|Technology:||Petrol and Diesel|
|Launch Date:||August 2012|
The V40 will be an all-new premium hatchback from Volvo, with CO2 emissions from just 94 g/km and a combined fuel economy figure of around 80 mpg. All engine versions will feature start-stop technology and braking energy regeneration, on both manual and automatic options.
Safety features will include the world’s first ever pedestrian airbag, pedestrian detection, auto braking and lane keeping aid with auto steering. The 94 gCO2/km version will have a top speed of up to around 120 mph, with a 0-62 mph acceleration time of 12.3 seconds. Pricing is yet to be confirmed