Volvo XC40

Volvo XC40 is luxury compact SUV with T4 R-DESIGN engine launched back in July 2018. Currently the Ex-Showroom Price is ₹39,90,000 but with the OCT 2020 offer as mentioned on their website the XC40 is at an Ex-Showroom price of ₹36,90,000 with Complimentary accessories worth Rs 1 lakh.

Obviously, the offer does carry a warning that you should also be aware of as follows: –

* Limited Period Offer till stocks last. Prices are indicative Ex-showroom prices excluding registration and insurance costs. Contact KIFS Volvo Cars for more details.

That’s a decent ₹4lac discount available on the XC40 considering the complete offer in monetary value. The XC40 has been the most expensive luxury SUV in its segment and has always topped the charts with its price. However, with the offer it has taken a leap down below and sits in par with its competitors. Here’s a list of Compact Luxury SUV available in the market with their starting price without and car discounts and festive offers.

  1. Volvo XC40 ₹39,90,000
  2. BMW X1 ₹35,90,000
  3. Audi Q2 ₹34,99,000
  4. Mercedes-Benz GLA ₹32,33,000

It’s a thumb rule that if vehicle safety features are your priority then no doubts it’s a Volvo that you should opt for. Here’s some of the unique safety features only available in an Volvo.

Oncoming Mitigation by Braking

What this does is that it detects Vehicles approaching or coming towards you in your lane. Let us know if you own a Volvo XC40 and if this feature in India is a blessing or a curse.

Oncoming Mitigation by Braking

Oncoming Lane Mitigation

It’s a safety feature that works in continuity to the above Oncoming Mitigation by Braking. When you notice a car approaching you in your lane and in opposite direction, it would be a natural human tendency to steer the car away either on the left or right. In a Volvo the Oncoming Lane Mitigation does this for you with the use of automatic steering assistance. Not only that but later after the possible collision is avoided it also brings the car back in the lane.

Oncoming Lane Mitigation

Run-off Road Mitigation

In case you mistakenly started sliding outside the road, “Run-off”, the car while detect the same, alert you, apply brakes and then also helps you by steering input and getting you back on the road.

Run-off Road Mitigation

Lane Keeping Aid and Lane Departure Warning

This is an active safety feature and is an standard feature on all Volvo cars. It monitors the road ahead and helps you keep your car in your lane. In case you changing the lane unintentionally, the same is detected by the car and alerts you immediately. After which it also detects your car position in the new lane and if the car is not correctly positioned, it will signal the driver through minor vibrations in the steering and assist you to maintain your position in the lane.

Lane Keeping Aid and Lane Departure
Warning

Do note that the Safety information has been interpreted and not described as exactly mentioned in the brochure found here – https://kifsvolvocars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Volvo-XC40.pdf

Images are also sourced from the website and the Volvo XC40 brochure found on the following url – https://kifsvolvocars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Volvo-XC40.pdf

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