Volvo V70 R, 2001 MY

This automobile has a 5 door estate/station wagon body style with a front mounted engine driving through all four wheels. The power is produced by a turbocharged engine of 2.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 5 cylinder layout, and 5 valves per cylinder. It produces 261 bhp (265 PS/195 kW) of power at 5700 rpm, and maximum torque of 350 N·m (258 lb·ft/35.7 kgm) at 2400-5100 rpm. A 5 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels. The claimed kerb weight is 1733 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 245 km/h (152 mph), stated fuel consumption is 16.7/8.6/11.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 280.0 g/km.

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Volvo V70 R, 2001 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4729 mm
How heavy?
1733 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2435 cm3
How many cylinders?
5, Straight
How much power?
265 PS / 261 bhp / 195 kW @ 5700 rpm
How much torque?
350 Nm / 258 ft.lb / 35.7 kgm @ 2400-5100 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.4 s
How fast?
245 km/h, 152 mph
How economical?
16.7/8.6/11.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
280.0 CO2 g/km

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2001 Volvo V70 R data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2654 mm 104.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1521 mm 59.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1491 mm 58.7 inches
Length 4729 mm 186.2 inches
Width 1761 mm 69.3 inches
Height 1447 mm 57 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1733 kg 3821 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Volvo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 5
Capacity 2.4 litre
2435 cc
(148.593 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 90 mm
3.27 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.92
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
5 valves per cylinder
25 valves in total
maximum power output 265 PS (261 bhp) (195 kW)
at 5700 rpm
Specific output 107.2 bhp/litre
1.76 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 350 Nm (258 ft·lb) (35.7 kgm)
at 2400-5100 rpm
Specific torque 143.74 Nm/litre
1.74 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1806.3 kPa (262 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 487 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.4 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 245 km/h (152 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 152.7 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
112.31 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
150.61 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.9 kg/kW
14.87 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 16.7/8.6/11.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km16.7/8.6/11.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.0/11.6/8.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG16.9/32.8/24.1 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG14.1/27.4/20.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 280.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 271.44 g/km
VED band (UK) M
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.900
Turning circle 11.30 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID76340
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Volvo V70 R added 2001-03-03.
Last modified 2017-07-18.