The ad stars conductor Marie Rosenmir, comparing the precision of an orchestra with the Volvo V40 R-Design.
A new spot for the Volvo V40 R-Design by Grey London focuses on the details, with a more soft-spoken tone than the usual false confidence we've come to expect from car ads. The visuals focus on the car's features, like Diamond Cut Alloys,...Show More Summary
Living stateside, you might think that the Volvo S60 is the smallest car that the Swedish company makes. You would be very wrong. Over in Europe, Volvo sells a car called the V40, a slick-looking little hatchback, but it is strictly not sold in the U.S. For the next 40-series car, Volvo plans to change that. Oh, and they always want to Polestar everything. Read more...
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This early test mule is the first evidence that development work on the Volvo XC40 small SUV is under way. Based on the current V40, this jacked-up engineering mule features larger wheels and extended wheel arches – suggesting it is testing running gear for the smallest member of Volvo’s SUV family, which is due to […]
A mule of the Volvo XC40 crossover has been spotted by our spy photographers in Europe. With its modified V40 Cross Country body, the vehicle seen here provides no clue as to what the new XC40 will look like, but we can see that it will be around the same size as the current V40. […]
Volvo reportedly intends to launch the XC40 compact crossover in 2018 on a new modular, compact platform. A new V40 and V40 Cross Country would use the same underpinnings when they launch the next year. Continue reading Volvo XC40 compact...Show More Summary
The 2016 Volvo V40 Cross Country has arrived in Australia with enhanced connectivity features and slightly higher prices. The price of both Volvo V40 Cross Country variants increases by $1230 for the 2016 model year, with the D4 Luxury now $49,220 and the T5 Luxury $54,220 (both plus on-road costs). The 2016 V40 Cross Country now […]
The 2016 Volvo V40 has arrived with a pair of new entry-level engines and enhanced specification across the range. The updated V40 line-up continues to kick off with the D2 Kinetic from $36,990 plus on-road costs, though there’s now a larger engine under the bonnet. The old 1.6-litre makes way for a 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel. […]
Work on the all-new platform that will underpin Volvo’s future range of compact cars – including a replacement for the V40 – is well under way with parent company Geely at a new research facility in Gothenburg, Sweden, according to Volvo’s research and development boss, Peter Mertens. The new architecture is dubbed CMA. Mertens said the […]
Since the 2015 Volvo V40 has been off to a pretty good sales start, Volvo seems to be in the mood to expand its lineup in the small-car segment, with the next generation of the V40 to become a larger family of models. Work on the future...Show More Summary
The China Euro Vehicle Technology (CEVT) will design small cars, including the next Volvo V40.
Volvo will bring its smaller, compact-sized V40 wagon, its related crossover and long-wheelbase, Chinese-built S60 sedan to America, Autoblog is reporting. The newest generation of the Volkswagen Golf-sized V40 wagon is being built with the U.S. Show More Summary
Volvo senior vice president Alan Visser tells De Telegraaf that the next-generation V40 is being designed with the US in mind. It should hit the market in 2017. Continue reading Next-gen Volvo V40 and S60L confirmed for US Next-gen Volvo V40 and S60L confirmed for US originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:43:00 EST. Show More Summary
The next V40 isn't expected to land until the 2018 model year.
Just 343 examples of the V40 Carbon will be built.
The Polestar-tuned Volvo V40 Carbon was unveiled overnight, but the chances of ever seeing the car down under are next to zero. At the beginning of the month, the companies announced that it would soon be offering Polestar Performance Optimisation packages for models powered by Volvo’s Drive-E engine lineup. These Polestar upgrades, it was said, [...]
Volvo and Polestar have teamed up once again to produce the more performance-oriented V40 Carbon edition, boasting a number of enhancements but only available in select markets, of which ours is sadly not one. Continue reading VolvoShow More Summary
The 2015 Volvo V40 Cross Country is an interesting beast. Firstly, it’s only available in AWD when you opt for – and pay the requisite premium – for the range-topping T5 model despite Volvo claiming it’s an ‘SUV’. That’s exactly what we have on test in the CarAdvice garage for the week, the T5. [...]
Volvo is planning to update all of its front-wheel-drive models for the 2016 model-year, with all to receive the carmaker’s Drive-E engines. The V40, V60 and V70 (currently unavailable in Australia), along with the S60 and XC60 are all included in the planned update, with both petrol- and diesel-powered units to be Drive-E spec. Show More Summary