Volvo, the Swedish automaker is planning to introduce the luxurious car 2018 Volvo XC40 in the first half of 2018 to confront the German trio BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz. This will be Volvo’s smallest SUV. This stylish car comes with a downsized 1.5-liter three cylinders plug-in hybrid powertrain. This will be company’s first car ever to come with latest CMA platform. The Volvo’s new model is waiting to launch in India. The 2018 Volvo XC40 is targeting at those who need both performances as well as beauty. People who admired Volvo’s V40 model is definitely going to like this new stylish car.
2018 Volvo XC40 – Drivetrain Configuration
Probably Volvo might come with 2.0-liter diesel engines and 1.5-liter turbocharged engine. Volvo assures that 2018 Volvo XC40 will be very efficient with an amazing speed of 205 km/hr and 14.7 km/liter of fuel economy. This engine is proficient of producing 200 hp. As an option, the engine is paired with a six-speed automatic system and manual system. The 9.7-kWh lithium-ion battery is capable of producing 74 hp and 250 combined hp. To send power to all wheels the engine is paired with a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission system.
2018 Volvo XC40 – Design and Features
The comfortable interior of the Volvo XC40 2018 with the ultra modern material is breathtaking. The high-quality fabric and vibrant color schemes are simply amazing. The central console with its V-shaped design looks cool and distinctive. The brilliantly designed instrument cluster and the steering wheel are really convenient and comfortable. The other excelling features such as electrically adjustable seats, panoramic sunroof, memory function, power ORVM’s, power steering supporting tilt adjustment, music system and premium audio will definitely please customers. Volvo assures that the air bags, seat belt, and the strongest body composure will protect customers all along the journey.
Safety is a promise from Volvo. The cabin space is modified and looks more attractive. The seating arrangements also seem to change with the new Volvo XC40. The new seat arrangements provide more space for passengers. Safety of the passengers is sealed with extravagant features like ABS, stability control, traction and with blind spot monitoring. The exterior looks revamped. The exterior changes in the new Volvo are really seen on the front bumper, which is now featured with new air intakes. There are changes in the radiator grille which look smaller now than the outgoing Volvo models. The radiator grille is featured with chrome edges.
The stunning Fog lights added to the Bumper enhance the beauty of the exterior. At the back of Volvo, XC40 revised Bumper along with redesigned stylish tail lights adds up to the overall beauty of the XC40. The XC40 will make it journey on the road with the powerful 17-inch alloy wheels and there is an option for choosing 18-inch alloy wheels if the customer prefers it. The glossy and sleek roof made of aluminum is eye catching.
2018 Volvo XC40 – Price
The base price tag of the Volvo car is expected to start from $32,000. Enjoy safe, comfortable ride with 2018 Volvo XC40.