• (4.8) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,579$10,595
  • Body Style: Station Wagon
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 208-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
2005 Volvo XC70

Our Take on the 2005 Volvo XC70

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Tame but satisfactory handling
  • Lack of real SUV attributes
  • Extra ground clearance only marginally helpful

Notable Features

  • Standard AWD
  • Turbocharged 208-hp inline-five-cylinder
  • SUV-like body trim
  • High ground clearance


Our Expert Reviews

Shag carpet, bell bottoms and retro colors are all making a comeback. Are station wagons next?When I think of station wagons, I recall the funny stories of my mom and her siblings in their mother's station wagon they nicknamed "the batmobile." Complete with wood paneling and a mustard-yellow paint job, I shunned the notion that I would ever drive one - until I met the XC70. There are five ... Read full review for the 2005 Volvo XC 70

Consumer Reviews


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Best car I have owned!

by Happy 2005 XC70 Owner from Ithaca on August 18, 2008

I have had this car for two years and it gets better with age. This is the first car to do this for me. I have not had one problem with this car and it is a dream to drive. I have two sons learning to... Read Full Review

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