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Volvo V40 to feature world-first pedestrian airbag

An external airbag designed to protect pedestrians is just one of the new safety features that promises to make the all-new Volvo V40 the safest hatchback in history. Due in Australia either late in 2012 or early in 2013, Volvo’s Pedestrian Airbag Technology will be a standard feature across the local V40 range...

Volvo V40 targets VW Golf and luxury hatchbacks

The new Volvo V40 is set to become one of the Swedish brand’s best-selling models as it chases a slice of the ever-expanding premium hatchback market. Volvo's new five-door has made its debut at the 2012 Geneva motor show, with the company stating its clear intent to challenge the Volkswagen Golf, BMW 1-Series, Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz A-Class...

Volvo V40: official pictures of new premium hatchback

The new Volvo V40 has been revealed in official pictures, confirming leaked images of the Swedish brand’s new rival for the Audi A3, BMW 1-Series, Mercedes-Benz A-Class and Volkswagen Golf. Volvo says the new Volvo V40 will account for about 90,000 annual sales, with Europe taking 85 per cent of production...

Volvo V40 interior revealed

The interior of the all-new Volvo V40 has been revealed just days out from the highly anticipated premium hatchback’s world premiere at the Geneva motor show. The leaked images reveal an attractive, modern cabin that combines traditional Volvo design elements with futuristic displays and high quality materials...

Volvo V40 exposed in detailed images

Official images of the Volvo V40 have surfaced online, finally giving us a clean look at the new compact hatch after a string of teasers and blurry leaked images. Showing a clear relationship with Volvo's current crop of vehicle designs, the new V40 features clean, flowing styling in five-door hatch form, with hints of aggression around the lower front end and at the rear...

Volvo V40: Small hatchback leaked

The first undisguised images of the Volvo V40 have appeared in a Swedish magazine less than three weeks out from the crucial compact hatch’s world premiere at the 2012 Geneva motor show. The domestic edition of Auto Motor und Sport got its hands on images revealing the car’s exterior styling, including the elegant new take on the Volvo family face and shapely rear end...

Volvo V40 name confirmed for new small hatch

Volvo has confirmed its all-new Volkswagen Golf-fighting premium small car will be called the Volvo V40. The revelation came as Volvo launched a countdown to the car’s unveiling at next month’s Geneva motor show, which will take place in 21 days’ time...

Volvo V40 Spy Photos

More photos of Volvo's V40 have been taken by our spy photographers today, hinting at what may be one of Volvo's most important models in the future. The new Volvo V40 is expected to act as a replacement for the current S40 and V50. It will go head to head with models such as the Audi A3 and BMW 1 Series and likely sell alongside the current C30...

Volvo V40 five-door hatch in Australia by early 2013

An official teaser image of Volvo’s next-generation small car – believed to be called the Volvo V40 – has leaked online. The conventionally styled five-door hatchback is not due to be officially unveiled until the 2012 Geneva motor show in March...