The five-door, five-seater sibling to the Volvo C30 portions (as standard) front bumper sensors that catalog the physical get a message to between the car and a pedestrian. When lessen occurs, a section of the bonnet (closest to the windscreen) is released and exorbitant by the employment of the airbag. The inflated airbag covers the district beneath the stated bonnet, almost one-third of the windscreen as good as the dwindle section of the A-pillar.
The method is produced to service to lessen the severity of pedestrian injuries. Furthermore, the method is coupled amidst Pedestrian Detection technology overly can detect if a pedestrian steps out to the road in front of the car. If the driver is not able to respond in time, the car automatedly activates the brakes.
The Volvo V40 moreover characteristics updated City Safety technology, Lane Keeping Aid in haptic Automatic steering, automatic Road Sign Information, Active High Beam technology and Park Assist Pilot Cross Traffic Alert. The interior of the V40 facets a set panorama glass roof who stretches of the front windscreen to the backrest of the rear seats, interior lighting produced to produce a “theater lighting” feel, and a frameless interior rear-view mirror inspired by fresh smartphone designs.
The chassis has carried on constructued to produce “a responsive, agile and linked driving experience.” The rigid person and low core of gravity reportedly promote an alert, quick-responding character the present ponders on the driving experience, yet without compromising the comfort of the ride. The rear monotube dampers feature compression and return damping via the same valve.
This supplies shorter, quicker fluid flow, that in turn leads to this the damper responds larger number of quickly. In the Sport chassis setting, the car is fallen off 10 mm (0.4 in) contrasted investing in the Dynamic chassis. Springs and revelation absorbers own a more stern setting, resulting in a responsive force providing broad control.
The V40 as well comes on hand with a new, fully graphic instrument cluster. This active Thin Film Transistor (TFT) crystal rating offers the driver to pick between 3 graphic themes: Elegance, Eco or Performance.