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The Volvo V40 R-Design

An expression that captures the essence of a sporty driving experience.

A side profile shot of a Volvo V40 R-Design

The driver’s choice

The V40 R-Design is for those that love to drive. A range of distinctive design details enhance the car’s road presence, and express its sporty character. Supportive R-Design seats and bespoke interior trim confirm that this is a car with driving appeal at its core.

R-Design trim in detail

A detail shot of the tail pipes of the Volvo V40 R-Design
Designed for the drive

Distinctive black exterior details, twin chrome tailpipes and a rear diffuser create a sporty, athletic feel.

A Volvo V40 R-Design drives around a city corner
Focused technology

The optional lowered sport chassis has been tuned for sharper handling and steering response, with less body roll through corners.

The driver's environment of the Volvo V40 R-Design
Smart comfort

Stealth Aluminium decor inlays, Charcoal headlining and seats upholstered in Nappa leather give the cabin a dynamic, technical feel.

A close-up of the alloy wheel of the Volvo V40 R-Design
Striking wheels

Unique alloy wheels are available in 17-inch, 18-inch and 19-inch sizes, giving your V40 R-Design a striking on-road presence.

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Make it yours

Create your perfect V40. Choose from a wide range of colours, specifications and accessories designed to fit your life and your style perfectly.

A parked Volvo V40 R-Design, shot from behind a plate glass window

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