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1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,215
7 listings nationwide

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2016 Volvo XC70
T5
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,740
2 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
No Expert Reviews
2016 Volvo XC70
T5
Chase Hammond Preview:

Although the XC70 is fast moving into luxury-vehicle territory along with the rest of the Volvo range, there’s still something of the old Volvo station wagon about it. Particularly wit...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
335
1993 Volvo 240 SedanReview:

Trusty Old 240 Volvo — Like: Rock solid, simple technology, easy to maintain. Comfortable highway ride. Decent fuel economy...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

35
1993 Volvo 240 SedanReview:

Awersome Looking Volvo — you cant hate it, you cant love it, its a volvo,, its a volvo 240, with 116HP, 5 shift gear box, se...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

35
1993 Volvo 240 SedanReview:

Volvo 1993 240 Classic — nice comme char! 90 km/h sur la 2eme jler jamais monter plus que 140km/h, jai une bordure de bois e...

2016 Volvo XC70
T5
writes:
Family Car Ranked 2007 Volvo V70 R worse.
"komfort"
Value Ranked 2007 Volvo V70 R worse.
"more expensive"

Specs

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
2016 Volvo XC70
T5
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
--
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
--
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
114 hp @ 5,400 RPM
114 hp @ 5,400 RPM
240 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
136 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
136 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
9.8:1
10.8:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.15 in
3.78 in x 3.15 in
3.23 in x 3.67 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.1 in 41.9 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 34.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 33.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,168 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.9 in 190.5 in
Width 67.3 in 73.9 in
Height 56.3 in 63.1 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 110.8 in

Available Options

1993 Volvo 240
Sedan
2016 Volvo XC70
T5

Exterior Colors

  • Black Stone
  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice White
  • Magic Blue Metallic
  • Onyx Black Metallic
  • Rich Java Metallic
  • Seashell Metallic
  • Twilight Bronze Metallic

Option Packages

  • Keyless Drive
  • Integrated Navigation System
  • Rear Seat Entertainment
  • Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
  • Climate Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Dual Two-Stage Child Booster Seats
  • Front & Rear Park Assist
  • Front Blind View Camera
  • Keyless Drive
  • Proximity Package
  • Rear View Mirror with Compass
  • Trailer Hitch
  • Rear Parking Camera

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