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Volvo C70 2.0 T

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Volvo C70 2.0 T

2-door 4-seater convertible (cabriolet), petrol (gasoline) 5-cylinder 20-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1984 cm3 / 121.1 cu in / 121.1 cu in, 120.0 kW / 160.9 hp / 160.9 hp @ 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm, 230.0 N·m / 169.6 lb·ft / 169.6 lb·ft @ 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 195 km/h / 121 mph / 121 mph top speed, consumption 9.6 l/100km / 29.4 mpg-UK / 24.5 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolvoIssued from2008
ModelC70 2.0 TIssued until
SerieC70Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolvoCountrySE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)200 l / 7.06 cu ft / 7.06 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4680 l / 165.27 cu ft / 165.27 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)400 l / 14.13 cu ft / 14.13 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4720 mm / 185.8 in / 185.8 inTotal (curb) weight1658 kg / 3655 lb / 3655 lb
Width1820 mm / 71.7 in / 71.7 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity352 kg / 776 lb / 776 lb
Wheelbase2670 mm / 105.1 in / 105.1 inGross (max.) weight2010 kg / 4431 lb / 4431 lb
Track frontTowing weight1600 kg / 3527 lb / 3527 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity68 l / 15.0 UK gal / 18.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.77  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)2.23 m2 / 24.0 sq ft / 24.0 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.89 m2 / 9.6 sq ft / 9.6 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)22.1 kW / 29.7 hp / 29.7 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders5
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 5 cylinder)Total number of valves20
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1984 cm3 / 121.1 cu in / 121.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio8.4 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power120.0 kW / 160.9 hp / 160.9 hp at 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque230.0 N·m / 169.6 lb·ft / 169.6 lb·ft at 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)48.0 kW / 64.4 hp / 64.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output60.5 kW/l / 1.329 bhp/cu in / 1.329 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque115.9 N·m/l / 1.01 lb·ft/cu in / 1.01 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed195 km/h / 121 mph / 121 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio98.3 kW/ton / 74.5 bhp/ton / 74.5 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)9.6 l/100km / 29.4 mpg-UK / 24.5 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions227 g/km / 365 g/mi / 365 g/mi
  Range708 km / 440 mi / 440 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control.
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/50-R16Tyres rear225/50-R16
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volvo C70 2.0 T

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