Volvo C70
Theres more than an open car here. Theres the taste of the
sea that says youre on vacation. Theres the sight of the peak
that makes you push on. Theres the sound of a laugh that makes
you laugh. Theres the incomplete sentence thats completely
understood. Theres the wind using the clouds to keep the stars
shiny. Theres the look of love. Theres the scent of fantasy.
Theres the slap of reality. There are five senses that trigger
emotions. There are emotions that inform rationality. Theres
a sixth sense that knows this already. Theres common sense,
of course. And theres a Volvo C70. Thats why you drive one.
What this car does to inspire your travels and make real your dreams,
it does with the sky as your witness. This is where the emotional and the
physical intersect: where the art and power of clean Scandinavian design
come to be a spectacular convertible and a stylish coupe.
Emotions may drive us,
but you get to steer.
Where to? As you discover new roads and rediscover favorite
journeys, expect a high level of comfort as well as exhilaration at
every turn. Grip the supple steering wheel and settle into one of
the worlds most comfortable automobile seats. Youll recognize
the cabins elegance as a testament to simplicity and a model of
ergonomic excellence, yet sophisticated onboard technology like
Bluetooth® connectivity with streaming audio and the available
Volvo navigation system are quietly at work and close at hand.
The sky is not the only place to
find stars.
From the wheels up youll discover first-class comfort, world-class safety
and form that beautifully serves function. At first glance youll notice Volvo
design details such as the headlamps that sweep back gracefully, yet seek
out protectively with Active Bending Lights*, and the rear lamps that
include state-of-the-art Adaptive Brake Lights that rapidly flash to warn
cars behind when you have to brake harder than normal. Ever so stellar,
nothing shines brighter than legendary Volvo safety.
* Included in the optional Dynamic Package
A magic carpet for the modern world.
Enjoy smooth sailing with the top up or down. The stiff, reinforced car body of the
Volvo C70 enables the advanced suspension system to sense and predictably cope
with all types of road surfaces. Whats more, the informative electro-hydraulic steering
responds immediately to your commands, while even the rear wheels will turn slightly
to help you glide through corners.
What makes a moment sensational?
Moments are measured, in part, by their
ability to recall a sound, taste, smell,
touch or sight. A journey with the top down,
with all senses engaged, seems to increase
a moments chance of being sensational.
And being sensational is okay with us.
A short cut to the center of attention.
The well-appointed cabin of the Volvo C70 seats four travellers in total comfort. Elegant
simplicity and tasteful detailing are the hallmarks of sophisticated Scandinavian design and
beautifully represented here with Volvos real aluminum inlays and Volvos genuine chrome-
free leather. Up front, the unique floating center stack is also available in Volvos real wood
and presents simple controls for information, entertainment, comfort and more. In the back,
the rear-seat passengers can waive to the crowd while enjoying plenty of room and backrests
with a comfortable tilt.
Put the top down. Turn the stereo up.
Life is simple again.
Music has a friend in Volvos modern sound systems. With talent in abundance, here
youll find a choice of two excellent systems - each calibrated especially for the
interior of the Volvo C70 (top-up and top-down). Each system features a CD player
and HD radio as well as an auxiliary input so you can plug in a portable music player.
For those with an iPod® or MP3 player, there is a USB and iPod® music Interface or
Bluetooth® streaming audio available to make your playlists appear in the center
console display. And to make things ever so simple, all systems can be controlled
from buttons on the steering wheel.
Premium Sound. Total immersion.
This is an audiophiles dream. When you choose the Premium Sound system* you are
taking center stage - surrounded by gloriously accurate sound reproduction provided by
world-class components. Finessed by Dolby® Pro Logic® II Surround - which utilizes a
special center loudspeaker and sophisticated sound processing - the Premium Sound
system ensures that every passenger enjoys a well-balanced stereo presence regardless
of their seating position (a remarkable achievement considering how nobody sits in the
middle of the car). Whats more, an extremely efficient digital Class D amplifier powers
twelve perfectly matched loudspeakers with superior transient response and pure
dynamics. But thats not all. Included are two subwoofers (for a total of 910 watts!) and
you have a convertible with a sound system that can blow the roof off.
* Included in the Platinum Trim Level
A marvel of engineering eclipsed
only by the beauty it reveals.
