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What's new: 2008 Volvo C70

What's new: 2008 Volvo C70


  • Horsepower increased from 218 to 227
  • Laminated Oak real wood added to ultra-slim center control panel, center console and door handle surrounds (replaces aluminum inlays)
  • Leather steering wheel and gearshift knob
  • Standard Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • New, improved air vents
  • New "Z" handbrake design provides a more premium feel and more space in center console
  • Clock repositioned to center information screen
  • Automatic Hazard Warning
  • Emergency Brake Lights
  • Power hardtop buttons gain brighter finish
  • Volvo Ironmark added to key remote
  • New Convenience Package
  • Ice White (Pearl White continues as a stand-alone option)
  • Sovereign Hide premium leather seating surfaces


Premium Package

Leather seating surfaces

Homelink remote garage door opener

Compass in rearview mirror


Dynaudio Package

12 Dynaudio speakers

Dolby ProLogic II Surround Sound

4 x 130 watt general amplifier

1 x 130 watt center speaker amplifier

2 x 8" subwoofer system with 2 x 130 watt amplifier

(14 speakers total; 12 Dynaudio and 2 subwoofers)


Convenience Package

Rear park assist

Keyless Drive

Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)

Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)

Power retractable rearview mirrors


Climate Package

Heated front seats

Headlamp washers

Rainsensor windshield wipers


Stand Alone Options

"Geartronic" 5-speed automatic transmission

Volvo DVD-based navigation system

Sovereign Hide premium leather seating surfaces

18-inch "Mirzam" alloy wheels

Bi-Xenon gas discharge headlamps

Sirius satellite radio

Metallic paint

White Pearlescent paint

Tempa spare

C70, 2008
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