The recently face-lifted Volvo V40 is a five-door premium hatchback that is perfect for city travel, or for spontaneous trips and weekends spent away from home. Combining fun and comfort, the V40 is ideal for both urban and long journeys. The design is pleasingly modern, yet features style hints from icons in the company's history, such as the Volvo P1800 of the 1960s.
The interior shares the exquisite design of the exterior, providing optimum comfort and space within the cabin for driver and passengers alike. Attention has been paid to the shapes within the cabin, providing an ergonomic and aesthetically pleasing driving experience. Theatre lighting allows you to change the atmosphere of your journey, with options varying between Toscana White and Violet Blue. The Active Digital Display, standard on R-Design, R-Design Pro and Inscription models, this gives it a contemporary translucent look, and enables you to change your display between three modes of ECO, Elegance and Performance. The stylish frame less rear view mirror is standard throughout the range.
The new V40’s unique Thor Hammer shaped lights create a wider, athletic stance. They emphasise the car’s width, bringing the V40 in line with the latest generation of Volvo Cars.
New designs with a more upright emphasis give the V40 a dynamic, youthful edge while retaining its distinctive character.
A range of expressive new wheels give a contemporary look to complement a new generation of Volvo Cars.
With built-in USB and auxiliary connectors – plus wireless connectivity via Bluetooth and broadband technology – you can disconnect from home and reconnect with the road.
The V40 is available in four levels of trim: Momentum, Inscription and the sporty R-Design and R-Design Pro. A wide range of technological and safety features are included throughout the range as standard and include Bluetooth Handsfree, DAB radio and automatic climate control. Popular options include the Winter pack with heated front windscreen and heated seats. The Inscription level comes standard with SENSUS Navigation, cruise control, rear park assist and leather upholstery. On the Momentum and R-Design the option to include NAV PLUS benefits from 7" Colour display with SENSUS CONNECT Navigation, Voice Activation and Rear Park Assist and Cruise Control. This includes both full European mapping, and lifetime map updates.
A number of efficient and ecologically-friendly petrol and diesel engines are available for the V40. These include the popular T2 four-cylinder 2.0-litre petrol engine with 51.4mpg and the D2 diesel option, providing 76.4 mpg combined fuel consumption and just 94g/km of CO 2 emissions across the rang. The engines have been designed to reduce friction and improve performance, and the automatic start/stop technology reduces fuel use through its energy recovery systems.
The V40 comes installed with a comprehensive suite of safety technologies. As standard the V40 is the first car ever with a Pedestrian Airbag, protecting those outside of the vehicle as well as the driver and passengers inside. A Standard feature also is City Safety, now working up to 31mph will mean you are in safe hands and prevent rear end collisions. The V40 has been awarded a full five-star Euro NCAP safety rating with a 100% safety assist and 98% adult occupant, and also won the Euro NCAP Best in Class Cars Award. The V40 was named the safest car tested in history, until the new XC90 stole it's crown. The optional IntelliSafe PRO system combines features such as Collision Warning with Full Auto Brake and Pedestrian and cyclist, adaptive cruise control, distance alert, queue assist (auto only), lane-keeping aid, driver alert control, active high beam, roadside information display and blind spot information system
Waterhouse Volvo is located in Chelmsford, Essex. Contact us over the phone or through our online enquiry form if you have any questions about the Volvo brand, or the V40 itself. We have a range of offers on Finance including 0% Hire Purchase, Personal Contract Plans and Contract Hire. Visit us to see our wide range of available Volvo vehicles, and you can arrange a test drive in any of our stocked cars.