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Volvo XC40 facelift to launch on September 21 | Autocar India

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The facelifted Volvo XC40 will get a mild-hybrid powertrain.

Volvo is all set to launch the XC40 facelift within the Indian market on September 21. This mid-lifecycle replace will see the addition of a mild-hybrid know-how. Aside from this, the XC40 facelift additionally will get exterior tweaks, extra paint choices and extra tools. 

  • Volvo XC40 facelift to return with new mild-hybrid powertrain 
  • Will get beauty modifications and extra tools 

Volvo XC40 facelift: what’s new? 

The massive change will probably be underneath the hood – a brand new 197hp, 2.0-litre turbo-petrol mild-hybrid engine. Put up the XC40 facelift’s launch, the whole ICE-powered Volvo vary, barring the S60 sedan, will get the mild-hybrid know-how. 

With the facelift, the XC40 will get sharper headlamps, reprofiled entrance bumpers and new exterior color choices. Apparently, we already know what the mannequin will appear to be, as this facelift was first launched in India with the lately launched all-electric XC40 Recharge. Along with the outside tweaks, Volvo is more likely to provide new paint choices and extra tools with the facelift. 

Volvo XC40 facelift: rivals 

When launched, the XC40 will tackle different premium entry-level SUVs just like the Mercedes-Benz GLA and the newly launched Audi Q3. It additionally takes on the BMW X1 that’s on sale in India, however a new-generation mannequin will come subsequent yr. 

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