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SPIED: Volvo XC40

2012-06-22 10:01

SPOTTED IN SWEDEN: The XC40 will make its global debut at the 2012 Paris auto show in September

Volvo’s upcoming crossover was spotted undergoing testing in Sweden.

The new XC40 has increased ride height over the new V40. The model uses protective plastic elements for the body, aluminium details, as well as a new front bumper which suggest an assertive design.

Under the hood, petrol fans will be able to choose from outputs ranging from 110kW to 183kW. Diesel engine outputs range from 84kW to 130kW.

Volvo should introduce the new XC40 at the Paris auto show in September, 2012.

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