2006 Volvo XC70 Ratings

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Volvo XC70 2006
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    2006 Volvo XC70

    Very versatile

    Pros: Four-wheel drive

    Cons: nothing

    God all-round transportation in all weathers for all types of load

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 2 years
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    2006 Volvo XC70 - 2.5T

    Pros: The GPS navigation system.

    Cons: Placement of the cruise control on the steering wheel--I keep inadvertently hitting it and turning it off.

    Advice: If you hate SUV's as I do, buy this car. You will be very happy with it.

    As a confirmed lover of station wagons, yet finding the Dodge Magnum slightly too much for my wife, we settled on the Volvo XC70, finally giving our 1995 Buick Roadmaster a rest. Years ago we owned a Volvo sedan and wagon, and were happy with them--not ecstatic, but happy. The XC70 fills that role well--it is well-made, quiet, responsive, safe, and all that Volvos are reputed to be. It is head-and-shoulders above the quality of the old Buick, I am sad to say, but lacks the excitement--I was in love with the Buick, with all the excitement of old Detroit iron, but can never be as excited with the Volvo. Dependable, safe, economical, well-made--yes to the Volvo. I am glad we have it, and look forward to years of motoring comfort. But I will always fondly and wistfully remember our old Roadmaster....