Before 2019 the market will appear two more versions of the currently known Volvo V40 model. This slick-looking hatchback has been present in the market of Europe, unlike the S40 and XC40 models. 2019 Volvo S40 was introduced in a concept form as a sedan. It will supplemented an offer from Volvo model lineup.
First, it should be noted that the company announced this model as a global. Which should mean that it will be found and offered to the US market. After six years, Volvo will be back and most prestigious in the market with the 2019 S40 sedan and the 2019 XC40 crossover models. Next 40-series car will in many ways be different from the past. Among other things, there is a higher offer, but also significant changes in the vehicles.
2019 Volvo S40 Design
Unlike most models from Volvo, 2019 Volvo S40 will not be placed on the SPA platform. Volvo’s new Compact Modular Architecture (CMA), was created in cooperation with Geely company from China. Volvo S40 in 2019 will be underpinned with this platform.
Offer of drive units will form the turbocharged three- and four-cylinder engines. Engines with three and four cylinders will carry labels T3 and T4. As well as the rest of the model Volvo, T5 label is intended to Twin-engine plug-in hybrid models. Six-speed automatic transmission is listed as the only option for the transmission. The plug-in-hybrid models, like the Volvo S40 and XC40 SUV models will appear during 2019 in the offer.
The main competitors of 2019 Volvo S40 model are the Acura ILX, Audi A3, Lexus CT200h, Mercedes-Benz CLA-class.