Safety & Reliability

Safety & Reliability  - 2012 Volvo C70 Review - Reviews - Volvo C70

The C70 scores the highest rating, Good, in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's frontal offset and side-impact crash tests, as well as for rear-crash protection.

In addition to the required front airbags, the C70 comes with door-mounted airbags that are designed to stay inflated in the event of a rollover, as well as roll bars that deploy from behind the rear seats if the C70 is about to roll over. See the full list of safety features here.

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    Opening and closing the hood
    1 Pull the lever located under the left side of the dash to release the hood lock. An information symbol will illuminate when the hood is open. 2 Lift the hood slightly. Press the release c ...

    INFO—displaying additional information
    In certain cases, more information may be available (about a radio station, song, artist, etc.) than is currently displayed on the screen. Press the INFO button to display all of the availabl ...

    Exterior
    For 2008, the nose and tail are modified, and though Volvo says it has changed the headlights and taillights, it seems limited to the elements within, such as taillamp LEDs and lens colors, and no ...