Volvo XC40

Price $39,750 – $55,000
Fuel consumption < 10.7 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
The XC40 is available with a 188-horsepower, turbocharged four-cylinder engine in its base trim, while the others rely on the 244-horsepower powertrain. While the R-Design adopts a sportier character, the Inscription variant is the most luxurious with wood trim, a panoramic sunroof, leather upholstery and, optionally, advanced safety driving aids, a heated steering wheel and a power-operated tailgate. A fully electric XC40 is also on its way.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 80%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 4/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 9/10

What's new in 2020



  • Appreciable interior fit and finish


  • Seat cushions too short