Volvo S40

2010 Volvo S40 | new car review

The S40 is a mid-size sedan based on the same platform as the Ford Focus and the Mazda3, but is positioned as a more premium, luxury car than its siblings.…

2009 Volvo S40 | new car review

2009 Volvo S40   There are some rather cunning design features behind the Volvo S40, making it look a whole lot different, and bigger, than the other cars that it shares its basic platform with. Owned by Ford, the Volvo car shares, as a cost-saving exercise, the same chassis as…

2008 Volvo S40 | new car review

Still only in its second generation, the Volvo S40 has already won many accolades around the globe. While all this is fine for world markets, in the Middle East it comes up against the 3 Series, C-Class and A4, making life that much tougher as brand perceptions and loyalty rank…

2007 Volvo S40 | new car review

The Volvo S40 was launched in autumn 2003 as a somewhat larger sedan evolution of its Dutch-built predecessor. The design language and the specification level harmonised more closely with the larger Volvo S60. The aim was to give customers large-car properties in a compact format and with clearly sporty overtones.…