Volvo for quite some time has been trying to revamp the entire lineup of their vehicles. The revamp of the car lineup will begin with the XC90. The lineup will be made full by the launch of the 2018 Volvo XC40. The release of the XC40 will stun competitors with this new sports utility vehicle with its indispensable specifications and standards. The car will be majorly designed and will appeal to most customers with families and still want to have a sporty driving feel. The car’s main competition will be from BMW, Audi and Mercedes to most customers.
Interior and Exterior Design
The car’s exterior design will be one of the smallest sports utility vehicles on the market. A number of the exterior components of the car will be classy and elegant. The car will most likely mirror the Mercedes GLA and also the BMW X1. The upright headlights as well as tail lights will make the body of the car appeal. The car’s grille is aggressive and it will make the front of the car adventurous. The car will ride on 24 inch alloy wheels making it easy to maneuver along all terrains.
The interior of the car will continue with the car maker’s standard of luxury and convenience. The infotainment system on the car will include multiple delicate touch surfaces. The car’s seats will be stylish and wider to give passengers a sporty feel. The cabin of the car will be comfortable and stylish and it will also be high functional for both the driver and the passengers.
For safety, the car will get ten air bags, a rearview camera and a lane departure warning system. The car will also get a blind side screening device and safety belts.
The car will have a diesel as well as gasoline powered engines. There will be three gasoline options D2, D3and D4 units. The engine will deliver 180 horsepower and 245 pounds per feet of torque. The unit can go from 0-60 miles per hour in 8 seconds. The maximum speed of the car will be around 135 mph.
Release Date and Price
The 2018 Volvo XC 40 is expected in the market around early 2018 and anyone looking to get the car will have to part with around $30,000 for the base model of the car. However, the car will cost more in some markets after one considers importation charges and more.
The 2018 Volvo XC 40 is expected to endear to most youthful buyers once the car gets launched into the global market. The manufacturer will take great consideration in making the car more suited for younger audience. The design of the car will be elegant classy and ragged to make the car amongst the global leaders in the global Sports Utility SUV cars. The cars pricing will also be pocket friendly when one considers that the car is a luxurious car.