NEW FOR 2013:

– New safety features: Road Sign Information, Active High Beam and Tunnel Detection available.
– City Safety now works at up to 50 km/h

Coming off a year with some significant upgrades, the Volvo XC70 phones in in for 2013, adding only some new safety technology options and revised City Safety programming.

The XC70 comes with a choice of two engines. The 3.2 uses a 3.2-litre inline six-cylinder engine, while the T6 uses a turbocharged 3.0-litre six-cylinder engine. Both use a six-speed automatic transmission and have all-wheel drive.

Features on the 3.2 include 16-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, hill descent control, power rear door child locks, front and rear fog lights, heated mirrors with puddle lamps, front and rear skid plates, roof rails, privacy glass, 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, Volvo Sensus infotainment system, auto-dimming rearview mirror, compass, Bluetooth connectivity with audio streaming, cargo cover, cruise control, illuminated vanity mirrors, floor mats, auto up/down windows, variable intermittent wipers, rear washer/wiper, trip computer, and City Safety.

The 3.2 Premier adds leather seats, power sunroof, power passenger seat, classic walnut wood inlays and dark-tinted rear windows.

The 3.2 Premier Plus adds power tailgate, keyless drive with Personal Car Communicator, front and rear park assist, garage door opener, compass, cargo cover, grocery bag holder, 12-volt outlet in the cargo area, power-folding rear head restraints, and private locking.

The 3.2 Platinum adds premium sound system, rearview camera and navigation system.

The T6 builds on the 3.2 Premium and adds 18-inch alloy wheels, Sirius satellite radio, leather seats and dual chrome exhaust.

The T6 Premier Plus adds power tailgate, keyless drive with Personal Car Communicator, front and rear park assist, garage door opener, compass, cargo cover, grocery bag holder, 12-volt outlet in the cargo area, power-folding rear head restraints, and private locking.

The T6 Platinum adds premium sound system, rearview camera and navigation system.

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