Review: Volvo S40 – Generation Two.One-Two (2004-2013)

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VOLVO S40 (2004-2013)
Now sharing its platform alongside the Ford Focus and Mazda three, the S40 remains its Volvo roots. Unlike the model it replaced, it tin be had with one engine although close to T5 models arrived inwards express quantities. The railroad vehicle version is named the V50.

Years Available September 2004-April 2013
Engine 2.4 DOHC 20V I5
Horsepower 170hp @ six,000rpm
Torque 230Nm @ 4,400rpm
Fuel Type Gasoline/95 Octane
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Transmission five-Speed Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 Liters
Length four,468mm
Width ane,770mm
Height 1,452mm
Wheelbase 2,640mm
Curb Weight one,399kg
Body Style four-Door Sedan
Engine/Drive Type Front Engine/Front Wheel Drive
Seating five
Front Suspension McPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Multi Link
Front Brakes Vented Disc
Rear Brakes Solid Disc
Tires 205/55 R16
Wheels 16 Inch Alloy
Airbags half dozen
Anti-Lock Brakes Yes, With Electronic Brakeforce Distribution as well as Brake Assist
Traction/Stability Control Yes, Dynamic Stability in addition to Traction Control
Other Safety Features Rear Parking Sensors
Fog Lamps Front together with Rear
Other Exterior Features Side Mirror Signal Repeaters, Puddle Lamps
Steering Wheel Adjustment Tilt/Telescopic
Steering Wheel Material Leather
Seating Adjustment Power, Driver
Seating Material Fabric
Other Interior Features sixty/forty Fold Rear Seat, On Board Computer
Power Amenities Steering, Windows, Door Locks, Mirrors alongside Fold
Climate Control Automatic, Dual
Audio System AM/FM/half-dozen CD/MP3/WMA/AUX
Speakers viii
Steering Wheel Controls Yes, Audio
Alarm Yes
Keyless Entry Yes
NOTES Originally launched inward May 2004, actual deliveries started inward September. Folding side mirrors, MP3/WMA together with auxiliary capabilities added erstwhile in 2009.
RIVALS Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Honda Accord, Mazda 6, Mercedes Benz C Class, Mitsubishi Galant, Toyota Camry


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