What kind of horsepower does a Volvo XC70 have?
The 2009 Volvo XC70 won’t win at the drag strip, but its safe, smooth, and stress-free demeanor is perfectly in keeping with its mission. A new T6 AWD model, with a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline six-cylinder and 281 horsepower, joins the standard model and its normally aspirated, 238-horsepower six-cylinder.
When did the Volvo XC70 T6 come out?
Editor’s note: The review was written in December 2007 about the 2008 Volvo XC70. This year’s XC70 gains a new turbocharged T6 trim level. To see what’s new for 2009, click here, or check out a side-by-side comparison of the two model years.
Why did Volvo stop making the Volvo XC70?
While the Volvo XC70 was attractive, spacious, and refined, the price, awkward handling, poor reliability rating, and not-so-great fuel economy did it in. With Volvo discontinuing the XC70 wagon, there was a gap left to fill according to the folks at Motor Trend.
What kind of engine does a Volvo C30 have?
D5 emblem on a 2008 Volvo C30. Volvo has a special version of the D5 for use in the C30, S40, V50 and C70 models that produces 180 hp (134 kW) and 400 N⋅m (295 lb⋅ft) of torque (reduced to 350 N⋅m (258 lb⋅ft) with automatic transmission).
The XC70’s turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-five-cylinder delivers 208 horsepower and 236 pounds-feet of torque. Volvo’s standard Geartronic five-speed-automatic transmission has a feature that permits manually selected gear changes.
What kind of transmission does a Volvo have?
Volvo transmissions vary by model and year, so here’s a guide to help identify which transmission your Volvo has.
What’s the ground clearance on a Volvo XC70?
Intended for only moderately rough trekking, the XC70 has large bumpers that are augmented by moldings around the wheel arches and lower body. The overfenders and lower rocker-panel cladding are offered in Stone Grey or Brown. Ground clearance measures 8.2 inches, which helps give the wagon an appearance similar to that of an authentic SUV.
Why does my Volvo have a gear ratio problem?
TCM-002A Incorrect gear ratio in third gear. Volvo transmission issues date back to the early 2000s Volvo models. Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software is to blame in many cases, but problems with the valve body, shift solenoid, worn clutches, transmission overdrive relay can also be the culprit.
What’s the price of a 2009 Volvo XC70?
The 2009 Volvo XC70’s Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starts around $38,000, while the sporty T6 starts closer to $40,000. With navigation, DVD entertainment and all the other bells and whistles, a fully-loaded XC70 tops out just over $50,000.
What kind of radio does a Volvo XC60 have?
Radio: Harman Kardon Premium AM/FM Stereo w/CD -inc: Sensus Connect w/integrated 7″ color display, Bluetooth integrated interface including audio streaming, Sirius satellite radio w/6-month subscription, HD Radio, auxiliary audio input, USB and iPod function and audio buttons in steering wheel