2017 Volvo XC40 First Impression Review

2017 Volvo XC40 First Impression Review

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, further expanded its line-up of SUVs with the launching of its new Volvo XC40 small premium SUV in Milan, Italy.

At precisely the exact same time as it introduces the Volvo XC40, Volvo Cars also reinvents the traditional model of car ownership with its brand new ‘Care by Volvo’ subscription service. Care by Volvo, first available on the XC40 from launching, makes using a car as transparent, easy and hassle free as having a telephone.

2017 Volvo XC40 Exterior and Interior

What is surprising about how in which the XC40 seems, is its resemblance to the 40.1 concept. Traditionally, manufacturing cars tone down most of the more eccentric details featured on their theories, but the XC40 looks almost identical to the 40.1. Just the camera-based wing mirrors and flushed-in door handles are swapped out for much more conventional units.

While we have not seen it in the alloy, the car in the photos looks Neatly proportioned using a bluff, imposing front end, neatly creased bodywork down the side and a back framed by daring LED brake lights. The roof can be completed in a contrasting color to your system, echoing the same feature on the Mini Countryman and SEAT Arona.

2017 Volvo XC40 First Impression Review

The interior is less of a death for your new, borrowing specifics And parts from larger Volvos. The portrait-oriented infotainment display employs big icons and clear layouts while all models receive a digital display in place of the traditional dials behind the steering wheel. Typically, there’s very little mess, so that it ought to be rather simple to use.

Volvo is appeared closely in the way buyers shop items in the Vehicle And has made advancements aimed toward modern buyers. The door pockets are large enough for a notebook or tablet PC while there is inductive smartphone charging in the middle console. To free up boot space, the company went so far as to style, the first ever ventilated dashboard-mounted subwoofer.

2017 Volvo XC40 Under the Hood

There’ll be five engine options from launch — two, three and diesel petrol. The former comes in 150 and 190hp outputs while the gas comes in 156, 190 and 247hp versions — most come with an automatic gearbox but guides will be offered on more affordable versions.

Later on in its lifetime, the XC40 will get Volvo’s new 1.5-liter, Three-cylinder petrol with approximately 120hp and a lower entry-level price. This engine could also form the cornerstone of a plug in hybrid variant that is expected later on also — this will provide both remarkable functionality and minuscule fuel costs.

2017 Volvo XC40 First Impression Review

2017 Volvo XC40 Price and release date

Entry level, Momentum models with all the 156hp T3 engine and manual Gearbox price £27,905 rising to £40,355 to get top-spec 247hp T5 First Edition models. Production commences in November 2017 so expect to see It on the streets in early 2018. Below is a full price list for your new XC40 — it will take a few months for the whole range to become available.