2008 Volvo C70 User Reviews

2008 Volvo C70 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 3 reviews

  • Performance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Appearance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Build Quality:5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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Linda writes:
2008 Volvo C70 T5 Review
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5

Pros

Fun to drive.

Cons

Sleek & sexy design.

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Amazing Car! — Sleek design that folds the top beautifully. Coupe/ convertible, 2-in-1, best of both worlds. Excellent performance; drives very nicely with good sound quality. Love everything about the car<3... just hate the key, which does come with an awesome valet option. The only Volvo I actually like.

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Daniel writes:
2008 Volvo C70 T5 Review
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4

Pros

looks somewhat like a bmw
fast with good handling

Cons

could look cooler
could get some more torque

35

Nice Looking Car With Respectable Power, Safety And Reliability — safe, reliable, and fun to drive

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Aleksey writes:
2008 Volvo C70 T5 Review
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5

Pros

It's a volvo AND it's a convertible.

Cons

Convertibles are usually sporty. This one just isn't.

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It's A Cruiser. — My mother really owns and drives this car. She loves it. I can see why. Like all volvos, its foremost concern is safety, and it manages it well. Most convertibles come with warnings about rollovers and side impacts, and such, this one comes with warnings that the airbags might kill an infant or a really small midget, and that the directions satnav puts out should be taken with a grain of salt. Its turbo-charged engine does have some oomph to it, but this isn't really a sports car. In fact, it's a bit of a wooly handler, it's a fairly soft suspension and very soft steering that really rather lacks feedback. But it IS quick in a straight line. The roof arrangement is quite brilliant, and you can still fit a set of golf clubs in the boot even with the roof down. What's more is that its aerodynamics are fairly calm in the front of the cabin with the roof down. It's quiet, there's little actual wind, and you only need to compete with the cars around you to talk with your passenger. And if you go for the windscreen, it's really brilliant. The back seats aren't tiny either, you can actually sit there if you have legs. The build quality is quite brilliant, however. The seats are comfy, and the options work well together. The flying centre console is particularly brilliant. It's got a very swedish arrengement to it with very few extra buttons. The sound system is brilliant, too, as is the satnav. It's just a genuinely pleasant place to be. It's also one of the most gorgeous-looking cars volvo's ever made. This shape is now going on 3 years old, and it's still looking brilliant. You can easily tell it's a volvo, but it's a really good looking volvo. To sum it up, then, it's a comfy, quiet, practical, well- equipped, and not terribly quick convertible cruiser. It's a good car to be in while stuck in traffic.

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Reviews From Other Years

1998 Volvo C70 Reviews

Love It By Terri

The car is great. Being a convertible though the interior and certain parts crack and break. The pep is there and the options were good for a 1998. Sound system is amazing. Have had issues with the ... Read More

This Car Is Amazing To Drive And Admire By Robert

i am speechless about this car. it is a wonderful color. i love it is is a great first car.it is kinda expensive to replace broken parts but it rarely ever breaks. it has decent gas mileage. love it s... Read More

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1999 Volvo C70 Reviews

Volvo C70 Convertible By PaseoL

It's a good fast car with more than adequate handling. It's however, quite heavy, and has a big turn radius and since it's equipped with a turbo that has some lag, you have to be careful around corner... Read More

Wich To Have A Chance To Own Another One,or Design One For Volvo!! By Antonio

the best coupe Volvo ever made,in the 90's,smoth lines from the designer of the holden monaro(pontiac gto),love the car,fast and torquey 240hp,and front wheel drive,with traction control sure,but a... Read More

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2000 Volvo C70 Reviews

I Would Have Another One, Maybe A Low Mileage T5 Again, But Mpg Not Good For 50miles A Day By Benjamin

Black with cream & biege leather, Lots of scuttle shake (wobbly) over bumps, but very quick & comfortable (T5 GT Auto) however, it has been off the road too much with the sellers (head gasket/cambelt)... Read More

My C70 T5 Gt By Loic

Love the feeling of luxury on board, strongly build never got a problem with it, the power is very good and handling is amazing too. of course the special paint and boot spoiler give it touch like no ... Read More

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2001 Volvo C70 Reviews

Eats Porche For Breakfast With Side Of Luetefisk By Steve

Coupe is NOT AWD. Great in snow despite this fact. Tunable up to around 300HP. there is a dearth of styling products out htere Especially tail light upgrades. Great sound system, but impossible to... Read More

Sophisticated/classy Ride With Only Few Weaknesses By Peter

Sophisticated/classy car mounted with a strong and solid engine with a marvelous sound. When looking at building quality and quality of materials used I just feel that this car was build at a time whe... Read More

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2002 Volvo C70 Reviews

My Car By Mick259

dislikes petrol aint cheap, Performance – acceleration, braking, handling exelent Build Quality – has it needed repairs touch wood but volvo last forever Appearance – both interior very cofatabl... Read More

Gorgeous Car, Good Performance, Kickin Sound System, Very Nice!! By Logan

This is one great car. The 2.3 liter turbo 5 cylinder really hauls the mail. It has 236 hp, and lots of torque available all the time. The exterior styling is great, I always get people asking me what... Read More

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