The three-piece retractable hardtop is a marvel of engineering. Youll soon
discover this for yourself because as the roof automatically goes up, so will the
corners of your mouth. In fact, its hard not to smile. Just push a button on the
center console and the retractable top performs a synchronized metamorphosis
that seems to inspire applause. And with the insulated roof hidden in the trunk,
theres still room in there for your weekend getaway luggage. From hardtop coupe
to open-air convertible in less than thirty seconds - with a grin that lasts much
longer. Having two dream cars on one set of wheels is a beautiful thing.
Attractive, inviting, yet very exclusive
- especially when locked.
Perhaps because it is built in Sweden, so close to the North Pole, this beautiful
Volvo C70 has a certain undeniable magnetism. But with this magnetism comes a
responsibility we take seriously - because Volvo safety doesnt stop when you park
your car. With the hardtop up, this car provides a much higher level of anti-theft
protection than an ordinary convertible. And with keyless drive*, you can unlock doors
as you grasp the handle and start the car with the key still in your pocket or handbag.
* Included in the Premier Trim Level
Innovated for your enjoyment,
the Volvo safety technologies will
protect more than the fun of driving.
Across the world, Volvo equals safety. And that comes with good reason, because few
carmakers can match our record of safety innovations and the commitment for safety that
has guided us for more than 80 years. Of course, this makes us extremely proud. But were
not satisfied. Because we know what we want to achieve: zero accidents. This huge task
calls for innovative thinking and a brand new approach to the way we design cars. Good
news is weve already come a long way. For starters, our cars are more fun and engaging to
drive than ever (because a bored driver will never be a safe driver). Neither is the technology
needed any figment of the imagination - some are already available. This means driving a
Volvo today is like having a first peek at a very exciting automotive future - a future where
passionate engineering and design do more to help you get the most out of life.
After all, theres more to life than a Volvo.
Eyes in the back.
An eye on the blind spot.
On-road enlightenment.
Rear Park Assist in the Preimier Plus or Platinum
The optional Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
Active Bending Lights (ABL) with Dual Xenon
trim level alerts you if youre too close to an obstacle
helps you detect vehicles entering your blind spot.
technology included in the optional Dynamic Package
behind your car when reversing. This feature is also
expands your vision range when driving in the dark
available as a retailer installed accessory for the front.
and provides considerably improved illumination
around bends.
Personal gatekeeping.
Stay on track.
Exhilarating comfort.
Inspired by fighter aircraft technology, Intelligent
Volvos Dynamic Stability and Traction Control (DSTC)
Ergonomic design in seats and the drivers environment
Driver Information System (IDIS) can help reduce your
anti-skid system improves handling and safety in a
makes you relaxed and helps you maintain your
workload in stressful situations.
wide range of challenging situations.
concentration on driving.
Designed to catch the light brilliantly,
this car also reflects a promise.
Thankfully, the automotive industry is moving away from fantasyland to the real world. Our
journey towards a better environment started already in the early 70s. Then we were among
the first carmakers to acknowledge the environmental downside of cars and to do something
about it. Since then we are constantly innovating to reduce the environmental impact of the
cars and how we make them.
In the near future we will introduce new technology such as plug-in hybrid vehicles that will
further reduce CO2 emissions and can be charged from a standard wall socket. And were
heavily engaged in the development of electrical vehicles - a technology that will dramatically
reduce the environmental footprint of our cars and make them even more fun to drive.
Good for you, and for the world we share.
healthier interior materials.
All our upholstery and interior textiles are tested for specific
allergy-inducing or harmful substances. And several interior
metal parts are tested with regard to contact allergies.
Good for you, and for anyone who shares your ride.
85% recyclable.
To help minimize its total environmental impact,
every Volvo is designed to facilitate recovery
and recycling at the end of its useful life.
Cleaner exhaust.
Fast responding after a cold start, Volvos
advanced emission control eliminates between
95 and 99% of carbon monoxide, hydrocarbons
and nitrogen oxides.
Fuel-saving design.
To reduce energy loss from air and roll resistance, we utilize advanced
Fresh cabin air.
aerodynamic design, lightweight materials and low-friction technology.
Continuously monitoring the incoming air and shutting out
Together with state-of-the-art engine technology, this lowers your CO2
carbon monoxide, ground-level ozone and nitrogen dioxide,
emissions and helps you travel further on less fuel.
Volvos optional Interior Air Quality System helps ensure that
the air you breathe in the car is cleaner than that outside
when driving in heavy city traffic with the top up.
Want a dynamic touch?
