1999 Volvo C70 Convertible

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Rank: #1

Class: Tame Cars

0-60 Time: 8.0 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 Tame Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #1, the 1999 Volvo C70 Convertible races 0-60 mph in 8 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Tame Cars.

It pulls ahead of the #2 ranked 1985 Volvo 740 Turbo Wagon by 0.4 seconds and the #3 ranked 1993 Volvo 850 GLT by 0.5 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 1999 Volvo C70 Convertible vs. 1985 Volvo 740 Turbo Wagon, you would WIN by 0.4 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 1999.

Vehicle information

Year: 1999

Make: Volvo

Model: C70 Convertible

Engine: I-5 turbocharged

Horsepower: 190

Torque: 199

Transmission: 4A

Curb Weight: 3625

City MPG: 19

Highway MPG: 27

MSRP: $49,822

Performance statistics

Tags: FWD, Convertible

Class: Tame Cars

Rank: #15

Best 0-60 Time: 8.0 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 16.1 seconds

@ speed: 87.5 mph

Best Top Speed: 0.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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