Some of the “firsts” for the new Volvo XC40


Published on October 9th, 2017 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez


Some of the “firsts” for the new Volvo XC40

  • First Volvo with integrated inductive charging for mobile phones
  • First Volvo with upgraded City Safety that prevents crashes at speeds up to 60 kph (up from 50 kph in 90- and 60 series models)
  • First Volvo with optional 3-D city map of Gothenburg that can be added via etched plastic inlays
  • First modern Volvo with no speakers in the front doors, leaving room for more storage

  • First Volvo in the Care By Volvo all-inclusive subscription plan
  • First Volvo to offer car-sharing option for family and friends
  • First premium compact SUV in Volvo’s 90 years of production
  • First model to use compact module architecture (CMA) co-developed with Geely

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