If stylish and sporty looks get your pulse racing, the Volvo C70 with
the optional Dynamic Package may be for you: Sovereign Hide
Offblack upholstery in Offblack interior with aluminum center stack
and door panel inserts, a leather-clad steering wheel with an
aluminum inlay, and a leather-clad gear knob with an aluminum
inlay. Exterior color Ice White with color-matched accessory rear
spoiler lip and Midir 18" Diamond Cut aluminum wheels.
Or modern luxury?
Some people prefer sophisticated, timeless elegance. If that
sounds like you, your new Volvo C70 could look like this:
Sovereign Hide Calcite upholstery in Umbra interior with Black
Oak center stack and door panel inserts, a leather-clad steering
wheel and a leather-clad gear knob. Exterior color Ember Black
Metallic and 17" Sirona aluminum wheels.
choose your Volvo C70.
As you define your own style and specify your needs, theres a range of equipment levels, factory
installed options and accessories that can help reflect your taste or simplify your tasks. Find your
personal Volvo at
C70 Trim level:
premier PLUS
Park Assist, Rear
Navigation System with Map Care
Keyless Drive
Volvo Premium Sound System
HomeLink® Integrated Garage Door Opener
2x8" Subwoofer System with 2x130 Watt Amplifier
Digital Compass
Park Assist, Rear
Keyless Drive
HomeLink® Integrated Garage Door Opener
Digital Compass
optional Packages:
Climate Package
dynamic package
Heated front seats
18" Midir Diamond cut alloy wheels with all-season tires
Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)
Dual Xenon headlamps with Active Bending Light
Rain sensor
3-spoke sport steering wheel with aluminum inlay
Headlight washers
Humidity sensor
Standard features
Complimentary Factory Scheduled Maintenance for 3 years, 36,000 miles
Cruise control
Cup holders, front with lid and extended tunnel console with
cup holders, rear with lid
Airbag, driver and passenger side
Electronic Climate Control (ECC)
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
Front armrest, tunnel console
Approach light
Glove compartment (lockable)
Daytime running lights
HD Radio
Door mounted inflatable curtains
High Performance audio package with CD player with MP3 and
Double locking door locks (top down only)
WMA readability
Illuminated vanity mirrors, driver and passenger
Dynamic Stability Traction Control (DSTC)
Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
In-dash CD with MP3 and WMA format readability
High positioned rear brake lights
Leather gear knob with aluminum inlays
Home safe lightning
Memory for driver and front passenger seats
Outside temperature gauge
Pollen filter
ISOFIX in rear seat
Power/heated exterior rear view mirrors with memory function
Puddle lights
Seat belt pretensioners, front and rear
Reading lights, front/rear
Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
Sirius Satelite radio includes 6 month subscription
Sovereign Hide Full Soft Premium Leather
Security system
Storage in front of the center console
SIPS bag front
Valet private locking (glove compartment, center backrest cushion,
Textile floor mats (carpet color—4 pcs)
front storage compartment and trunk)
Trip computer
Weight sensor, front passenger seat
USB and AUX inputs
Whiplash protection, front seats (WHIPS)
3-Piece retractable hardtop
3-spoke leather steering wheel
Fog lights in front spoiler
5-Speed Geartronic Automatic Transmission
Key Integrated Remote control, central locking (KIR)
8-way power seat, driver and passenger
Polished dual exhaust end pipes
Aluminum inlays
7.5x17" Sirona Diamond-cut alloy wheels
Automatically dimmed rear-view mirror
Bluetooth® with streaming audio
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by Volvo Car Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their
respective owners.
Covered storage in front doors
Covered storage in rear quarter panel
individual options
Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) with retractable mirrors
Cranberry Red Leather Seating Surfaces (no cost option)
Metallic paint
Black Oak inlays
Temporary spare wheel (no cost option)
= Standard
= Option
When it comes to the appearance of your Volvo, the choices
of exterior color and wheels are probably your most important
design decisions. For more exterior styling options and to
build your new Volvo online, please visit
Clean colors
To reduce usage of environmentally hazardous solvents all
Volvo exterior colors are water-based. Whats more, our painting
facilities are among the cleanest in the world.
Please note: It is not possible to reproduce exact original shades in
printed matter. Please ask your retailer to show you samples.
