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Volvo C70 convertible comes of age
When Volvo introduced the C70 convertible in 1999 — the company's first drop-top in decades — the car had the looks, but little else. Typical of a lot of convertibles from the era, the C70 suffered from some serious "cowl shake," a tendency, when driven over rough surfaces like railroad tracks, for the car to shimmy like it had a rubber suspension.
By Steven Cole Smith
April 10, 2012