Prices and specification of the all-new Volvo S40 saloon are now available, and offer great value and desirability thanks to its high specification and modern, unique design.

All-New Volvo S40 prices (on the road)
All-New S40 S SE
1.8 125 bhp £16,113 £18,363
2.4i 170 bhp £18,613 £20,863
T5 220 bhp - £23,763
2.0D 136 bhp £17,388 £19,638
Standard specification for S and SE models includes
ECC (Electronic Climate Control) Leather upholstery
DSTC (Dynamic Stability & Traction Control) 17in alloy wheels
16in alloy wheels Inlays – Aluminium, Wood or Iced Aqua
Radio/CD 6 x CD/8 speakers/4x40W amplifier
Electric windows front and rear Steering wheel audio controls
Electric and heated door mirrors Autodimming rear view mirror
Alarm/immobiliser Rain sensor
Remote unlocking Cruise control
Height/ reach adjustable steering wheel Front fog lights
Driver and passenger airbags Trip computer
Inflatable Curtain Body colour side mouldings
SIPS (Side Impact Protection System)  
IDIS (Intelligent Driver Information System)  
The addition of Electronic Climate Control, DSTC (Dynamic Stability and Traction Control), EBA (Emergency Brake Assist) and larger, 16in alloy wheels for 'S' models is worth at least £1,500, yet prices increase by just £600 for the 1.8 S, for instance.

The more luxurious ‘SE’ specification (S price plus £2250), offers leather upholstery, cruise control and a trip computer as standard, plus a choice of cool aluminium, transparent ‘Iced Aqua’ or wood-effect finishes for the Volvo S40’s unique, ultra-thin centre dashboard stack. In addition, the SE gains new features of steering wheel audio controls, an upgraded six CD audio system, and larger, 17in alloys.

Bi-xenon headlights, satellite navigation, automatic transmission, plus the new option of an integrated telephone, are among an array of tempting options available for the new Volvo S40 saloon. Volvo has conveniently grouped some popular options together for better value in Winter, Convenience or Family packs.

Customers can place orders for the all-new Volvo S40 from today, and first deliveries are expected from March 2004. Models will be on display in dealer showrooms from late-February next year.

Published : 18/12/03 Author : Melanie Carter

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