The new 2018 Volvo XC40 is mid-size SUV and a top model among its next generation series with top notch features. It will run on new class of vehicle design known as the Compact Modular Architecture and will feature hi-tech innovation, good shaped wheelbase, unique modern appearance and impeccable interior designs giving utmost comfort and luxury. The Volvo XC40 2018 will compete against more luxury cars such as the Audi Q3 and BMW X1. The vehicle will also receive powerful drivetrains and improved fuel economy.
2018 Volvo XC40 Exterior and Interior
The new 2018 Volvo XC40 exterior designing will have major stylish modifications and modern structural designing to make it an angular tough looking SUV with elegant appearance. It will receive a revamped exterior with some of the notable modifications including new air intakes at the front bumper, a smaller radiator grille with chrome edges, modified Xenon headlights flanking the grille with an LED technology option and glossy roof made of aluminum. Furthermore, the front will receive new fog-lights mounted on the bumper, redesigned LED taillights and redesigned bumper at the back. This car will ride on 17 inch alloy wheels with the 18 inch wheels as an option. 2018 Volvo XC40 the body will be made of high quality steel and aluminium materials to reduce its overall weight, therefore improving its aerodynamics.
The new 2018 Volvo XC40 will have outstanding interior designs made of genuine and top notch materials offering a good blend of utmost comfort, convenience, entertainment and safety. Some of the notable changes to the interior includes the seating arrangement which will be altered to create more cargo and passenger’s space, a revamped instrument panel with TFT display and digital clusters. 2018 Volvo XC40 it will also receive premium cloth standard upholstery materials for low trim levels and premium quality leather upholstery in higher trim levels. Other features incorporated will include a premium infotainment system for entertainment, a power steering, adjustable seats, push-button start, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi connectivity, USB ports, modern connectivity options i.e. navigation system and Google maps for better driving experience, an 8 inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay iPhone combination and a Sensus infomercial air conditioner. Some of the integrated safety features are the lane keeping support, 12 air bags, automated emergency braking assist, a rearview electronic camera, back auto parking sensing units, laser operated foot brake, blind point monitor system, ABS and stability control.
2018 Volvo XC40 Engine
The new 2018 Volvo XC40 will receive two engines options under the hood. The first version will be a 1.6 Liter 4 cylinder petrol engine with an output of 180 horsepower at 5700 rpm and 240 lb-ft. of torque ranging between 1600 rpm and 5000 rpm. The second option will be a 2.0 Liter 5 cylinder diesel engine generating 148 horsepower at 3500 rpm and 220 lb-ft. of torque ranging between 1500 rpm and 2700 rpm. The two engine options will be connected to a 6 speed automatic transmission system sending power to all wheels. There is also a possibility of a new T5 Twin plug-in hybrid engine system. 2018 Volvo XC40 the SUV can attain a speed of 60 mph in 8.0 seconds and a top speed of 135 mph, with its fuel economy expected to be 18 mpg in city and 23 mpg on highway.
2018 Volvo XC40 Release Date and Price
The new 2018 Volvo XC40 model may be released in the second quarter of 2018 with the base model price approximated at $32,000.