Officially! The new Volvo XC40 [updated]

Posted on 17.11.2017 in Общая категория by

Volvo expects many of their new compact SUV / crossover!

There was already some knowledge of the XC40. So we gave you a week ago, a bunch of leaked photos. The appearance of the newcomer is not really a surprise. Furthermore, the XC40 on the Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) platform, which for example, the Lynk & Co. 01 is based. In addition, Volvo expects that the crossover will be their best selling model, so get there but firmly that this XC40 many will encounter on the road. The competition is strong. Think of models as well as new Jaguar E-Pace and the Audi Q3.

The new model has just been unveiled in Milan and Volvo promises that the XC40 is the best-equipped SUV segment. Thus, the car comes with things like Pilot Assist, City Safety, Run-off Protection & Mitigation, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Collision Warning. Furthermore, the 360 ​​° camera lends a hand at maneuvering in tighter spaces. In addition, this is the largest car in its segment on the X1 and after measuring the luggage compartment 460 liters. That is only 7% lower than that of the XC60.


In the first instance, the XC40 is supplied with a diesel block D4 with 190 hp, 400 Nm or a T5 petrol engine with 254 hp and 350 Nm. Later will be more engine variants. Expect at least an electric version and of course the three cylinder also in the aforementioned Lynk & Co. is found.

Volvo puts the XC40 on personalization. So you can order the crossover in different color combinations (two-tone) and you can get into the interior create exactly the atmosphere that suits you. In terms embodiments can be kieen from Momentum, R-Design and incription.

Car ownership is now a lot less hot than a few decades ago. The Swedes therefore introduce "Care by Volvo." With this service, you pay a fixed monthly fee (as with private leasing) and Volvo provides additional services. Here's how to fill up the car, clean and there is a collection and delivery service. Initially, the service does not to the Netherlands, but the brand offers Care by Volvo also here at a later stage.

For further information you have to have patience. Volvo gives all the numbers and prices freely on 29 September.

UPDATE 1: live pictures you can see HERE, THERE moving image you like!

UPDATE 2: We were at the unveiling and made a video!

UPDATE 3: prices are now known.