Volvo 40.1 Concept
He launch of a new model to the market tends to be a event very important for any brand of cars, however in the signature Swedish, Volvo, are living with much enthusiasm the arrival of its last models. The reaction is logical and normal, since for a while their models not just attract the audience they wanted and since the launch of the latest generation of the XC90 SUV they have managed to be at the height of the best premium brands.
However this model not has been rather than the spearhead of what we expected since them S90 and V90 have confirmed that them darts of Volvo van direct to the heart of the “three maria´s” (Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz). The next model which will see the light is the new compact SUV XC40 and is precisely that several photographers have caught spy making the test of validation by snowy areas with extreme climates.
Volvo 40.1 Concept
The medium that has made these photos public is Auto Express and as the model can see has a fairly consistent camouflage coating. However, this does not prevents us from seeing its basic design lines and perhaps as it seems to you very much resemble the concept 40.1 who presented the signing in May of last year. In addition, maintain as a sign of identity a profile very similar to the one that has the XC90 and which will also replicate surely the new generation of the XC60.
All this will come, as we all know, seasoned by the new modular platform for small and medium-sized Volvo vehicles. The CMA will make of this SUV a vehicle very modular because will allow that monte mechanical of gasoline and diesel (all of four cylinders) as well as new systems hybrid and even some version electric. In addition, it should not be forgotten that also feature front axle or four-wheel driveoptions.
Finally we have to remember that Volvo XC40 will give life to the first model of the new signature Lynk & Co. If everything is going as they planned, the firms premium will have to put the batteries, because Volvo is willing to go for.
Source – Auto Express