• (4.6) 5 reviews
  • MSRP: $25,073–$38,897
  • Body Style: Wagon
  • Combined MPG: 20-27
  • Engine: 240-hp, 3.2-liter I-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
2015 Volvo XC70

Our Take on the Latest Model 2015 Volvo XC70

What We Don't Like

  • Excessive body cladding
  • No manual transmission

Notable Features

  • Off-road-themed wagon
  • Mild exterior update
  • New four-cylinder engine
  • Choice of two six-cylinder engines
  • Configurable digital gauges available
  • Front-or all-wheel drive
  • Built-in rear booster seats available

2015 Volvo XC70 Reviews

Vehicle Overview

The Volvo XC70 is an off-road-themed wagon with the ground clearance of an SUV and the sleek shape of a wagon. The XC70 features front- or all-wheel drive and competes with the Cadillac CTS, Subaru Outback and Mercedes-Benz E-Class wagons.
New for 2015
The T5 version gets a new 240-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with an eight-speed automatic transmission and stop-start technology. A power passenger seat is now standard on all three trims. The Climate Package and Technology Package all have new features as well.

Below is a list of highlighted features and not an exhaustive list. Features are standard unless otherwise noted.

Exterior Highlights

  • 17-inch wheels
  • Available 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Available heated windshield
  • Available heated windshield washer nozzles

Interior Highlights

  • Seats five
  • Folding rear seats
  • Available Sensus Connected Touch multimedia system with 7-inch display
  • Available configurable digital gauge cluster
  • Available integrated child booster seats
  • Available heated steering wheel
  • Available heated front and rear seats
  • Available interior air quality system

Under the Hood

  • 240-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 258 pounds-feet of torque and stop-start technology (T5)
  • 240-hp, 3.2-liter six-cylinder with 236 pounds-feet of torque (3.2)
  • 300-hp, turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder with 325 pounds-feet of torque (T6)
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission (four-cylinder)
  • Six-speed automatic transmission (six-cylinder)
  • 3,300-pound towing capacity

Safety Features

  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system
  • Available pedestrian detection
  • Available cyclist detection
  • Available lane departure warning
  • Available distance alert
  • Available adaptive cruise control
  • Available Blind Spot Information System

Consumer Reviews

4.6

Average based on 5 reviews

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Comfortable dog mover

by Newf Transporter from Salt Lake City, UT on April 4, 2017

I have a couple of Newfoundlands, and they fit nicely in the back (with the seats folded). It is a comfortable vehicle, and it does great in the snow. The front seats are the best seats I have ever ha... Read Full Review

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $2,200 per year.

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Warranty Coverage

Bumper-to-Bumper

48mo/50,000mi

Powertrain

48mo/50,000mi

Roadside Assistance Coverage

48mo/unlimited

Free Scheduled Maintenance

36mo/36,000mi

What you should get in your warranty can be confusing. Make sure you are informed.

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Warranties Explained

Bumper-to-Bumper

Often called a basic warranty or new-vehicle warranty, a bumper-to-bumper policy covers components like air conditioning, audio systems, vehicle sensors, fuel systems and major electrical components. Most policies exclude regular maintenance like fluid top offs and oil changes, but a few brands have separate free-maintenance provisions, and those that do offer them is slowly rising. Bumper-to-bumper warranties typically expire faster than powertrain warranties.

Powertrain

Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Some automakers also bundle seat belts and airbags into their powertrain warranties. With a few exceptions, powertrain warranties don't cover regular maintenance like engine tuneups and tire rotations.

Roadside Assistance

Some automakers include roadside assistance with their bumper-to-bumper or powertrain warranties, while others have separate policies. These programs cover anything from flat-tire changes and locksmith services to jump-starts and towing. Few reimburse incidental costs like motel rooms (if you have to wait for repairs).

Free Scheduled Maintenance

Some automakers include free scheduled maintenance for items such as oil changes, air filters and tire rotations. Some include consumables including brake pads and windshield wipers; others do not. They are typically for the first couple of years of ownership of a new car.

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