New Volvo XC40 SUV for Sale in Carlsbad CA

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The Volvo XC40 is a sleek and comfortable luxury subcompact SUV with some helpful, practical features making it a formidable contender in the midsize premium SUV market. The new XC40 is offered in three trim levels, including Momentum, Inscription, and R-design trims. Volvo also introduces an all-electric variant SUV known as the XC40 Recharge Twin Pure Electric. Visit our dealership in Carlsbad, CA, to witness this Volvo Lineup.

Engine, Performance and Transmission

This year's model comes with two turbocharged four-cylinder engines, including the FWD T4 giving 184 horsepower as the base standard and the AWD T5 serving up 248 horsepower as an available option. The more powerful T5 attains 60 mph in 6.2 seconds. Eight-speed automatic transmission is standard for all trims.

The new XC40 gets an above-average fuel efficiency for the subcompact premium SUV class. The standard engine achieves an EPA-estimated 32 mpg on the highway near Oceanside, CA, and 23 mpg in the city. The optional AWD powertrain achieves 30 mpg on the highway and 22 mpg in the city.

Interior Design

Inside the XC40, contemporary Swedish flair meets fun and efficient design. With a leather upholstery finish, it seats up to five people. The upper trim level versions have a more refined design, with driftwood trimming, a crystal shift knob, textured chrome trim in place of typical wood inserts, rectilinear ventilation with chrome adjusters, and heated rear seats as an optional feature.

Passengers have comfortable space both in the front and rear as you travel through Vista, CA. The cargo space has a 20.7 cubic feet capacity which expands to 47.2 cubic feet when the rear seats get folded.

Exterior Design

This Volvo crossover lets you shine on the streets of Encinitas, CA. The entry-level XC40 comes equipped with lavish and dynamic features, including 17-inch alloys, Automatic LED headlights, Adaptive high-level LED brake lights, Rain Sensor, and automatic activating wipers. It shows off a dark grey front grille with chrome touches, an Automatic dimming interior mirror, and Active high beam DRLs among other attractive features.

Technology Features

Volvo's modern and stylish interior is complemented by a vertically oriented 9-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay, Satellite radio, HD radio, multiple USB ports, and an 8-speaker audio system, all standard.

Additional standard features include a 12.3-inch digital instrument display, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and automatic climate control to adjust to the weather conditions of Del Mar.

Other optional features include; navigation, wireless device charging, 14 speaker Premium Harman Kardon Sound system, dual-zone climate control, proximity keyless entry, panoramic sunroof, universal garage door opener, and ambient interior lighting.

Safety and Driving Assistance

Volvo offers one of the top-rated safety and driver-assist technologies in the automobile industry. Some of the features include; warning on forward Collision alerts, collision mitigation, rearview camera, lane-keeping assistance, automated emergency braking, warning on lane departure alerts, monitoring blind-spots, blind spots automated high-beam headlights, parking sensors for the rear, adaptive headlights, rear cross-traffic alert, and rain-sensing windshield wipers to ensure safety while driving in Oceanside, CA.

Other advanced optional safety features include; Automatic parking assistance, Surround-view parking system camera, pilot driving assistance, adaptive cruising control, and parking front sensors.

Get Answers to Your Frequently Asked Volvo XC40 Questions

Stumped by your Volvo XC40 research? Volvo Cars Carlsbad is here to help Vista, CA Volvo owners and potential buyers get answers to their frequently asked questions about this subcompact luxury SUV. If you're considering purchasing a new Volvo XC40, we invite you to our Volvo dealership in Carlsbad, CA for a test drive. Our Volvo Cars Carlsbad sales experts can happily answer any additional questions!

Is the Volvo XC40 Reliable?

The Volvo XC40 earned a below-average reliability rating, but this subcompact SUV is still dependable thanks to well-rounded driving dynamics and an abundance of standard safety features.

Which Luxury Compact SUV Is Better: a Volvo XC40 or XC60?

This depends on what Del Mar drivers crave. Is affordability at the top of your checklist? Go with the Volvo XC40, which has a starting MSRP that's $8,000 more affordable than the Volvo XC60, another compact SUV. The Volvo XC40 earns slightly higher fuel economy ratings of 23/32 (city/highway) miles per gallon compared to the XC60's 20/29 miles per gallon. Each Volvo SUV has a pair of turbocharged inline-4 engine options, with the XC60 offering higher horsepower and torque values. Prioritizing cargo space? The Volvo XC40 offers more storage with 20.7 cubic feet than the XC60's 17.8 cubic feet. When it comes to total cargo capacity with the entire seat area, the XC60 offers more at 63.6 cubic feet than the XC40's 47.2 cubic feet.The kicker is that the Volvo XC40 has a fully electric option, while the XC60 only offers a plug-in hybrid variant. The Volvo XC40 Recharge is Volvo's first-ever all-electric SUV.

Is a Volvo XC40 Expensive to Maintain?

According to industry averages, when it comes to luxury SUVs, the Volvo XC40 is more affordable to maintain. Like any luxury vehicle, its maintenance affordability largely depends on the ownership and level of care Oceanside, CA drivers provide it. Failure to undergo routine service and maintenance will be more expensive. The Volvo Cars Carlsbad service center is home to well-trained Volvo technicians and affordable service to keep your Volvo and your checkbook smiling.

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