To be fair, Volvo didn't just arbitrarily jack up the S40's price. Rockleigh, New Jersey: Volvo Cars of North America. However, the turbocharged models aren't so affordable, and their performance pales in comparison with similarly priced competitors. This sedan is a cut above the rest. The Geartronic 6-speed downshifts quickly and decisively, and the natural-feeling electric-assist steering weights up in a linear fashion with increasing lock and cornering loads. Even though this latest generation has been in production for seven years now, the S40 manages to still look fresh.
It had an electronically limited top speed of 250 kilometres per hour 160 mph. The car has been towed back to the garage. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. I am impressed because it is sporty enough for her and it is still a solid little Volvo. The Platinum trim level adds a premium stereo, navigation system and satellite radio. The seats are well-shaped for comfortable long-distance motoring, with plenty of support. With a turbocharged engine, 6-speed manual transmission, and black alloy wheels, however, this sleek ride can back up its sporty appearance effortlessly.
Black Leather, Xenon Lights, Front And Rear Park Distance Control, Aircon, Electric Windows, Electric Mirrors, Tint, 18 Alloy wheels, Cd Plauer, Clean Car. With just 168 horsepower, the S40 2. Introduction There used to be a distinct gap between premium and non-premium sedans. You'd have to really dig its distinct brand of Swedish style or get a killer deal to pick the S40. Black Leather, Aircon, Electric Windows, Electric Mirrors, Tint, MultiFunctional Steering, Front And Rear Park Distance Control, 16 Alloy Wheels, Cd Player, Very Clean. I bought a Volvo when my daughter was born in 2009 selling my super reliant 1.
Torque climbs from 325 lb. Rear bucket seats are positioned slightly inward of the front seats, allowing more forward visibility. The Multilink rear axle is an independent rear suspension system featuring a number of links and it is designed to offer a good combination of controlled wheel movements and a high level of ride comfort. The engine produces 115 hp and 270 Nm of torque and now comes with a six-speed manual gearbox. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. In recent years, that gap has been filling up with attractively priced four-doors with luxury aspirations. The other two were station wagons over 15 years ago.
. The short bonnet and pronounced cab-forward stance help create a spacious cabin with generous interior space. As I had had my 2nd year service late less than 1000 miles Volvo said the warranty was void. And as ever, the S40 carries on Volvo's tradition of offering top-notch safety features and superbly designed seats. T5 with 230 hp The Volvo S40 T5 is the top model, featuring a turbocharger and five-speed automatic transmission.
The engine tuning was co-developed with Porsche, as was the transmission and other powertrain components. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. Chassis changes do firm up the suspension in a positive way. Bluetooth connectivity and a security system are now standard. Quite nicely, as we found on our road drive north of Yountville, California, and on several laps around Thunderhill Raceway just outside the town of Willows. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter.
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Keep in touch via mobile application New is also a mobile application that makes sure that the driver can stay in touch with the parked car via an iPhone or Android smart phone. The iconic centre stack is available in several decor versions such as with Nordic Light Oak real wood inlay, and the theme flows smoothly with similar elegant soft curves all the way to the rear seat. Introduction We've generally been pretty high on the Volvo S40. Neither of these figures are particularly impressive, but considering the space and equipment provided by the S40, it represents good value for money. Volvo is actually the only brand to offer Bluetooth music streaming throughout the entire vehicle range. However, the turbocharged models aren't so affordable, and their performance pales in comparison with similarly priced competitors. Zero to 60 mph is reached in 6.