Volvo C30 STCC
Race Car
Category STCC
Constructor Volvo / Polestar
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The Volvo C30 STCC is a racing car build for the 2010 season

Technical features[]


A standard C30 body reinforced by a safety cage and side impact protection on the driver's side, developed in collaboration with Caran.


Front splitter (the lower section of the bumper) and a rear spoiler wing developed by Polestar in Volvo's wind tunnel.


A fully aluminium, transversely mounted, 5-cylinder, inline, four-valve, 1999 cc engine.

Only minor modifications are permitted on the cylinder block and cylinder heads, while valves, cam shafts, pistons, connecting rods, and the crankshaft have been replaced by racing-specific components.

Oil: Castrol 5W-30

Output/torque:  280+ hp at 8,750 rpm/Approx. 230 Nm at 7,300 rpm.

Fuel: E85

Exhaust system:

Stainless steel with catalytic emission controls, specially manufactured by Ferrita.  


6-speed sequential gearbox with straight-cut gears, manufactured by Hewland. Front-wheel drive.

Mechanical differential with a torque controlled ramper and friction discs.

SACHS 184mm two-disc carbon fibre clutch.

Oil: Castrol TWS 10W-60.

Weight:  Minimum weight 1,134 kg including the driver (58-60 kg).

Front wheel suspension:

Öhlin's McPherson struts developed together with Polestar. Racing-specific support arms and adjustable anti-roll bar.

Rear wheel suspension:

Multilink system with coil springs and Öhlin's dampers. Racing-specific support arms and adjustable anti-roll bar.

Front brakes:

Performance Friction

4-pistion callipers with radially and axially ventilated discs 332x32 mm.

Rear brakes:

Alcon 2-piston callipers with axially ventilated discs 290x10 mm.


Servo-assisted rack and pinion.


17x10,0" BBS wheels


Michelin 17", slicks (no tread), or rain tyres


Complete Racing Results[]

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position)

Year Team Engine Tyres Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Points WCC
YYYY (Constructor) (Engine) (Tyre code)

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