Classic Sports Car

VOLVO C70 2.3 T5 GT


Sold/no built 1996-2005/70,031

Constructi­on steel monocoque

Engine all-alloy, dohc 2319cc ‘five,’ with turbo and Bosch Motronic fuel injection

Max power 237bhp @ 5100rpm

Max torque 243Ib ft @ 2700-5100rpm

Transmissi­on five-speed manual, FWD

Suspension: front independen­t, by Macpherson struts rear beam axle, trailing arms, coil springs, telescopic dampers; anti-roll bar f/r

Steering power-assisted rack and pinion

Brakes discs, with servo and anti-lock

Length 15ft 6in (4720mm)

Width 5ft 111/2 in (1820mm)

Height 4ft 71/2 in (1410mm)

Wheelbase 8ft 6in (2600mm)

Weight 3203lb (1453kg)

0-60mph 6.7 secs

Top speed 155mph Mpg 26

Price new £30,540

Price now £1-5000

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