Volvo XC40

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VOLVO XC40

INTRODUCTION

Volvo’s most affordable SUV so far in the country, XC40, broke covers earlier in July 2018 with a single R-Design variant. Unmistakably Volvo, the new XC40 is designed in tandem with other models from the Scandavaian car giant and has been crafted to offer an opulent experience to the occupants. Under the hood, the 2018 Volvo XC40 gets a 2.0-litre engine paired to an auto box. A well-rounded package, the new Volvo XC40 price in India is competitive, which poses it well against the rivals in the segment.

 

EXTERIOR

EXTERIOR

Launched in a single variant initially, the Volvo XC40 received two more grades, and can be had in R-Design, Momentum and Inscription trims. The plush Volvo XC40 exterior gets a mesh grille finished in black with a hint of chrome on the Volvo logo.

Headlamps at each end feature Thor’s hammer LED daytime running lights. The black roof with blackened A-pillars is offered across all colour options.

INTERIOR

INTERIOR

Ford EcoSport interior match the exterior in every respect. The vehicle is a tall one. The designing of the cabin makes it look more spacious than it is. In spite of the high ground clearance, the car provides adequate headroom for occupants.

One of the salient features of Ford EcoSport interior in the top-end models is the 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system. Ford’s latest SYNC 3 system features both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The lower-end models get a similar system, but with a smaller touchscreen measuring 6.5 inches.

You can experience the difference as you enter the Ford EcoSport. Plush seats with high-quality fabric beckon you to have a seat. The height of the cabin is such that you get enough headroom. The driver seat presents an ideal view of the road ahead. A fantastic dashboard with both analogue and digital indicators greets the driver. Adjustable headrests for all rows add to the overall comfort. Infotainment system is compatible with Bluetooth and has adequate connectivity options, like Aux-In and USB. The driver gets immediate reminders like engine malfunction, headlight alert, low fuel warning, fasten seatbelt warning, and key off alerts. Different indicators like fuel gauge and distance to fuel empty status are welcome additions. Ford EcoSport does not have a big boot, but it is adequate to store your luggage when you go on long trips

 

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

All three variants in the XC40 line-up derive power from the same diesel engine. The engine is a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder D4 unit, which emanates maximum power of 187bhp against 400Nm of peak torque. Transmission duties are carried out by an eight-speed automatic gearbox.

Powered by the 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder D4 oil burner, which comes paired to an 8-speed automatic unit, the Volvo XC40 mileage is claimed to be around 18km/l.

The 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine is a capable unit which promises good driveability. Handling is another parameter where the baby Volvo SUV gets a thumbs-up. Overall, the SUV scores well when it comes to performance.

BRAKING AND SAFETY

BRAKING AND SAFETY

The most affordable and smallest SUV from Volvo India comes well equipped with safety and security features. It gets lane-keeping assist, blind spot warning, pilot assist, emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, eight standard airbags, traction control, hill-descent control and ESP, among others. Interestingly, the SUV recently received a five-star rating in the Euro NCAP crash test with 97 % in adult occupant protection.

CONCLUSION

CONCLUSION

The new Volvo XC40 is not just visually appealing, but also has been crafted to offer sheer luxury that is expected from a Volvo car. While it is the smallest and most affordable SUVs by Volvo India, it comes well equipped with comfort, safety and connectivity features.

XC40 Summary

Avg Ex Showroom Price ₹ 39.90 Lakh
Engine 1969 cc
Seating Capacity 05
Top Speed 180 kmph
0-100 Speed Time 7.9 s

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Specifications of Volvo XC40

Engine & Transmission
Engine 1969cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
Engine Type Four-cylinder turbo-charged Petrol engine
Fuel Type Petrol
Max Power ([email protected]) 187 bhp @ 5000 rpm
Max Torque ([email protected]) 300 Nm @ 1300 rpm
Drivetrain FWD
Transmission Automatic - 8 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode
Turbocharger / Supercharger Turbocharged, Sequential
Emission Standard BS 6
Others Idle Start/Stop
Dimensions & Weight
Length 4425 mm
Width 1863 mm
Height 1652 mm
Wheelbase 2702 mm
Ground Clearance 211 mm
Capacity
Doors 5 Doors
Seating Capacity 5 Person
No of Seating Rows 2 Rows
Bootspace 432 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 54 litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension Independent McPherson
Rear Suspension Semi-independent (Twist Beam type)
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc
Minimum Turning Radius 5.7 metres
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheels Alloy Wheels
Spare Wheel Alloy
Front Tyres 235 / 55 R18
Rear Tyres 235 / 55 R18

Features of Volvo XC40

Safety

Airbags 7 Airbags (Driver, Front Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Knee, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
Middle rear three-point seatbelt  Yes
Middle Rear Head Rest Yes
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Yes
Child Seat Anchor Points Yes
Seat Belt Warning Yes

Braking & Traction

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Yes
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) Yes
Hill Hold Control Yes
Brake Assist (BA) Yes
Traction Control System (TC/TCS) Yes
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Yes

Locks & Security

Engine immobilizer Yes
Central Locking Remote
Speed Sensing Door Lock Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner Yes (Automatic Dual Zone)
Front AC Two Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
Rear AC Vents Behind Front Armrest, Common Fan Speed Control
Heater Yes
Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors Driver & Co-Driver
Cabin-Boot Access Yes
Anti-glare Mirrors Manual – Internal Only
Parking Assist Reverse Camera
Parking Sensors Front & Rear
Cruise Control Yes
Headlight & Ignition On Reminder Yes
Keyless Start/ Button Start Yes
Steering Adjustment Tilt & Telescopic
12V Power Outlets 2

