Show full review Vehicle Overview While the exterior look of the 2007 V70 has changed little from its predecessor, traction control and a tire pressure monitoring system are now standard for all models. The V70's five-year residual values are not as high as comparably-equipped models from Dodge, Subaru, Audi or Volkswagen. Unlike many convertibles, the C70 can seat four adults in relative comfort and, while not cheap, it is well within the price range of the average premium convertible buyer. We've gathered a vast collection of useful articles to help you perform many repairs and upgrades on your Volvo V70. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Zero to 60 times does not guarantee the accuracy of any of the Volvo 0-60 mph times.
A high-performance V70 R wagon is also available. Metallic paint is now a stand-alone option, as are several new 17-inch wheel designs that vary between the 2. The rear seat offers good head and legroom for adults and creates 71. A power moonroof is optional. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Capable of comfortably accommodating four adults and touting one of the best safety records in the industry, the V70 wagon feels as plush and comfortable to drive as an S80 sedan. Units Affected 1114 The Geneva Auto Show is the first major European auto show of the year and makes full use out of that position.
Welcome to our Volvo V70 Technical Articles section. The V70 has also lost its optional third-row seat and puddle lights. For the 77th edition of the show, over 250 exhibitors from all over the world will be occupying all 828,000 square feet of the Geneva Palexpo's exhibition space while vying for the attention of the expected 700,000-plus show…. Before you sit down to negotiate your best deal, be sure to check out the Fair Purchase Price, which shows the typical transaction price being paid for the V70 in your area. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. The premium R model adds a 300-horsepower engine, six-speed manual transmission, all-wheel drive, Brembo brakes, xenon headlamps, garage door opener, leather seats and 17-inch alloy wheels.
The near-vertical rear hatch and full-length D-pillar tail lamps create a highly functional look that extends the roof panel, creating more space up top. Functionally, the V70's instrument layout is near-perfect, with every switch, lever and button within easy reach of both the driver and the passenger, but the vast gray tones that run throughout the dash, door panels and seats are rather drab. Bookmark us and keep checking back for Volvo cars 0-60 mph updates, since we constantly upload new 0 to 60 mph and quarter mile statistics. The Volvo light-pressure turbocharging is designed more for economical all-around driving than for performance, so forgive us if we craved a little more horsepower and torque from the 2. The V70 has also lost its optional third-row seat and puddle lights.
SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. It was manufactured with petrol, diesel and turbodiesel engines. Aluminum accents have been added to the column stalks and steering wheel switches, and a Convenience Package adds integrated child seats and a compass for the rearview mirror. Though acceleration is more than adequate, frankly we wished the 2. This engine has significantly more horsepower and torque, making it much quicker off the line and providing potent passing power.
Aluminum accents have been added to the column stalks and steering wheel sw. Volvo also offers a high-performance S60 R sedan with the same drivetrain. A dual-screen rear entertainment system is now a stand-alone option. The days of the canvas convertible top are fast coming to a close, and cars like the Volvo C70 are the primary reason. Volvos have long been known for their fantastic seat comfort, and the C70 upholds that reputation, although rear-seat passengers might be a tad disappointed by their available legroom if tall passengers are in front. Volvo execs cut out a big challenge for the design team, asking for a vehicle that looks great with top up and top down, can accommodate four adult passengers and has better-than-average cargo space. Both, manual and automatic transmission styles were available for this model.
The V70's front seats feel great on your back and feature an anti-submarine design that keeps you from sliding under the dash in the event of an accident. Can't find what you're looking for? The standard transmission is a six-speed manual - somewhat unusual for a luxury coupe but in keeping with its sporty nature. Try our Search Engine at the top of the page, or hop over to one of our Technical Bulletin Boards - focusing on! Vehicle Details The highly-praised Scandinavian design ethic gets a thorough workout in the no-nonsense interior of the C70. It offers the advantage of a retracting hardtop, while its two chief rivals, the Convertible and the Cabriolet, are equipped with folding fabric tops. Even though the car has a very short nose, it still looks aggressive, while at the same time clearly demonstrating its Volvo family heritage.
If power is a priority over economy, then step up to the turbocharged 2. Fog lamps are mounted on the 2. Kelley Blue Book expects the V70 to retain an average resale value, with the 2. The V70 offers a well-balanced suspension that feels taut and stable without delivering a severe ride. The car's many inboard storage areas are linked to the central locking system, which allows convenient locking even when the top is down. Somehow the Volvo design team, aided by the experts at Italy's Pininfarina, achieved all those objectives.
Rear park assist, leather seats, integrated rear child booster seats and heated front seats also are offered. I settled on a different option, but I will keep them in mind when searching for a car in the future. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. The Volvo C70 is every inch a Volvo and that extends from the exceptional comfort of its seats to its satisfying on-road manners. Daytime running lights are standard. No matter which V70 you choose, all models share two important traits: A roomy, ergonomically sound interior and an exceptional safety record. Due to its huge popularity, it has been in the market for three generations 1997-2000, 2000-2007 and 2007-present.
Handsome leather-covered seats are optional, but more intriguing are seats with the specially-developed Vulcaflex synthetic upholstery that has a skinlike feel. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Leading the list of standard equipment is the three-piece retractable steel roof that is actuated by a computer-controlled electric motor and hydraulic pump. All V70 wagons ride a 108. Dynaudio Sound System Green Day or Sinatra, music has rarely sounded as pure and clear as through the C70's audiophile-worthy system.