614 Ice White
702 Flamenco Red Metallic
474 Celestial Blue Metallic
498 Caspian Blue Metallic
477 Electric Silver Metallic
487 Ember Black Metallic
019 Black Stone
exterior design
EXTERIOR DESIGN Aluminum wheels
Midir 8x18"
Sirona 7.5x17"
Diamond Cut/Light Grey (Included in the Dynamic Package)
Diamond Cut/Light Grey
ACCESSORY Aluminum wheels
Draco 8x18"
Split, Silver Bright
Aluminum center stack and
door panel inlays
Leather-clad steering wheel,
Leather-clad sports steering wheel
Leather-clad gear knob
with aluminum inlay, Charcoal
with aluminum inlay, Geartronic
(included in the optional Dynamic Package)
Black Oak center stack and
door panel inlays
Offblack sports textile mats with reflective inserts
Cranberry leather in offblack interior, 5D7M (N/C option)
(retailer Installed accessory)
Aluminum center stack and door panel inserts.
Offblack Sovereign Hide Full Soft leather in offblack interior, 5E77
Cacao Sovereign Hide Full Soft leather in offblack interior, 5E79
Aluminum center stack and door panel inserts.
Aluminum center stack and door panel inserts.
Calcite Sovereign Hide Full Soft leather in Umbra interior, 5E84
Calcite Sovereign Hide Full Soft leather in offblack interior, 5E78
Optional Black Oak center stack and door panel inserts.
Optional Black Oak center stack and door panel inserts.
Dynamic Stability and Traction Control (DSTC)
Adaptive brake light
Active Bending Lights (ABL)
Volvos interactive safety technologies
SAFETY Protective
Intelligent Driver Information System (IDIS)
IN A REAR IMPACT the rear deformation zones will help
absorb crash energy. The fuel tank is designed to remain
To help avoid distractions during critical driving situations,
IDIS constantly analyzes your driving and will delay secondary
well protected in front of the rear axle. The head restraints
help protect the neck and spine, and Volvos unique Whiplash
information from the car or one of its onboard systems when
it detects intense steering, braking or acceleration. As soon
Protection System (WHIPS) cradles the front seat occupants
in a controlled manner to help prevent whiplash injuries.
as things calm down, the phone call or the delayed information
SAFETY Preventive
is presented.
IN A SIDE IMPACT Volvos unique Side Impact Protection
Active Bending Lights (ABL)*
System (SIPS) helps distribute the crash forces across the
Dynamic Stability and Traction Control (DSTC)
cars body, away from the occupants. The side airbags in
In addition to improving illumination using Dual Xenon light
By helping prevent fishtails, spinouts, and rollovers, stability
technology, the Active Bending Lights give a boost to your
the front seats help protect the chest and hip, while the door-
control technology like DSTC has been described as one of the
mounted Inflatable Curtain (IC) adds head protection.
vision round bends at night. Controlled by microprocessors,
most vital safety advances of the past decade. DSTC is able to
the motorised lamps turn up to 15 degrees in either direction
detect a potential skid and help counteract this one by reducing
IN A ROLL-OVER the Roll-Over Protection System (ROPS)
when driving - reliably lighting up your chosen path. A twilight
the engines power output, or braking on one or more wheels.
instantly deploys the retracted rear steel roll bars to form a safety
sensor disengages the adaptive function during daylight to
cage together with the reinforced windscreen pillars. In the same
Adaptive brake light
extend its life span.
instant, the door-mounted Inflatable Curtain (IC) and safety belt
Active at speeds above 30 mph, the adaptive brake light can
*Included in the Dynamic Package
pre-tensioners are activated to help protect occupants.
sense the difference between normal and panic braking. If it is
a panic situation, all the brake lights will flash at a rate of four
Volvos interactive safety technologies
IN A FRONTAL COLLISION the patented frontal structure will
times per second. Once your speed slows to below 19 mph, the
In a Volvo, safety is about interaction. Because its not the
yield to help absorb and disperse crash energy. The compact
lights stop flashing and hazard lights flash instead. Using LED
number of safety features that determines how safe a car is,
power train is designed to help optimise deformation. Inside the
technology that needs less time to light up than regular bulbs,
its how well they seamlessly interact to help protect the
car, safety belts interact with the collapsible steering column and
traffic behind you can react sooner.
occupants in the event of a collision.
dual-stage airbags to help keep the occupants out of harms way.
