total cost of ownership for a private (non-business) driver based on 3 years with 10,000 miles average annual mileage.


Official MPG is combined figure from NEDC test cycle; Real MPG is estimated based on real world driving conditions; Fuel cost is an indicative figure based on Real MPG and cng price of 68p/litre.
Official MPG
28 mpg
10.0 litres / 100km
Real MPG
Fuel cost
0 p/mile
0 p/km


Official CO2 emissions from the NEDC test cycle. Euro standard, NOx and PM (particulates) are official air quality measures. Env Ratings are part of the NGC Rating. GHG = Green house gas rating – measures the impact of lifecycle CO2, AQ = air quality and measures the lifecycle impact of air quality emissions including NOx and particulates.
Official CO2
178 g/km
Tailpipe only
Euro std
4 euro
NOx:14 PM:0
Env Ratings
0 = least polluting

VOLVO S60 2.4 Bi-Fuel [2002] key information

  • Practicality
    door, seats
  • Engine Size
    2435cc (2.4 litre)
  • Transmission
    Automatic 4-speed
  • Engine Power
    HP / PS
  • Acceleration 0-60
  • Top Speed
    0 mph / 0 kph
  • NCAP Safety Rating
  • Congestion charge
    No Discount

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