Volvo V40 T5 R-Design: the compact and powerful, the alternative to the BMW 1-Series and the Mercedes A-Class, that perhaps you had not valued

If we think compact powerful surely appear in our mind models such as the Honda Civic Type R, the SEAT Leon Cupra or Ford Focus RS, but did you know that Volvo has its own compact sports? With the Volvo V40 and the engine T5 you have a configuration served well of power that perhaps you had not reviewed.

you will recognize It by its bumper and tires, both specific:

Volvo V40 T5 account under the hood with a mechanics of 2 litres cubicaje that develops 245 horses and has a torque of 350 Nm, being this power that is delivered to the front axle and counting for transmission with a gearbox 8-speed automatic.

To reinforce the facet sports of this Volvo V40 we can go to a finish R-Design that offers us a few bumpers look more sporty, a few new outlets for the exhaust, wheels specific and a whole series of details in your interior with the seal R-Design, such as floor mats, pedals or the steering wheel, in addition to a good complement of equipment in which there is no lack of climate control, cruise control, upholstery leather, rain sensor…

The Volvo V40 with the engine T5 245 horses finish and R-Design has a price starting 39.725 euros, a price that places it at the height of a SEAT Leon Cupra yes, being the Volvo less prestacional, but more “premium”.

For this price (and going to the premium) you can buy a BMW 125i of 218 horses.