Restraint technologies
Inflatable Curtain (IC)
Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS)
Ergonomic design
Integrated coat
Power retractable door mirrors with ground lighting
lumbar support
Front pocket
Power front seats
SAFETY Protective
Restraint technologies
In a collision, Volvos restraint technologies interact to help
the car body and help prevent intrusion into the cabin. The side
reduce the impact. The safety belts with pre-tensioners
structure is extremely strong to help withstand a severe side
activate within a few thousandths of a second in the event of
impact - even with a larger vehicle. The Inflatable Curtain (IC)
a collision and tighten the belt to help keep the occupants
for all the outboard occupants and the front seat side airbags
securely restrained. The front seat safety belts then release
interact to help provide further protection.
a little so that the driver and passenger are cushioned by the
Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS)
airbags in a controlled manner. Helping to optimise protection,
Integrated in the front seats, Volvos WHIPS cradles the
the dual-stage airbags adapt the level of inflation depending
occupant to help reduce the risk of whiplash injury (one of the
on the force of the collision. The drivers airbag also interacts
most common types of traffic injury and often the result of a
with the deformation of the collapsible steering column.
low-speed rear impact collision). The function is activated by a
Side airbags in the front seats help reduce the risk of serious
collision of sufficient force from behind. Independent research
Power front seats
injuries in a side collision. The Inflatable Curtain (IC) helps
has shown that WHIPS is one of the most effective systems in
Find your perfect driving position with push-button ease. Both
protect the heads of both front and rear outboard occupants.
the world and can reduce the risk of long-term invalidity by 50%.
the drivers and front passengers seat incorporate a memory
It also stays inflated for some seconds to provide prolonged
function that stores three separate seat settings connected to
protection for subsequent impacts.
a specific remote control - a feature thats appreciated when
SAFETY Security
Energy-absorbing frontal structure
the car has several drivers.
Volvos patented frontal structure is built with several types
Approach and Home Safe Lighting
Electronic Climate Control (ECC)
of steel to allow optimal deformation - outer layers are more
Activated with the remote control, Approach Lighting provides
With the roof up, ECC ensures you and your passengers always
yielding, while steel closer to the cabin is more resilient.
a warm reception on a dark night. This consists of interior and
enjoy a pleasant in-car climate. It maintains the set temperature
This structure helps absorb the impact of a collision before it
side lights - ground lighting too, if you choose it. Home Safe
inside the car however much the temperature outside changes,
reaches the occupants. The compact power train is designed
Lighting is activated with the headlight stalk as you leave the
or the sun shines in. The driver and front-seat passenger can
to help optimise deformation. The unique geometry of the
car and it provides a similar courtesy when exiting your car.
set the temperature individually for each side. When the roof
frontal structure and longitudinal steel struts in the doors help
This feature includes a dipped beam from the headlight to
comes down, ECC automatically adapts to provide the most
disperse crash energy away from the front to the rear of the
accompany you to your door.
pleasant cabin climate possible.
car, further helping to reduce the strain on the occupants.
A steel strut under the dashboard helps prevent components
Power retractable door mirrors with ground lighting*
Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)*
in the engine bay from intruding into the cabin. This also helps
At the touch of a button, these door mirrors can be folded flat
Volvos IAQS continuously monitors incoming air and will, if
protect legs and feet.
against the car where they are less likely to get damaged after
necessary, temporarily close external air vents to shut out
youve parked. They also fold or unfold automatically every time
carbon monoxide, ground-level ozone and nitrogen dioxide.
Side Impact Protection System (SIPS)
you lock or unlock the car. The integrated ground lighting is
Meanwhile, an active carbon filter protects the occupants from
SIPS is a Volvo unique safety system that has been developed
activated with the remote control. Beyond enhancing security
other harmful gases and unpleasant odours. This helps to
to help protect where occupants are most exposed to the crash
to and from your car at night, this is also convenient when
ensure that the air you breathe in the car is cleaner than that
forces. The steel framework of the car - including the front
getting in and out.
outside when driving in heavy city traffic and tunnels.
seats - is designed and reinforced to help displace the impact
of a side-collision away from the occupants to other parts of
* Included with the optional Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
* Included in the optional Climate Package
Three-split retractable hardtop
Organizer, spare wheel cavity
Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
Rain sensor
Rear park assist
Automatically dimmed inner rear-view mirror with compass
Tech & Sound
TECH & SOUND Drivers Support
Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)*
BLIS uses rear-facing cameras installed in the door mirrors
Three-split retractable hardtop
to keep a lookout on either side of the car. As a vehicle enters
Rear park assist*
The unique three-split retractable hardtop is fully automatic.
your blind spot, this function can alert you with a lamp built in to
Activated when you engage reverse gear, rear park assist helps
While the car is stationary, simply press the button on the
the front door post - left or right. Together with the door mirrors,
you when reversing into tight spaces. The audio system is
center console and the three-section roof is down in less than
this helps you assess the feasibility of a lane change. BLIS is
turned down and a pulsating sound from the rear loudspeakers
30 seconds. If you decide the weathers not right, another
activated once the car exceeds 6 mph, and reacts to almost any
becomes a continuous tone as you approach an obstacle.
press of a button quickly puts you back under cover. Beyond
type of vehicle from a motorcycle upwards, day or night.
