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1997 Volvo 850
GLT Turbo
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$32,330
2000 Volvo S70
GLT SE Turbo
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$33,075

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1997 Volvo 850
GLT Turbo
No Expert Reviews
2000 Volvo S70
GLT SE Turbo

It's only a coincidence that the the Volvo S70 was discontinued after the first model year following Ford's acquisition of the Swedish automaker. Initial fears that Ford ownership woul...

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

1997 Volvo 850
GLT Turbo
300
Zress writes:
One of the most solid cars I have ever driven. Very safe and well built car so perfect for keeping family saf...
Front Seats Ranked 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD worse.
"more leg room and not as high up as the jeep - the middle was less cumbersome"
Back Seats Ranked 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD worse.
"more leg room and lower seats"
LowSkii006 writes:
I Love my Volvo, its rock sturdy and also used to belong to the department of defense! Lets Go volvo the gover...
Brian writes:
As an executive who travels (by auto) regionally very often, and also needs to safely take my family (and thei...
2000 Volvo S70
GLT SE Turbo
50
Jacob writes:
Great car. Be nice to the car the car will be nice to you
425
Josh 2000 Volvo S70 GLT SE TurboReview:

S70 Glt Se — 5 cylinder 190 horsepower engine is quick! The interior is awesome - leather heated power seats, ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

1997 Volvo 850
GLT Turbo
2000 Volvo S70
GLT SE Turbo
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 17.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
190 hp @ 5,200 RPM
190 hp @ 5,100 RPM
Torque
191 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
199 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
5 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.54 in
3.27 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 4 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.7 cu ft 15.1 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,300 lbs --
Exterior
Length 183.5 in 185.4 in
Width 69.3 in 69.3 in
Height 55.7 in 55.2 in
Wheelbase 104.9 in 104.9 in

Available Options

1997 Volvo 850
GLT Turbo
2000 Volvo S70
GLT SE Turbo

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