2021 Volvo XC40

2021 Volvo XC40: Features, Trim Options, Release Date

If you're searching for an SUV that can be refined or playful, depending on the occasion and the company you keep, the 2021 Volvo XC40 may be the ideal choice for you. This compact five-passenger model brings first-class upgrades for the 2021 model year, including an all-electric powertrain option, newly standard safety systems, and improved convenience and infotainment amenities. For the full details, explore the following research guide put together by the McLaughlin Volvo Cars team.

If you're ready to take the 2021 Volvo XC40 for a test drive, have a look at our inventory in Moline, IL, then consider our current XC40 offer. Should you have any questions, please reach out to one of our representatives by phone at (866) 982-1024.

A red 2021 Volvo XC40 R-Design

2021 Volvo XC40
Trim Options

  • The 2021 Volvo XC40 Momentum is a well-equipped SUV with leather upholstery and a plethora of included safety systems.
  • If you crave handsome black trim and sporty handling, the 2021 Volvo XC40 R-Design was crafted with you in mind.
  • The 2021 Volvo XC40 Inscription indulges in the most luxurious accommodations available in this lineup by adding first-class additions like a crystal shift knob and driftwood inlays.
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2021 Volvo XC40 side shot

2021 Volvo XC40
Exterior Design

Grace your driveway or parking spot with the presence of the angular 2021 Volvo XC40. The high-pressure headlight cleaning system will ensure that your LED Thor's Hammer headlights remain clear and unclouded for miles to come. Explore the following list for additional 2021 Volvo XC40 exterior features.

  • Contrasting white or black roof
  • Power tailgate
  • LED fog lights
  • Power-folding, auto-dimming side mirrors
  • High-pressure headlight cleaning
  • LED Thor's Hammer headlights
2021 Volvo XC40 interior

2021 Volvo XC40
Interior Comfort

Align the comfort of yourself and your passengers when you and your crew slide into the 2021 Volvo XC40. The available Harman Kardon® audio system is a quality sound system designed to uplift your favorite musicians. Explore additional luxury XC40 interior comfort and technology features below.

  • Wireless charging
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • 9-in. Sensus touchscreen
    • Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto™
    • Spotify
    • Pandora
    • Baidu
    • TuneIn
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Standard leather upholstery
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Crystal gearshift knob
  • Two USB-A ports for front
  • Two USB-C ports for rear
  • Driftwood inlays
  • Harman Kardon audio system
2021 Volvo XC40 exterior

2021 Volvo XC40
Powertrain Options

The three available 2021 Volvo XC40 powertrain options are tough and playful in equal degrees. The all-new pure electric Recharge powertrain is expected to reach a range of over 200 miles per charge. The gas-powered T4 and T5 engines have the option of either eight-speed automatic transmission or six-speed manual transmission. Read the following table for details on the 2021 Volvo XC40 powertrains.

2021 Volvo XC40 Powertrain

Performance Specs

T4 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder

  • 187 HP
  • 221 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 23 city/32 hwy MPG
  • FWD

T5 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder

  • 248 HP
  • 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 22 city/30 hwy MPG
  • AWD


  • Estimated 402 HP
  • Range estimated over 200 miles per charge
  • 80-percent battery charge in 40 minutes
  • All-electric
  • AWD

2021 Volvo XC40
Safety & Driver Aassistance

Keep those who matter most to you safe and secure when you choose a 2021 Volvo XC40. Features previously only available with optional upgrades are now standard on even the base trim package, including: a blind spot monitor with cross traffic alert, programmable Care Key for teen drivers, and Connected Safety with a slippery road and hazard light alert. The following list showcases additional XC40 safety features.

  • Pilot Assist
  • City Safety with automatic braking and collision avoidance
  • Road-off Road protection and mitigation
  • 360-degree camera
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Volvo On Call app with car-sharing functionality
  • 12.3-in. digital driver information display
  • Lane keep assist
  • Road sign recognition
  • Blind spot monitor with cross traffic alert
  • Programmable Care Key
  • Connected Safety with slippery road and hazard light alert
2021 Volvo XC40 front view

2021 Volvo XC40
Release Date

The gas-powered 2021 Volvo XC40 models are expected to be released in Fall 2020. The highly-anticipated all-electric 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge is expected to arrive at dealerships in late 2020 or early 2021. For the latest updates on the 2021 XC40, please reach out to the team at McLaughlin Volvo Cars in Moline, IL, by phone at (866) 982-1024.

2020 Volvo XC40 - Changes, Specs, & Offers

All-new Volvo XC40 in Moline, IL

Every detail counts in a premium crossover SUV such as the all-new Volvo XC40. With an assertive but elegant update, the 2020 Volvo XC40 changes will have you intrigued. The following guide highlights what you can expect from the latest XC40 model.

If you've determined that you would like to give this brand-new Volvo SUV a try, investigate our new Inventory in Moline, IL, then pair your preference with a XC40 offer. If you would like further information about the 2020 XC40, you may call a McLaughlin Volvo Cars representative at (866) 982-1024 or use our online form.

Model Highlights

Experience true Scandinavian style when you select a 2020 XC40. Some of the key features of this Volvo SUV include a lane keeping aid certain to assist you on highway journeys, seating for five, and supple leather upholstery designed for complete comfort.



Grey 2020 Volvo XC40 Momentum

Starting at $34,345 MSRP*


Red 2020 Volvo XC40 R-Design

Starting at $39,950 MSRP*


White 2020 Volvo XC40 Inscription

Starting at $40,450 MSRP*

*MSRP based on volvocars.com figures provided

XC40 Trim Levels


A sophisticated interior embellished with subtle touches greets every driver and passenger who enters the 2020 Volvo XC40. Driftwood inlays give this SUV just the right touch of originality, while the leather steering wheel provides a soft texture to grip. The front seat cushion extensions offer extra comfort for those with longer legs.

New Volvo XC40 interior features


248 HP

258 lb.-ft. of torque

Boost your life's drive with a 2.0L in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine under the hood of the new Volvo XC40. Your performance specifications will be uplifted when you choose an all-wheel drive, which delivers 248 HP and 258 lb.-ft. of torque.


Volvo has taken the time to ensure that you feel serenity every time you leave your driveway. SIPS™ Side Impact Protection System and WHIPS™ Whiplash Protection System were both created to ensure that your most precious cargo is protected at all times.

New Volvo XC40 safety features

Audio & Technology

Technologically savvy drivers and passengers appreciate an SUV with up-to-date amenities, which the all-new XC40 provides. Among the most innovative features include a high performance audio system with eight speakers, perfect for listening to your favorite audiobook or musician. The driver will appreciate the 12.3-in. digital driver display, which makes everything you need easily accessible.

2020 Volvo XC40 Special Offers

VolvoXC40 Lease Deal

Are you fascinated by the 2020 Volvo XC40 and looking to slide into one yourself? Look no further than our new inventory located in Moline, IL, and XC40 incentives offered by McLaughlin Volvo Cars. Interested in more details about the latest Volvo has to offer? You can contact one of our product specialists either through our contact form or by phone at (866) 982-1024.

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