I just grabbed this shot in the DU area of Denver yesterday. With a tow rating of 3300 pounds, a 2007 XC70 is a capable hauler. This trailer looks to be about a 1000-lbs trailer which is about as big as you want to go on Volvo passenger cars, and here’s a roughly equivalent trailer I found on the Web to get hard numbers for a proper evaluation.
My initial reaction was this looks a little much for this Volvo, but after examination he looks to be well within spec. The back end is not sagging much at all, and with a 3300-lbs tow rating the XC70 should have no problem.