2022 Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Specifications

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About the 2022 Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD)

The 2022 Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) is a front-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/03/2021 classified as a 536 MY22. The XC40 is regarded as a small SUV built in Sweden with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at $66,300.

The XC40 is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 1.5L TURBO 3 engine that has 132 kW of power (at 5800 rpm) and 265 Nm of torque (at 1500 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Dual Clutch. VOLVO claims the XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) uses 2.2L/100km of Premium Unleaded-Electric Hybrid in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 50g of CO2. It has a 48L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 2182km per full tank.

The XC40 measures 1658mm (65.3 inches) in height, 4425mm (174.2 inches) in length, 1910mm (75.2 inches) in width with a 2702mm (106.4 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1712kg (3774.3 lbs) of unladen weight. The XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) comes standard with 245/45 R20 front tyres and 245/45 R20 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2022 Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) has a 211mm ground clearance with a 1800kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Centre A-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to YV1XZBBAFL2123456.


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Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Details
Used Price From Dealer$66,300
Trade-In Value$57,700
Series536 MY22
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/03/2021
Discontinued date30/06/2022
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationPass Side Centre A-Pillar
VIN ExampleYV1XZBBAFL2123456
Country of originSweden
SegmentSmall SUV
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Engine Specifications
Size1477cc, 1.5L
Power @ RPM 132kW @ 5800rpm (177.0 hp)
Torque @ RPM265Nm @ 1500rpm (195.4 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged three-cylinder
Number of Valves12
Euro RatingEURO 6b
Compression ratio10.5
Power/weight ratio77.1kw/tonne
Bore/stroke82mm × 93.2mm (3.2in × 3.7in)
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Dual Clutch
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Turning circle11.4m (37.4 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size245/45 R20 - 8Jx20
Rear tyre & wheel size245/45 R20 - 8Jx20
Front suspension typeIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity48L
Fuel consumption (combined average)2.2L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)6.1L / 100km
Vehicle range2181.8km (1355.7 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6b
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)50g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)139g / 100km
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Dimensions
Length4425mm (174.2 inches)
Width1910mm (75.2 inches)
Height1658mm (65.3 inches)
Wheelbase2702mm (106.4 inches)
Front track1601mm (63.0 inches)
Rear track1626mm (64.0 inches)
Ground clearance211mm (8.3 inches)
Unladen weight1712kg (3774.3 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2290kg (5048.6 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity1800kg (3968.3 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volvo XC40 RECHARGE PHEV (FWD) Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Second Row Seats- Manual Release
  • 2 Stage Locking - Safe Function
  • 302mm Rear Brakes
  • 345mm Front Brakes
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Automatically Activated Hazard Lights
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag - Knee Driver
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Automatic Climate Control Filtered
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Alarm without Blocked Lock Mode
  • Alarm Logic Base
  • Alarm with Interior Movement Sensor
  • Air Quality Sensor
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Android Auto
  • 20 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Bag Hooks
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Black Exterior Mirrors
  • Black Painted Roof
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Curtain Airbags
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Coat Hanger Hook/s
  • Central Locking Interior Switch
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Central Locking Remote Control - Leather Clad
  • CleanZone
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Cushion Extension
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Driver Seat Storage Drawer
  • Display Screen 12.3 Inch
  • Door Sill Finishers - Embossed/Personalised
  • Driver Seat Height Adjustable
  • Dynamic Chassis
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming
  • Extra USB Socket/s
  • Front Centre Armrest
  • Forward Collision Mitigation
  • Front Cross Traffic Alert
  • Fog Lights - Front with Cornering Function
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Fuel Filler Flap Lock/Unlock by Remote
  • Gloss Black Window Trim Strips
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Headrests Rear
  • Humidity Sensor
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Hidden Tailpipes
  • High Voltage Coolant Heater
  • Hybrid Drive System
  • Interior Carpeted
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Vehicle Jack
  • Keyless Entry
  • Leather Accented Steering Wheel
  • Lockable Cooled Glovebox
  • Lights on Exterior Door Handles
  • LED Headlights
  • LED Cornering Lights
  • Leather Gear Knob
  • Lithium-ion Battery
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Luggage Retention Strap
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Park Assist Front & Rear
  • Power Child Locks
  • Personal Profile
  • Power front seat Driver/memory
  • Power front seat Passenger
  • Scuff Plate - Loadspace
  • Power Lumbar Support Driver 4-way
  • Power Lumbar Support Passenger 4-way
  • Professional Navigation System
  • Preventilation/Prolonged Heating - Engine Shut Off
  • Powered Panoramic Sunroof
  • Power Steering
  • Passenger Seat Height Adjustable
  • Power Tailgate
  • Private Locking
  • Rain Sensor
  • Rear Collision Mitigation
  • R-Design Grille
  • R-Design Pedals
  • Roof Rails - Black Finish
  • Roof Rails - Gloss Finish
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Retractable Rear View Mirrors
  • Road Sign Assist
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror - Auto Dimming
  • Side Airbags
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Rear Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Special Identifying Badging
  • Skid Plates - Gloss
  • Skid Plates - Black - Front
  • Skid Plates - Black - Rear
  • Smartphone Pack
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Premium Sound System
  • Sports Steering Wheel - Leather
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Steering Wheel Inlays
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Tempered Glass Side & Rear Windows
  • Ticket Holder A-pillar
  • Traffic Jam Assist
  • Trailer Module Preparation
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Touchscreen 9 inch
  • USB Input Socket
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Wireless Phone Charge
  • Whiplash Protection System
  • Warning Triangle
Optional Features
  • 21 Inch Alloy Wheels - $3,700
  • Climate Pack - $750
  • Heated Front Seats - $550
  • Heated Rear Seats - $380
  • Heated Steering Wheel - $380
  • Headlight Washer System - $120
  • Load Protection Net - $100
  • Metallic Paint - $1,150
  • Park Assist Pilot - $650
  • Pearl Effect Paint - $1,150
  • Power Folding Headrest - Rear - $300
  • Power Seats Package - $280
  • Surround Camera System - $1,000