* Included in the Premier Plus and Platinum trim level
turning the convertible into an elegant coupe, the steel roof
* Optional
provides a quiet and cosy environment in any climate - thanks
Automatically dimmed inner rear-view mirror
to first-class upholstery, multi-layer insulation and a heated
Rain sensor*
with compass*
glass rear window. This also provides a higher level of security
Once activated, the rain sensor can start the windscreen
This is a mirror that automatically adjusts itself to deflect the
than soft-top convertibles.
wipers as soon as it begins to rain or if water splashes onto the
headlamp beams of the car behind you. When theres no light
windscreen. For your convenience, it can also automatically
to dazzle you, it automatically readjusts to its normal setting.
adapt the intermittent windscreen-wiper function. Its sensitivity
* Included in the Premier Plus and Platinum trim level
can be adjusted via a ring on the wiper stalk.
Keyless drive*
* Included in the optional Climate Package
Organizer, spare wheel cavity
Keep the car key in your pocket or handbag Using the keyless
Designed to fit over the spare wheel, this organizer provides
Front park assist*
drive technology you can unlock the doors and drive away
smart storage for small items in the trunk. The organizer also
Front park assist performs a similar function at the front of the
without using the car key. To start the engine, just turn the
creates a completely flat trunk floor. (Retailer installed accessory.)
vehicle - alerting you via the front loudspeakers.
starter control in the instrument panel.
* Retailer installed accessory
* Retailer installed accessory
* Included in the Premier Plus and Platinum trim level
Premium Sound
Integrated Bluetooth® handsfree system
High Performance audio system
Navigation System with RTT (Real Time Traffic)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio
Tech & Sound
TECH & SOUND Audio/Entertainment
TECH & SOUND Communication
Premium Sound*
Integrated Bluetooth® handsfree system with
Our top-of-the line audio system designed for perfect sound
streaming audio
dynamics, featuring 12 loudspeakers. With Dolby® Pro Logic® II
Bluetooth® technology enables a mobile phone to be connected
Surround for an authentic audio experience in all seats. Add
to the infotainment system in your Volvo, wirelessly. Once
subwoofers, and a breathtaking 910 W sound awaits you.
configured for a mobile phone, the system automatically
Premium Sound includes:
recognizes your phone as you enter the car. And as you climb
in and out of the car, the system automatically allows you to
} RDS radio
switch freely from the phone to the handsfree system and back
} CD player with MP3 and WMA capability
again. With Volvos integrated Bluetooth® handsfree system
} USB and AUX input in front center armrest
Premium loudspeakers
you conveniently operate your phone using the buttons in the
} 5x130 W digital class D amplifier
The twelve high-end loudspeakers in the Premium Sound
steering wheel or the center console keypad.
} Dolby® Pro Logic® II surround sound with center loudspeaker
system are powered by a 650 W digital amplifier. There are
and digital sound processor
The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth
three separate speakers - woofer, tweeter and midrange
} 12 high-end loudspeakers
SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Volvo Car Corporation is
- in each front door and in the rear doors there is a similar
under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of
} Steering wheel integrated controls
set-up with tweeter and woofer/midrange. Each speaker has
their respective owners.
Options: 2x130 W subwoofers. A 6-CD changer is available
a crossover filter to maximize fidelity. The latest generation
Navigation System with RTT (Real Time Traffic)*
(replaces the CD player) - this option deletes the USB input, but
Dolby® surround system with a center loudspeaker and sound
Navigation System with real-time traffic, remote control
processor recreates authentic sound with a strong sense of
a USB and iPod® Music Interface (accessory) can be added.
and map care with two complimentary updates. Guides you
presence for everyone in the car - a Volvo world first. The
Dolby, Pro Logic, and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of
anywhere with precise audio and visual directions. Using the
digital class D amplifier features new technology to provide
Dolby Laboratories.
global positioning satellite system, a liquid crystal 6.5-inch
extremely high efficiency, enabling it to generate the most
* Included in the Platinum Trim Level
display shows your location on a map and plots the best
audio power from the least amount of current.
route to your destination. Via TMC (Traffic Message Channel)
High Performance audio system
SiriusXM Satellite Radio
radio data broadcasts VNS also lets you know if theres traffic
A versatile sound system for a more powerful audio experience.
