The S40 and V50 have given Volvo a legitimate alternative to the less-expensive cars from other import luxury brands.We'd go so far as to call these small Volvos sport sedans (or wagons, as the case may be), and with substantial improvements for 2008, the S40 and V50 are better than ever.Changes…

2011 Volvo S40 - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (T5)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (T5)
2.5L I-5
21 City / 30 HWY
2011 Volvo S40 - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (T5 R-Design)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (T5 R-Design)
2.5L I-5
21 City / 30 HWY
A first look at the Volvo XC40 interior

Our spy photographer got the first photos of the interior of the all-new XC40.
US debut for Volvo compact crossover three years away

Volvo plans to launch a compact crossover in the US in about three years, and the CUV likely uses the company's new Compact Modular Architecture. The S40 sedan and V40 wagon should arrive here, too.
Volvo aligning model range into three families

Product Plan Includes Cross Country Models, But No Coupes

Things have been slow in Gothenburg the past few years, but they're picking up speed. The only new model Volvo has released in the past four years since it was taken over by Geely – that being the V40 introduced in 2012 – started its development when the company was still under Ford's umbrella. But now the Swedish automaker is preparing to launch a volley of new models, and the new XC90 is only the starting point.

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2004 Volvo S40
$4,995 / 84,117 miles / CA
2005 Volvo S40
$5,995 / 104,955 miles / CA
2008 Volvo S40
$4,995 / 140,000 miles / CA
Video: Suzuki pits Kizashi against unlikely competitors

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Volvo recalls four models over potential power seat flaw

Volvo is recalling a number of models due to faulty seat rails that may allow the passenger to slide the seat too far forward. According to the Swedish automaker, the mechanism was manufactured wrong, and if the passenger is seated too close to the dash, an injury may occur during an accident. According to the National Highway Transportation Administration, Volvo dealers will inspect the seat rails and fix the issue as necessary free of charge. As of right now, the company hasn't said when exact
Volvo recalling 82,000 S40 and V50 models

Volvo has announced a recall of 82,000 vehicles due to a rust problem that can lead to engine stall. The recall affects My 2004 through 2006 5-cylinder gasoline-powered S40 and V50 models. The majority of the problem cars are roaming the streets of the United States, Sweden and Germany as they are countries considered to be "corrosion markets". The issue stems from fuel pump electronics being exposed to rain, snow and road salt leading to their degradation. If excessive rust occurs it can lead t