Volvo V40 hatchback launched in India at Rs 24.75 Lakhs
Swedish automaker Volvo, has introduced a new hatchback car today which could rival Mercedes Benz A-class. Dubbed as Volvo V40 hatchback, it is a CBU(Completely built unit) car imported to India. In India, Volvo V40 would be offered in 2 new trims, Kinetic and R-Design. Volvo V40 Kinetic has been priced at Rs 24.75 lakh rupees while the R-Design of Volvo V40 has been priced at Rs 27.7 lakh rupees (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Volvo V40 hatchback specifications
Talking about the specs, the imported Volvo V40 hatchback would powered by the diesel engine which is present in Cross Country. It is a 2.0 litre D3 diesel 4 cylinder engine which generates a peak power of 152 PS at 3,750 rpm and a maximum torque of 350 Nm at 1700 to 3000 rpm. The engine of new Volvo V40 transmits the power to front wheels via a 6-speed automatic transmission. The mileage of Volvo V40 is expected to be at 16.8 Kms per litre.
While the Volvo V40 Cross Country is available with a T4 petrol engine since April 2015, the V40 hatchback is not. V40 hatchback shall only get a diesel engine as of now. The petrol variant of Volvo V40 is expected to be launched in future.
When it comes to design of the car, the basic construction in the Volvo V40 hatchback and V40 Cross Country remains the same. You can find the Difference when it comes to external styling of the car. Volvo 40 hatchback is much sleeker as well as more elegant when compared to Volvo’s robust and aggressive Cross Country.
Volvo V40 Hatchback Price
The Kinetic variant of Volvo V40 hatchback has been priced at 24.75 lakh INR. The R-Design varaint of Volvo V40 hatchback has been priced at Rs 27.7 lakh INR (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Mr Tom von Bonsdorff who is the new Managing Director of Volvo Auto India was present during the launch of new Volvo V40 hatchback today in Hyderabad.