Imagine driving along hearing the music you want, without
or weather-related trouble on route and recommends an
Each High Performance loudspeaker, in combination with the
having to flip through commercials, fumble with CDs or manage
alternative. Controls are conveniently located on the steering
amplifier, promotes excellent transient reproduction and high
a playlist. Imagine hearing play-by-play action of your favorite
wheel. When not in use, the screen retracts into the dashboard.
power durability - quite simply superb sound.
team, no matter where you are. Or having channels and channels
All map-based information is stored on DVD discs. Volvos
High Performance includes:
of comedy, talk, news, entertainment, family programming and
Navigation System includes Map Care which provides two
map data updates at no charge.
} RDS radio
more. Now Imagine having all of this, coast-to-coast, wherever
you drive. This is the world of SiriusXM. Each Volvo equipped
} CD player with MP3 and WMA capability
* Included in the Platinum trim level
} USB and AUX input in front center armrest
with Satellite radio includes a 6-month trial subscription to the
Maps do not cover all areas or all routes within an area. Also constant
"Sirius Select" package.
} 4x40 W amplifier
expansion and rebuilding of the road network mean that the digital map
} 8 High Performance loudspeakers
database is not always the latest road information. Always follow relevant
regulations and road information.
} Steering wheel integrated controls
Load hatch, rear seat, ski bag, interior
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PERFORMANCE Chassis/Steering
Front wheel drive. Transverse engine with a five-speed
Geartronic automatic allowing manual shifting. The Geartronic
is a responsive five-speed automatic. It can also be shifted
manually so that you can maintain a lower gear to rev the
engine or provide the added assistance of engine braking.
PACK & LOAD Compartment/Towing
Front suspension with spring struts (McPherson), anti-dive
PERFORMANCE Transmission
Load hatch, rear seat
and anti-lift function. Multilink independent rear suspension.
Long and awkward items, such as skis or snowboards,
Stabilizers front and rear. DSTC (Dynamic Stability and Traction
Five-cylinder in-line engine.
can be placed through the loading hatch between the rear
Control). The rigid body enables the suspension to function
Double overhead camshafts, 20 valves. Continuously variable
seats. Add a ski bag and rear seat passengers are protected
optimally for well balanced handling and a high level of
valve timing on both the intake and exhaust side. Three-way
from soiled equipment.
comfort. The front and rear suspensions also interact to
catalytic converter with heated oxygen sensor. Electronic
provide stable braking and smooth steering. The DSTC stability
engine management system. Light-pressure turbocharger and
Ski bag, interior*
system lends a helping hand if either of the drive wheels
dual-charge air coolers (Intercoolers). Volvos smooth-running
Adding a ski bag to the loading hatch between the rear seats
begins to lose traction or if a skid is imminent.
five-cylinder engines are designed to respond at low rpm, so
facilitates loading of up to two pairs of skis or two snowboards,
theres plenty of torque without having to shift to a lower gear.
while rear seat passengers are protected from dirty equipment.
Speed-dependent, power-assisted, electro-hydraulic, rack and
This is made possible by continuously variable valve timing,
* Retailer installed accessory
low internal friction and the electronic engine control system.
pinion steering. Tilt and telescopic steering column. Leather-
clad steering wheel. 2.6 turns lock to lock. Turning circle 38.7 ft.
This also helps to optimize fuel consumption and reduce
Rear seat cover*
environmental impact - all engines comply with stringent
Behind the wheel, you can enjoy responsive yet firm steering
To use the rear seat space as an extra loading area, theres a
that gives progressively less power assistance the faster you
emission standards, such as Californias ULEV II.
durable seat cover specially designed for your Volvo. Quickly
drive. High steering precision and balanced road feedback are
fitted, this helps protect the upholstery if you need to carry a
easily enjoyed benefits.
messy load. Its also useful if you need to collect a pet or a
passenger wearing dirty clothes - safety belts remain
Power-assisted anti-lock disc brakes (ABS), ventilated discs
Volvo C70 T5 (227 hp)
front. EBA (Emergency Brake Assistance). EBD (Electronic
Engine type: 2.5 liter five-cylinder turbocharged
* Retailer installed accessory
Brake Distribution) between the front and rear brakes.
