Volvo V40 2013 first look caught on camera

The Swedish Car Maker -Volvo is doing a lot  in making the new 2013 Volvo V40 to be in a race with other rivalries like VW Golf R and Audi RS3  in Europe market.

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2013 Volvo V40 Right Side View

Checkout the latest video of 2013 Volvo V40 :

Car Performance and Engine :

The turbo petrol five-cylinder engine is quite powerful to generate  254 horsepower easily.

The diesel  1600 cc engine is more enhanced  than previous one.

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2013 Volvo V40 Rear Side View

It can touch 0 to 100 km / h in just 6.7 seconds.

A CO2 emissions of 94 gram/kilometer, until it goes back to T5 5-cylinder petrol engine.

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2013 Volvo V40 Front Side View

Every model of V40, has a Stop & Start system.

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2013 Volvo V40 Top Side View

Car Production :

It is manufactured in Ghent in Belgium.

Volvo estimated to sell 90,000 units of the V40 each year.

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2013 Volvo V40 Left Side View

Volvo V40 production will start in May 2012.

Volvo V40 is most favorite car in Europe

Car Interiors :

Good space  in rear beyond anything the C30 could give – 11.8 cu/ft.  A nice total room space of 51.0 cu/ft inside by flipping down the fold-flat rear seat-backs and push forward the front passenger seat.

The luxury include inside are

-  4 knobs for audio and climate control supervision

-   A new fresh look on the dashboard.

-   Various display formats in main instruments

- one is green for Eco mode ,

- one is a suave brown for Elegance with the temperature indicator changing to a fuel efficiency gauge

- one is with big center speedometer, showing hot red for Performance close changing to the tachometer

- one is a right-side gearshift indicator changing to a power meter

-  One thing that V40 is not offering is the Sports Steering wheel with paddles

Car Safety Features :

Volvo V40 provides enhanced automatic braking system to prevent from any type of collisions.

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2013 Volvo V40 Left Side Top View

The  world’s  first innovating car’s safety to pedastrian is the exterior pedestrian airbag which is offered by Volvo V40.

The 7 motion sensors in the front bumper is informing the on-board ECU to decide whether or not a situation demands the release of  exterior pedestrian airbag .

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On ejection , the hood pops up near the windscreen to assist front end deformation and lessen the impact of the pedestrian’s body colliding the hood surface.