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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

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2013 Volvo C70
T5
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2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
MSRP
$46,550
Invoice
$43,790
Average Price Paid
$44,316
87 listings nationwide

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2013 Volvo C70
T5
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300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
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2013 Volvo C70
T5
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,004
17 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,130
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2013 Volvo C70
T5
Patricia Mayo Preview:

On the heels of a 2011 refresh, the remarkably practical 2012 Volvo C70 hard-top convertible you know and love carries over into 2013 with newly standard headlight washers and rain-sen...

2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Hot off the heels of its seventh-generation debut, BWM's iconic sports sedan returns with a new trick up its sleeve: plug-in power. After tooling around Europe the last few years, the ...

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

2013 Volvo C70
T5
Guru94P22C writes:
Good performance plus secure
Family Car Ranked 2005 Chrysler Crossfire Limited Coupe RWD worse.
"Rear seats"
Value Ranked 2005 Chrysler Crossfire Limited Coupe RWD better.
"Limited availability"
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Kathyann15 writes:
Small backseat with limited leg room. No trunk space when the top was down.
Tlbt10 writes:
Fine auto. Not up to date nav.
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2013 Volvo C70
T5
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
64 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
71 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
227 hp @ 5,000 RPM
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Torque
236 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
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Cylinders
5 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.67 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional --
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 42 in
Back Legroom 33.9 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.8 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 891 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 181.7 in 185.7 in
Width 72.3 in 81.4 in
Height 55.1 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 103.9 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2013 Volvo C70
T5

Exterior Colors

  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Black Stone
  • Caspian Blue Metallic
  • Celestial Blue Metallic
  • Electric Silver Metallic
  • Ember Black Metallic
  • Flamenco Red Metallic
  • Ice White

Option Packages

  • Inscription PKG
  • Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
  • Climate PKG
  • Dynamic PKG
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD

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