|Class||Small family car|
|Body style||5-door hatchback|
|Platform||Volvo P1 platform|
|Wheelbase||2,647 mm (104.2 in)|
|Length||4,369 mm (172.0 in)|
|Width||1,802 mm (70.9 in)|
|Height||1,445 mm (56.9 in)|
|Curb weight||1357–1498 kg|
The Volvo V40 is a small family car, available in 5-door hatchback form, and was unveiled at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. It replaces the Volvo S40 saloon and V50 estate, and has been on sale in Europe since May 2012 and the UK since August.
The engine lineup is carried from current Volvo models, with two petrol engines; a 1.6 litre EcoBoost I4 producing either 150 and 180 hp, dependent on specification, and a 2.5 litre Volvo B525 I5 producing 254 hp, and two diesel engines; a 1.6 litre Ford Duratorq engine, which produces 115 hp, whilst only emitting 94 g/km of CO2, and a 2.0 litre I5 Volvo diesel engine available in two versions, 150 hp and 177 hp.
- Volvo V40 unveiled ahead of Geneva Auto Show -- Autoweek (Retrieved 2012-02-22)
- "New Volvo V40". Autocar. 28 January 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
- "Volvo V40 revealed". Auto Express. 28 February 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
- "Volvo V40 platform". Auto Express. 28 February 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
- "Volvo V40 updated platform". Autocar. 28 February 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
- "Volvo V40 D2". Auto Express. 3 October 2012. Retrieved 9 January 2013.
- "Volvo V40 engines". carscoop. 28 February 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
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