1998 Volvo C70 Coupe

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Rank: #9

Class: Volvo

0-60 Time: 6.3 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars from Volvo are ranked from fastest to slowest based on their 0-60 times. We crunched the numbers from the best estimates of several premier resources, including Motor Trend, Road & Track, Car & Driver and more.

Pulling up at #9 in this class is the 1998 Volvo C70 Coupe, which races 0-60 mph in 6.3 seconds. Sports cars with this rate of acceleration are generally classified as Spirited Cars.

It lags behind the #8 ranked 1998 Volvo S70 T5 by 0.2 seconds and darts ahead of the #10 ranked 2008 Volvo C30 Version 2.0 by 0.2 seconds.

Whether you are behind the wheel of one of these cars or happen to spot one in the next lane over, think twice before you step on the gas pedal. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1998 Volvo C70 Coupe vs. 2008 Volvo C30 Version 2.0, you would WIN by 0.2 seconds!

If you happen to roll up next to another Volvo, be sure you know what you're up against. Find out where your car stands among the top 10 fastest cars from 1998.

Vehicle information

Year: 1998

Make: Volvo

Model: C70 Coupe

Engine: I-5 turbocharged

Horsepower: 236

Torque: 243

Transmission: 5M

Curb Weight: 3285

City MPG: 18

Highway MPG: 25

MSRP: $41,789

Performance statistics


Class: Spirited Cars

Rank: #121

Best 0-60 Time: 6.3 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 14.8 seconds

@ speed: 97.0 mph

Best Top Speed: 155.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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