Under the Hood

Under the Hood  - 2005 Volvo XC70 Review - Reviews - Volvo XC70

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.

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    Geartronic–manual shifting
    Geartronic allows you to manually shift among your vehicle's six forward speeds. Geartronic can be selected at any time. To access the manual shifting position from Drive (D), move the gear ...

    Seating
    The C70 is a comfortable car if you're in one of the front seats. They have a bit of side bolstering — so you feel like you're sitting in the seats, not perched on top of them — but the bolstering ...

    Introduction
    Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) is an optional system designed to assist the driver by maintaining a set speed or a set time interval to the vehicle ahead. It is primarily intended for use on long s ...