Volvo XC40 India Launch Highlights: Images, Price, Features, Engine Details

The Volvo XC40 is the smallest SUV in the XC family and also the first model to be based on the new Compact Modular Architecture (CMA).

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The new Volvo XC40 is the smallest offering from the carmaker in the XC range

The much anticipated Volvo XC40 today went on sale in India, priced at ₹ 39.9 lakh (ex-showroom, India) and we have all the highlights from the launch here. The XC40 is Volvo's smallest SUV and also the first model to be based on the new Compact Modular Architecture (CMA), which has allowed the company to modernize the design language while maintaining the essence. We have already driven both, the global as well as the India-spec Volvo XC40, and have told you everything about it. The pricing of the XC40 is introductory and almost exactly what we had expected.

Also Read: Volvo XC40 Launched In India. Check Out The Price

In India, the Volvo XC40 competes with the likes of the Mercedes-Benz GLA, Audi Q3, and the BMW X1. We have told you how these SUVs fare against each other both on paper as well and real world conditions and you can read our comparison review to know which SUV won. Considering the competition and the fact that the Volvo will be offering only one variants of the XC40 in India - R-Design - we expect the pricing to be competitive.

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Here Are All The Highlights From The Launch Of The New Volvo XC40

Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 Launched in India at Rs. 39.9 lakh
The Volvo XC40 has gone on sale in India at Rs. 39.9 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The SUV is available in three exterior colour options - White, Red and Blue and two interior trim options - Black and Lava Red or all-Black cabin.
Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 To Come With Host of Safety Features

The Volvo XC40 gets driver assistance features like - Pilot Assist, Oncoming Lane Mitigation, Run-Off-Road protection.
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The Volvo XC40 gets 9-inch Sensus system equiped with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

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Volvo XC40 Offers Optimal Storage Compartment and Supirior Music System
The Volvo XC40 offers better acoustics and more storage space. The system gets Harman Kardon, 600 W , 13 speaker setup, with woofer positioned in the dashboard, pllaced in the air intake. Thus it offers better acoustic and increase the storage in the door panels.

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The Volvo XC40 is the first model to be built on the new CMA platform.

Jul 4, 2018
All Features On The Volvo XC40 Will Be Standard
Considering Volvo offers only one engine and trim option, the XC40 gets all features as standard.

Jul 4, 2018
Volvo Will Launch 5 New Showrooms In India By Year-End
Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch
Volvo Cars India, MD Charles Frump, talks about the XC range and the company future plans which are as follows.

- XC60 accounts for 25 per cent for Volvo's India sales
- The carmaker will launch the XC40 today
- Volvo rolled out the first locally assembled XC90, the S90 has also been added to the assembly line.
- The Volvo XC60 will enter local production this quarter.
Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Company Performace in India
Charles Frump, MD, Volvo Cars India takes the stage to talk about the company and its performance in India.
Jul 4, 2018
The Stage Is Set For The Big Launch Of The Volvo XC40
The stage is set for the big unveil!

Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Just Moments Away!
We are just moments away from the launch event to commence. Once launched, the XC40 will rival the likes of the Mercedes-Benz GLA, Audi Q3, and the BMW X1.

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Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Cabin Features and Equipment
One of the highlights of the Volvo XC40's cabin is the 9-inch Sensus system that has been carried from the XC60 and the XC90. The movements are smooth and controls most of the functions of the car and it also gets Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

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The SUV also offers and Wireless Phone Charging, a Harman Kardon sound system, panoramic sunroof, and the virtual instrument cluster - all as standard.
Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Interior Design and Styling
The interior of the Volvo XC40 features premium black upholstery with lava carpeting and door inserts, adding a contrast to the cabin. The three-spoke steering wheel gets leather stitching and even the gear knob gets it, as it is standard in the R-Design trim. The gear knob too gets leather stitching and blends right in with the premium feel.

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Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Rear Design And Styling
At the rear, the Volvo XC40 comes with the XC range's signature vertically-stacked, boomerang-shaped LED taillamps with the addition of new C-shaped indicator lights. There is also a large roof-mounted spoiler, chromed tipped dual exhaust and black cladding for the bumper.

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Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 India Launch: Design And Styling
Up front, it gets the signature sunken grille along with the famous Thor's headlamps with daylight running lights (DRLs). The hood gets a subtle sculpted line that goes along its sporty design. The 18-inch wheels come as standard on the XC40, while the R-Design badging adds a cool touch.

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Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 To Be Launched In India With Only One Engine Option
Under the hood, Volvo will offer only the D4 diesel variant, which is a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder, in-line, twin turbo engine capable of producing 187 bhp @ 4,000 rpm, while the peak torque of 400 Nm kicks in at around 1,750-2,400 rpm.

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Jul 4, 2018
India Will Only Get One Variant of The Volvo XC40
The Volvo XC40 will be offered in only one variant in India. We'll be getting the R-Design trim of the XC40 instead of the Inscription variant that Volvo usually opts for its single variant models in India. In addition to offering a sporty character to the XC40, the R-Design trim will also allow the carmaker to price the XC40 a bit more competitively.




Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 Will Be The Smallest SUV From Volvo In India
The Volvo XC40 will be the smallest SUV from the XC range in India, measuring 4425 mm in length, 1910 mm in width, and 1659 mm in height, while offering a wheelbase of 2703 mm.

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Jul 4, 2018
Volvo XC40 Is Launching In India: Live Updates
The Volvo XC40 is finally going on sale in India and we'll be bringing you all the live updates from the launch here.

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