We are 109,000+ car owners sharing real-world car information.

Join Us

Volvo V70 MPG

 

The graph does not display if there are fewer than five results.
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2000 2000 4dr Wagon 168-hp 2.4L I5 5-sp automatic FWD 22.22
See all data
With the engine, transmission, and rear-wheel drive, the 2000 Volvo V70 has been averaging 22.22 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2000 Volvo V70s in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 55 miles per hour (about 50 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (0 percent), in the city (0 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2000 Volvo V70 in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with an ultra-light foot and the AC not used at all.

Return to top

What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the Volvo V70

Volvo V70 Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2005 4dr Wagon 168-horsepower 2.4L I5
5-speed automatic FWD
For a heavy car, I am satisfied with 28-30 highway and about 24 overall average. see full Volvo V70 review
2005 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Surprising fuel economy for the 2.5 turbo 208 hp engine. Several road trips with consistent 30 mpg at freeway speeds (70-75 mph). Around the city 22 - 25 mpg in mixed stop and go and freeway trips. The trip computer is usually 2 mpg less than actual. see full Volvo V70 review
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
average 23 MPG+ in mixed driving. Approach 30 MPG on hwy see full Volvo V70 review
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
30 plus mpg h/w at 70 mph all day long! see full Volvo V70 review
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
City it gets decent milage (20ish) and highway (30ish). see full Volvo V70 review
2001 4dr Wagon turbocharged 247hp 2.3L I5
5-speed manual FWD
Avg 9.0 l/100km mixed town and highway, 10 l/100km in winter, best case 7.8 l/100km sustained, flat highway - but takes premium fuel @ 20% more than regular. see full Volvo V70 review
Volvo V70 Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Wagon turbocharged 281hp 3.0L I6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Not thrify -- the European diesel model would have been preferred. see full Volvo V70 review
2007 4dr Wagon turbocharged 182hp 2.4L I5 Diesel
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
It can be quite low sometimes around town, but it is still excellent on motorways. see full Volvo V70 review
2007 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
too low see full Volvo V70 review
2005 4dr Wagon turbocharged 208hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Bit low for such modest power but car is heavy. see full Volvo V70 review
 

2000 Volvo V70 Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Volvo V70's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.