HANA, HI – The new '06 Volvo C70 convertible proves at a media event here that the open-air appeal of a sporty drop-top and the responsible and un-sporty notion of safety can hold hands. With a dual-use roll bar that protects occupants from projectiles as well as a rollover in a rear-impact crash; a 3-piece steel roof; side curtain airbags that rise up out of the door; and hydroformed A pillars; the C70 convertible is like having a babysitter riding shotgun. Volvo C70 convertible ...
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