Volvo 460 — magnificent four-door a sedan of a representation class from a known car of the producer from Sweden Volvo Car.
Constructed on the Volvo 480 platform, "sixtieth" very respectably looks on the road. Compact and rather inexpensive updating of Volvo 460 with the chrome plated front grille with approval was met by public.
For the first generation such technical characteristics of Volvo 460 were peculiar: cross-section located 4-cylinder engine with the gas-distributing OHC mechanism and a forward drive. The 1,8-liter power unit developed capacity of 87 horsepower’s at 5700 revolutions per minute. Five step mechanical box of gear shifting dispersed the Scandinavian handsome from 0 to 100 km/h in 11,5 seconds. The maximum speed reached 175 km/h.
Five-seater Volvo 460 in a body a sedan has such dimensions: length — 4435 mm, width — 1686 mm, height — 1378 mm at rather small wheel base — 2503 mm. The length of a road gleam made 125 mm.
Graceful, independent and safe "Swede" deservedly takes "the" place among the most popular models of this concern.