Volvo C70 T5 1997-2002


July 7, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on August 1, 2015
Volvo C70 T5 Coupe (1997-2002)
Country
Sweden
Top Speed (mph)
155
0-60 mph
6.7
1/4 mile
14.8
BHP
236 @5100-5400rpm
Torque lbft
242 @2400-5100rpm
BHP per ton
162
MPG UK/US
28/23
Engine capacity CC/CU
2319/141
Engine type
Straight 5 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
8.5:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 20
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
185.7
Width (in)
71.5
Height (in)
55.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3200
Additional Info: A GT pack added ECC, traction control, leather and much more. The suspension and design was a joint venture between TWR and Volvo. Other eingines in the C70 lineup include a 160bhp 2.0T with 0-60 in 9 secs (manual), a 170bhp 2.4 with 0-60 in 8.2 secs (manual), a 190bhp 2.4T with 0-60 in 7.6 (manual), a 165bhp 2.5 with 0-60 in 8.6 (manual) and a 190bhp 2.5T with 0-60 in 7.6 (manual). Auto’s are slightly slower off the mark. Convertibles are also available that ran until 2005.

Volvo C70 T5
Volvo C70 T5 Rear Volvo C70 T5 Front
Volvo C70