Seats & Upholstery

Driver Seat Adjustment 14 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, shoulder support bolsters in / out) + 4 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down, extended thigh support forward / back)
Front Passenger Seat Adjustment 12 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down) + 4 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down, extended thigh support forward / back)
Rear Row Seat Adjustment NA
Seat Upholstery Leather
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes
Leather-wrapped Gear Knob Yes
Driver Armrest Yes
Rear Passenger Seats Type Bench
Interiors Dual Tone
Rear Armrest Yes
Folding Rear Seat Full
Split Rear Seat 60:40 split
Front Seatback Pockets Yes
Head-rests Front & Rear

Storage

Cup Holders Front & Rear
Driver Armrest Storage Yes
Cooled Glove Box Yes
Sunglass Holder Yes

Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Front & Rear
One Touch -Down All
One Touch – Up All
Adjustable ORVM Electrically Adjustable & Retractable
Turn Indicators on ORVM Yes
Rear Wiper Yes
Rear Defogger Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers Yes
Interior Door Handles Body Coloured
Interior Door Handles Chrome
Side Window Blinds Rear – Manual
Door Pockets Front & Rear
Boot-lid Opener Internal with Remote
Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs) Body Coloured

Exterior

Sunroof / Moonroof Panoramic Sunroof
Roof rails Yes
Body-Coloured Bumpers Yes
Roof Mounted Antenna Yes
Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe Yes
Body Kit Yes
Rub – Strips Chrome Inserts

Lighting

Daytime Running Lights LED
Fog Lights LED
Headlights LED
Automatic Head Lamps Yes
Follow me home headlamps Yes
Tail Lights LED
Cabin Lamps Front and Rear
Headlight Height Adjuster Yes
Glove Box Lamp Yes
Lights on Vanity Mirrors Driver & Co-Driver
Rear Reading Lamp Yes
Cornering Headlights Active

Instrumentation

Instrument Cluster  Digital
Trip Meter Multi-Function Display
Average Fuel Consumption Yes
Average Speed Yes
Distance to Empty Yes
Clock Digital
Low Fuel Level Warning Yes
Door Ajar Warning Yes
Adjustable Cluster Brightness Yes
Shift Indicator Yes
Gear Indicator Yes
Instantaneous Consumption Yes
Tachometer Digital

Entertainment, Information & Communication

Smart Connectivity Android Auto, Apple Car Play
Integrated (in-dash) Music System Yes
Display Touch-screen Display
GPS Navigation System Yes
Speakers 6+
USB Compatibility Yes
Aux Compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Compatibility Phone & Audio Streaming
MP3 Playback Yes
CD Player Yes
AM/FM Radio Yes
iPod Compatibility Yes
Steering mounted controls Yes
Voice Command Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Warranty (Years) 2
Warranty (Kilometres) Unlimited

Pros & Cons of Volvo XC40

Pros of Volvo XC40

Stand Out Features

  • Punchy petrol engine
  • Tasteful cabin design with long feature list
  • Being a Volvo, packed with safety features

Cons of Volvo XC40

Need Improvement

  • The narrow cabin makes it a strict four-seater
  • Just one variant and three colours to choose
  • Sparse sales and service network

FAQ About Volvo XC40

What is the price of XC40?

The on-road price of XC40 in Delhi is ₹ 47.97 Lakh.The on road price is made up of ex-showroom price, RTO registration, road tax and insurance amount.

Which car is better between XC40 and X1?

XC40 price start at ₹ 39.90 Lakh ex-showroom and It comes with 1969 cc engine. Whereas X1 price start at ₹ 42.90 Lakh ex-showroom and It comes with 1998 cc engine.

What are the offers available on Volvo XC40 for August?

There are 2 Volvo XC40 offers in Delhi for the month of August

Is there any exchange offer on Volvo XC40?

There are multiple factors on which exchange value depends. Model year, kms driven, looks, insurances claimed and many such other factors contribute to deciding upon an exchange amount. Hence, to get the best exchange value or offer, we would advise you to get in touch with your nearest MG showroom.

Things to keep in mind before Buying Volvo XC40

 

When buying a new car in general one must look for things like body panels that are out of line, or load bearing beams that seem to have been damaged. The next thing to check whether the paint is original or it has been repainted, a quick check under concealed plastic panels is a great way to check for unmatched paint. Another thing to check for is underbody rust in humid or sea adjacent areas.

A good way to check if the car has been rear-ended is by checking the boot. Flip open the spare wheel cover and remove the wheel completely. If the car was repaired after an accident the floor will have visible signs as the surface wouldn’t be smooth as it would in an undamaged car.

In the end, always remember to check for complete documentation including service records. Also, do check with the insurance company for any past claims, which will make you aware of the accidents the car has been involved in. Last but not the least, get the car checked from a trusted workshop before closing the deal.

Volvo XC40 Price List

Variants Ex-Showroom price
XC40 T4 R-Design

1969 cc, Petrol, Automatic
₹ 39.90 Lakh

Volvo XC40 Expert Reviews

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It has good looking and it gives best milage it has good and excellent seating experience suspension is aslo nice overall look is good and best at this price finally this is my favourite car


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1.)One of the best car i have used in my life . 2.)what a driving experience like a butter. 3.)i will just say one word look wise fabulous. 4.) servicing and maintenance is not much costly when you are going to buy this car that mean you can do maintenance and servicin. 5.) I have only pros (*) one of the best model of volvo .when you sit in this car then you feel just like heaven.just go for it and grab it. And last thing is that i have no cons of this car . In last line i just want to say i love this car you are also going to love this car. Don’t think twice just grab it.


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    Engine 1969 cc
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