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2011 Volvo S40

At a Glance

Pricing $27,750 - $31,350
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.5l I5 T
Transmissions A5
Fuel Economy 21 (city), 30 (highway)

Overview Information

The Volvo S40 compact sedan competes in the entry-level luxury segment. The only available engine is a turbocharged 227-bhp 2.5L I-5 engine, coupled to a 5-speed Geartronic(R) automatic. Bi-Xenon headlights, and DVD navigation system are available.

What Changed:

Volvo has discontinued the 2.4i models for 2011. A new S40 T5 model becomes the base model. All-wheel drive and manual transmissions have also been discontinued.

Official Word:

Compact sport sedan shoppers will rejoice in the fact that every Volvo S40 for 2011 is now equipped with powerful turbocharged performance. The simplified model lineup encompasses the front-drive S40 T5 and its dynamically dashing sibling, the T5 R-Design. The former naturally aspirated base model S40 2.4i has been discontinued. Guaranteed to deliver a rush, the standard 2.5-liter five-cylinder turbocharged engine develops 227 horsepower and 236 lb.-ft. of torque in both the T5 and T5 R-Design...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
S40 T5 2.5l I5 T (227-bhp) A5 FWD 21/30/25 $27,750
S40 T5 R-Design 2.5l I5 T (227-bhp) A5 FWD 21/30/25 $31,350