2006 Volvo XC70

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7 reviews
Available Price Range $3,703-$12,099 Trims2 Combined MPG 22 Seats 5-7

Our Take on the 2006 Volvo XC70

Our Take

Volvo blends wagon styling with a few quasi-sport utility vehicle attributes in the XC70. Specifically, the all-wheel-drive XC70 2.5T features a raised suspension and SUV-style body trim. The wagon... Read Full Report

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
  • Elevated ground clearance
  • Geartronic five-speed automatic


Consumer Reviews

4.9 out of 5

Based on 7 reviews

My 2nd Volvo Wagon

by AWD Wagon required from Minnesota on December 11, 2008

I previously had a 1999 Cross Country. The 2006 feels much bigger on the outside, but the rear seat seems to have less space. The seats are still great and its a very comfortable ride. The mileage cou... Read Full Review

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.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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