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Volvo XC70

2001-2017

The XC70 (also called the V70 XC in 2001 and 2002) is a rugged version of the V70 wagon, featuring AWD, extra plastic body cladding, and increased ground clearance. The star of Volvo's "Cross Country/XC" line of overland passenger cars and CUVs, it's been produced across two generations:

2001-2003 V70XC
2004-2007 Volvo XC70

  • Based on Volvo P2 platform
  • Sold in the USA from 2001 through 2007 model year
  • Four door cross-over style station wagon
  • USA models have 5 cylinder light pressure turbocharged engines
  • USA models were AWD (All Wheel Drive) and have 5-speed AW50-55 automatic transmissions

2008-2017 Volvo XC70

  • Based on Volvo P3 platform.
  • Sold in the USA from 2008 through 2017 model year
  • Four door cross-over style station wagon
  • USA models mostly have 6 cylinder naturally aspirated and turbocharged engines
    • Some 2015-2017 XC70s have 4 cylinder and 5 cylinder turbocharged engines
  • USA models all have automatic transmissions:
    • 6-speed TF-80 with five and six cylinders
    • 8-speed TG-81 with four cylinder engines
  • USA models were mostly AWD, though the oddball FWD 2.0, 2.5, and 3.2 can be found after 2010

Model information is based on the USA vehicle market. Other model variations may exist outside the USA.