Available in a multitude of trims, the 2000 Volvo V70 is a full-size premium wagon that seats five passengers. The V70 is available with FWD or AWD. There are three variations of the turbocharged 2.4L inline five-cylinder engine to choose from; a 168 hp version, a 190 hp one, and in the R there is a 261 hp variant. A five-speed manual is available on the lower trims with a four-speed automatic as optional. The four-speed auto is standard on higher level trims, and in the top of the range R a five-speed automatic is fitted.