(3.9) 20 reviews
MSRP: $391$5,019
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: N/A
Engine: 168-hp, 2.4-liter I-5 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1998 Volvo S70


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Aside from buxom blonde movie and television actresses, one of the better known imports from Sweden is the Volvo line of automobiles.The cornerstone of the 1998 Volvo models is the S70 and V70 series that replaces the Volvo 850 sedan and wagonThe two 70 series vehicles have model designations that read somewhat like alphabet soup. There are 18 of them in all, seven in the S sedan class and 11... Read full review for the 1998 Volvo S 70

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by My Bjorn from Penna. on March 21, 2012

I purchased my 1998 S70 T-5 in 2006. Since that time it has been driven on long trips, short hops and just for fun down the highway. I have serious spine and back issues. The seats help to reduce the ... Read Full Review

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