NEW FOR 2010:

– New 3.2 Premium and R-Design trim levels

For 2010, the Volvo V70 offers buyers more choices. Previously offered only in a single trim line, it now comes in three levels: the 3.2, 3.2 Premium, and available R-Design trim package. Stand-alone options are also available.

The V70 station wagon uses a 3.2-litre inline six-cylinder engine, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode.

Features on the 3.2 include 16-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, alarm system, electronic brake force distribution, brake assist, fading brake support, front and rear fog lights, headlight washers, heated mirrors, aluminum trim accents, heated T-Tec upholstery seats, power driver’s seat with memory, 40/20/40 split-folding second-row seat, tilt and telescopic leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, CD stereo, cargo area sliding load hooks, auto-dimming rearview mirror, Bluetooth connectivity, illuminated vanity mirrors, illuminated locking glovebox, cargo cover, floor mats, outside temperature gauge, auto up/down windows, variable intermittent wipers, intermittent rear wiper, and trip computer.

The 3.2 Premium adds blind spot information system, level sensor, mass movement sensor, power sunroof, heated leather seats, power passenger seat, 12-volt cargo area outlet, garage door opener, humidity sensor, power liftgate, and retractable mirrors.

The R-Design adds 18-inch alloy wheels, active headlamps, heated rear seats, compass, infrared rain-sensing wipers, front and rear parking assist, and sunglass holder.

Available options include a Luxury Package of active headlamps, Four-C Active Chassis, front and rear parking assist, heated rear seats or two-stage child seat boosters, speed-sensitive steering and rain-sensing wipers; and a Technology Package of premium stereo, Sirius satellite radio, collision avoidance system, and personal security communicator with keyless drive.

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