Volvo Cars, the Swedish leading auto manufacturing company, has opened up an additional front in its continuing product bombardment. The business has not only rolled out the V90 and S90 at the Motor Show in Geneva, but it has also revealed a new take on the V40. Most Americans are not familiar with the Volvo V40 because it was not sold in the United States. The Volvo V40 was introduced in 2012 as a substitute to Volvo S40, C30, and V50 in Europe. The year 2012 was the final time Volvo had revealed any new metal, pending the new Volvo XC90 arrived recently. Now the automaker is squashing an entire slew of new versions, and while it may take a short time yet for its full substitute to arrive, it is keeping the admission-level model new for a moment longer with this updated 2017 Volvo V40 hatchback.
2017 Volvo V40 Changes, Exterior
The facelifted 2017 V40 bears the similar anteater silhouette as the departing model, but it comes with some novel details. The smaller face of the new V40 comes equipped with the Thor’s Hammer headlamps, which have been borrowed from the 90 series. The new grille is flanked by the updated Volvo emblem, and t new vehicle comes with two new body color options that include Denim Blue and Amazon Blue, together with three already available body colors, such as Mussel Blue, Bursting Blue, and Luminous Sand. The new Volvo V40 2017 will also get the new grade marks, which were first initiated on the Volvo XC90, envisioning trim levels and options and eight novel wheels in total, across the R-Design, V40 and V40 Cross Country versions.
The 2017 Volvo V40 interior has likewise been treated with some revisions that include innovative upholstery, trim, etc. In a prompt taken from the appreciated Volvo Concept Estate Project, the new upholstery, known as City Weave, will be added, together with an innovative Charcoal/Blond guiding wheel option. Several novel internal panel trims, like Stealth Aluminum, Black Grid Aluminum, and Milled Aluminum will also be provided. Accent border colors in the door inserts will currently be offered with contrasting sewing and for the primary time, a black headliner will be offered as an option in the new Volvo V40 2017. Novel tread plates will be included for the Inscription and R-Design models and a modernized key fob with the novel Volvo emblem will be available.
The Volvo On Call Smartphone application that gets a considerable update will allow distant access and control over an extensive variety of in-car features. This system already brings wearable connectivity with Android Wear and Apple Watch and now it offers the Microsoft Band 2 connectivity, allowing voice control for some features while using the Windows 10-installed smartphones. Other updates to the On Call system include a calendar incorporation function that hooks up the user’s personal calendar to the cell phone app, enabling it to propel calendar appointment ends directly to their navigation on demand directly.
2017 Volvo V40 Engine
Volvo has not made much change in the powertrain section of its 2017 model V40. The range begins from the T2 alternative that comes equipped with a three-cylinder petrol engine that delivers the maximum power output of 122 ponies. At the leading of the range is a D4 alternative, outfitted with a four-cylinder diesel powertrain that produces a maximum power output of 190 ponies, Continuing its ground-breaking approach to power plant engineering, the automaker has abridged CO2 emissions on its admired D2 manual powertrain to 89 g/km with the full tire program.
Base price and the date of release
The 2017 Volvo V40 release date is expected to be the concluding part of 2016. Similar to other 2017 models, Volvo has not yet revealed the price details of the new V40.