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Info & specs

Volvo XC40

Volvo XC40 side view
Volvo XC40 angular front perspective
Volvo XC40 angular rear perspective

Overview of the Volvo XC40

Learn about the Volvo XC40


The Volvo XC40 ranks high in the luxury SUV class. The impressive engine options, fun styling and value mean that the Volvo XC40 is a great entry-level luxury vehicle.

If you want to make a statement, the Volvo XC40 will help you do it! The powerful engine and Swedish-inspired interior mean that, whether solo or with friends and family, you will be driving in style. You are closer to that ride than ever before, with the Volvo XC40 being one of the most affordable options within the market.

Pros and cons of the Volvo XC40

  • Powerful engine options
  • Quality interior
  • Comfortable seating
  • Smaller cargo capacity
  • Challenging touchscreen interface
  • Rear bench can be uncomfortable for taller people
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Volvo XC40

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6 - 7Number of airbags depend on trim choice.

Specifications of the Volvo XC40

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas or Electric
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption10.2 - 10.7 L/100km
  • Highway consumption7.5 - 7.7 L/100km
  • Width1863 mm
  • Length4425 mm
  • Trunk space479 - 586 L
  • Cargo space1308 - 1336 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Volvo XC40

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Volvo XC40 2019 - present is available in 5 trims:

Recharge trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Volvo XC40

Dimensions of the Volvo XC40

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20211652 mm1863 mm4425 mm
20201652 mm1863 mm4425 mm
20191652 mm1863 mm4425 mm

Towing capacity of the Volvo XC40

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
Exact values depend on trim choices.
2021748 kg1588 kg
2020748 kg1588 kg
20191588 kg