Max power output: 227 hp at 5000 rpm
Load aid
Diagonally split braking system. Powerful anti-lock disc brakes
Max torque: 236 lb/ft 1500-4800 rpm
The Volvo C70 offers 7 or 14 cu.ft. of luggage space,
help ensure a short stopping distance under all circumstances
Acceleration 0-60 mph: 7.4 sec
depending on whether you have the top down or up. To get to
and withstand tough use without fading. EBA helps you use
Top speed: 146 mph
your gear more easily when the top is down, simply press the
your brakes to the full in an emergency situation, while EBD
Fuel consumption, mpg, city/highway: 19/28
load aid button in the boot. This raises the retracted hardtop
distributes the braking effect between the front and rear
Carbon dioxide emissions CO2 g/km: 234
to enlarge the opening. A built-in horizontal load divider helps
wheels in order to achieve optimal results according to the
Environmental classification: ULEV II
ensure the hardtop can always be smoothly retracted.
cars load and driving conditions.
Transmission: five-speed Geartronic automatic
Taking care of your ownership needs.
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maintenance visit. New software required as part of repair or
your souvenir part of an unforgettable experience? If you
Special offers are available to finance your new Volvo product
accessory installation is not included
would like to know more, contact your local Volvo retailer,
through our preferred provider, US Bank. Whether you are looking
our Customer Care Center (800) 631-1667, or visit
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Volvo mobility program.
Sometimes life abroad offers exceptional benefits. Such as buying
a new tailor-made Volvo on very special and rewarding terms.
nationwide network of retailers and authorized service providers
The goal of the Volvo Mobility Program is to assist persons
are ready to assist. Whether you require roadside assistance or
Whether you are traveling for pleasure or are in a professional,
with physical disabilities or hearing impairment. For those with
diplomatic or military post outside your home country, turn to Volvo
maps and routing information for your next trip, refer to your On
exceptional transportation needs, this can be facilitated within
Call Card and dial 1-800-63-VOLVO - anytime, day or night. Your
for a great deal. For US Military personnel posted overseas our
the extraordinary comfort and safety of a specially adapted Volvo.
authorized military agents outside the US offer:
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become a Volvo owner.
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taking delivery overseas.
information on any Volvo model, or a comparison against the
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are normally exempted from customs import duty.
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Volvo Overseas Delivery offers a unique way to buy your new
assignment overseas.
2012 model year Volvos sold in the United States will include
custom-built car as well as a unique way to see more of Europe.
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Complimentary Factory Scheduled Maintenance. This program
And when youre done traveling, bring the pleasure of driving a
drop-off points in Europe to an authorized US Volvo retailer
provides scheduled maintenance coverage for the first 3 years or
Volvo back home. Purchase any new Volvo as part of the Volvo
of your choice included.
36,000 miles, is designed to compliment your Volvo warranty, and
Overseas Delivery Program and enjoy all this - and more:
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retailer must perform maintenance. Offer is transferable.
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For Military/Diplomat/Expatriate sales while in the US,
your own Volvo, either with one of our spectacular tours or on
contact your local Volvo retailer, our Customer Care Center
your own.
Volvo service for life.
(800) 631-1667 or visit
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installed at an authorized Volvo retailer
Welcome to the club.
The Volvo C70 Merchandise Collection.
This smart collection of lifestyle accessories captures the driving spirit of your new Volvo and reflects the best of
modern Scandinavian design. The signature items below are a select few. Find more keepsakes, gifts and apparel at
your local Volvo showroom and at
Silver diamond tumbler
Fossil grey dial watch
Vintage crew sweatshirt
Portable speaker case
Barriga dome keyring
Workzone lunch cooler
Black barrel ceramic mug
Organic black T-shirt
Design the Volvo thats really you. Experience it inside and out.
Learn about the details, technical features and accessories.
See films about your favorite Volvo and its innovations.
Compare different Volvo models and engine alternatives.
Join the Volvo community and share great car stories from
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Specifications, features, and equipment shown in this catalog are based upon the latest information available at the
time of publication. Volvo Cars of North America, LLC reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice,
to colors, specifications, accessories, materials, and models. For additional information, please contact your authorized
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