Press Release
Date of issue   Sep 24, 2005 | ID: 10673

The first Volvo C70 Classic, coupé and convertible


The first Volvo C70 was launched in 1995 and is a true convertible, a two-door, luxury sports car that combines high performance and a high level of equipment with the highest safety standards.The engine alternatives were five-cylinder petrol engines between 163 and 240 bhp. This model was also produced as a coupé up until August 2002.

The Volvo C70 was manufactured at the Volvo plant in Uddevalla, Sweden.The production of this model of Volvo C70. They production of the all-new Volvo C70 started instead.


Approx 70,000 Coupees and Convertibles of this C70 model were sold from 1996 - 2005.




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