2005 Volvo XC70 AWD MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD.

The 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD runs on premium gasoline and is in the Sport Utility Vehicle - 4WD car class.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD gets up to 16 miles per gallon in the city, and 22 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD is 19 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD is $3,900 per year.

That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

If you were to compare a 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD Consume?

The 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD will consume roughly 16 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2005 Volvo XC70 AWD.

City MPG 16
Highway MPG 22
Combined MPG 19
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $8,000
Fuel Cost $3,900
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 16
Drive 4-Wheel or All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 5
Transmission Automatic (S5)
Vehicle Class Sport Utility Vehicle - 4WD
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Related Volvo Models from 2005

If you're interested in other Volvo models from 2005, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.

Model Combined MPG
XC90 AWD 15
S80 FWD 19
S60 R AWD 19
S40 FWD 22
V70 FWD 20
S60 R AWD 18
V70 FWD 22
V70 FWD 21
V70 FWD 20
S60 FWD 22
V50 FWD 22
S40 AWD 20
XC90 FWD 18
V50 AWD 20
S40 AWD 20
XC90 AWD 16
S40 FWD 22
S80 AWD 20
V50 FWD 22
V70 R AWD 19


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