The 2016 Volvo V40 is a 5-doors, small family car, which was presented first time at the Geneva Motor Show 2012. The Volvo V40 has been on sale in Europe since May 2012 and in the UK since August 2012. The Volvo V40 was designed by American Chris Benjamin and Volvo developed is the last to be manufactured by British designer Peter Horbury. After the mother Geely Volvo, is based on the Ford C1 platform changed that was the Volvo C30, S40, V50 and C70 used with modifications to the electric power steering, and the revised spring and damper settings.
2016 Volvo V40 Engine
The 2016 Volvo V40 models come with 2 engines, a 1.6-liter EcoBoost I4 generating 150 and 180 horsepower, depending on specs and a 2.5-liter I5 Volvo B525 produces 254 hp and 2 diesel engines 1.6-liter engine of PSA Peugeot Citroen / Ford Duratorq that produces 115 hp and emits only 94 g / km CO2, and a 2.0-liter diesel engine Volvo I5 in two versions, 150 hp and 177 hp. In some countries, used the V40 T5 a 2.0-liter I5 (of B5204T9) produces 213 hp @ 6000 rpm and 300 nm from 2.700 to 5.000 rpm.
From 2014 Volvo model has started fitting engines Drive-E (VEA) manufactured diesel and petrol internal V40. In January 2015, the engines in the Volvo V40 D4 and 2016 Volvo V40 T5 (replacing gasoline T5 5-cylinder). Also available is the IntelliSafe pre-crash safety system.
2016 Volvo V40 Cross Country
Cross Country is a version of the 2016 Volvo V40 with body armor plates, larger wheels and tires along with increased ground clearance. The T5 petrol variant has all-wheel drive with Hill Descent Control. The Volvo V40 Cross Country is with more powerful engines than the regular Volvo V40launched the V40 Cross Country India in June 2013.
2016 Volvo V40 T5 Drive-E, D4 Drive-E
The 2014 Volvo has equipped the new engines manufactured in-house drive-E (VEA) on some models in the V40 range, and is available in both the V40 and V40 Cross Country organs comprises D4 Drive-E is a bi-turbo 4-cylinder diesel engine with 190 PS (140 kW, 187 PS) and 400 Nm, a six-speed manual for better fuel economy is matched, the feedback pressure of the injection valve, reducing friction and an intelligent valve solution on the cooling system for a temperature rise phase more quickly after a cold start.
The Volvo V40T5 E-Drive adds 4-cylinder turbo petrol rated 243 PS (179 kW, 240 hp) and 350 Nm, with an auto transmission. The 2016 Volvo V40 new engines replace older engines but the same brand 5-cylinder.