1998 Volvo S70 T5

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Rank: #9

Class: Front Wheel Drive Cars

0-60 Time: 6.1 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars are lined up from fastest to slowest by their 0 to 60 times. We bring you this list of Front Wheel Drive Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #9, the 1998 Volvo S70 T5 races 0-60 mph in 6.1 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Spirited Cars.

It falls behind the #8 ranked 2009 Nissan Maxima 3.5 SV by just hundredths of a second and pulls ahead of the #10 ranked 2009 Mazda Mazda6 s Grand Touring by 0.1 seconds.

Before getting in the driver's seat of one of these cars and punching the gas, you should know where you stand. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1998 Volvo S70 T5 vs. 2009 Mazda Mazda6 s Grand Touring, you would WIN by 0.1 seconds!

If you are thinking about going head to head with another Volvo, make sure you know your competition. Find out where your car ranks against the top 10 fastest cars from 1998.

Vehicle information

Year: 1998

Make: Volvo

Model: S70 T5

Engine: I-5 turbocharged

Horsepower: 236

Torque: 243

Transmission: 5M

Curb Weight: 3280

City MPG: 19

Highway MPG: 25

MSRP: $40,016

Performance statistics

Tags: FWD

Class: Spirited Cars

Rank: #58

Best 0-60 Time: 6.1 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 14.7 seconds

@ speed: 97.0 mph

Best Top Speed: 0.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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