(4.7) 11 reviews
MSRP: $212$4,248
Body Style: Station Wagon
Combined MPG: N/A
Engine: 190-hp, 2.4-liter I-5 (premium)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
1998 Volvo V70


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Sport-utility vehicles are so popular it seems nearly every manufacturer makes one. Even though most sport-utes, or SUVs, come from truck chassis, we are beginning to see the proliferation of car-based utility vehicles that fulfill many of the same functions but drive like a car and get better fuel economy. Volvo's XC, or Cross Country, typifies that concept. Urban utes make a... Read full review for the 1998 Volvo V 70

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Best car for the money if you do your research!

by Now a Volvo fan from Nashville, TN on February 19, 2013

I picked up a '98 V70 GLT with over 250,000 miles for my kid for $2500 with a newly rebuilt Turbo. It had a fabulous leather interior that looked like a car with 50k miles. I ended up driving it as my... Read Full Review

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