(5.0) 1 reviews
MSRP: $7,698$19,910
Body Style: Wagon
Combined MPG: 22
Engine: 225-hp, 3.2-liter I-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2010 Volvo V70

Our Take on the 2010 Volvo V70

Our Take

While some say wagons are a dying breed, Volvo has long been a staunch supporter of this iconic family-mobile, and it continues to show its support with the V70. It's available in both 3.2 and new 3.2 R-Design trim levels. The R-Design gives a sportier and more luxurious look to the V70. The... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Small backseat
  • Six-cylinder lacks high-speed power
  • Gas mileage

Notable Features

  • New R-Design trim
  • 35-hp six-cylinder engine
  • Standard rear booster seats
  • Available high-tech safety features

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.