Lifting for the Volvo V40

Cologne, 24 February 2016

All over the world currently talks about the new 90's models of Volvo. However, XC90, S90, V90, the program of Sweden has still more to offer. About the V40. The 4.37 meters long compact car is since 2012 on the market. Just in time for the Geneva Motor Show (3 to 13 March 2016), he gets a facelift.

Frontal embellished

Maintaining model makes sense, because the Volvo V40 is the best-selling car of brand in Europe. Most obvious change is the new front fascia: A different grille design and the "Thor's hammer" daytime running lights serve as a bridge to the 90's series. Otherwise, the V40 is more optimized in detail. The color palette grows to five liveries, the headliner is optionally available in black. Via so-called "Volvo on call" app, the user can connect his personal calendar. Goals from a calendar entry can be sent directly to the navigation system.

Available from April

With the facelift, the V40 engine range is extended to the T4 petrol engine with 190 HP. It was offered only in the higher the V40 cross country. Total available will be four gasoline engines between 122 and 245 HP. The diesel offerings range from 120 to 190 HP. All engines are four-cylinder, a six-speed manual gearbox is standard. Optional Volvo offers a six-speed automatic transmission, the 245 PS strong T5 has standard eight levels. The revised V40 can be ordered from April 2016, then the prices are known. So far the series at 23.450 euros for the T2 with 122 PS.(RH) launches