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2011 Volvo XC70 Dimensions and Capacities
ENGINE
  3.2 T6
Name B6324S5 B6304T4
Type 6 cyl. Naturally aspirated In-line 6 cyl. Turbo
Configuration FWD / AWD AWD
Displacement 3.2 Liters 3 Liters
Engine Bore 3.31 in. 3.23 in.
Engine Stroke 3.78 in. 3.67 in.
Horsepower 240 hp 300 hp
Horsepower Rev 6200 rpm 5600 rpm
Torque 236 lb-ft 325 lb-ft
Torque Rev 3200 rpm 1500 - 4800 rpm
Compression ratio 10,8:1 9,3:1
Valves, no / cylinder 4 ea. 4 ea.
Engine management system Integrated fuel (SFI) / ignition control system Integrated fuel (SFI) / ignition control system
Ignition sequence 1 - 5 - 3 - 6 - 2 - 4 1 - 5 - 3 - 6 - 2 - 4
Max engine speed 6500 rpm 6500 rpm
Fuel type Gasoline Gasoline
Fuel Economy
Estimated MPG FWD City Geartronic Transmission 18 0
Estimated MPG FWD Highway Geartronic Transmission 25 0
Estimated MPG AWD City Geartronic Transmission 18 17
Estimated MPG AWD Highway Geartronic Transmission 24 22
Environmental Classification ULEV-II ULEV-II
TRANSMISSION
Type AW TF-80SC (FWD/AWD) AW TF-80SC
Gear ratios 
1st 4.148 4.148
2nd 2.37 2.37
3rd 1.556 1.556
4th 1.155 1.155
5th 0.859 0.859
6th 0.686 0.686
Reverse Gear 3.394 3.394
Automatic Gearbox / final drive 3.75 3.464
SUSPENSION
Front MacPherson Strut, Coil Springs, Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
Rear Independent Suspension with Coil Springs, Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
STEERING
Type Power Assisted Rack and Pinion Steering
Steering ratio (angle/angle) 16
Turning circle (Curb to curb) 11,5 m
Turning circle (Wall to wall) 12,0 m
Turns of steering wheel end to end 2.8
BRAKES
Braking system Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Electronic Brake Assistance (EBA)
Brake disc diameter f/r 12.4 in. / 11.8 in.
Brake disc thickness f/r 1.1 in. / 0.8 in.
Braking distance 100-0 127.9 ft.

Source: Volvo