Volvo C30. Model Year 2013

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Volvo C30

Model Year

29 August 2012

With the Volvo made its debut in the for two-door premium cars. The design, with two doors, individual seats, and a glass gives a young and dynamic of customers a Volvo of their

Recently, the C30 personality has been with a new, confident a bold styling kit for those who even more attitude and a new razor-sharp sports chassis.

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The Volvo C30 displays clear of other classic Volvo with a sporty pedigree, as the Volvo 1800 ES. Anyone who the acclaimed Volvo SCC (Safety Car) will recognise the and convenient glass tailgate.

The has a unique pattern with the iron mark in the centre. from the side, the pronounced housings and the sloping roof the C30 a fast silhouette that is enhanced by the markedly boat-shaped windows. This has been through the narrowing roof and the shoulders.

The shoulders at the rear are rounded and accentuated by both the lighting pattern of the tail and the glass tailgate.

The new, Rebel Blue is an addition in the programme, available on R-Design

Contrast Colour Collection

The C30 Contrast Colour Collection featuring a contrasting shade at the part of the car body – has extended with a possibility to use Bronze as the contrasting colour.

R-Design version

The C30 is also in an R-Design version featuring a front and rear. The body kit is with the rest of the body, the impression that the car has been more than the actual 10 mm in ride height. The C30 R-Design is equipped with five-spoke wheels that are the hallmark of the range.

Volvo C30 Electric up to 150 km on one charge

The Volvo C30 Electric is of Volvo Car Corporation’s ambitious strategy. It is as well-equipped, comfortable, and safe as the standard car – at the same time offering the a range of up to 150 kilometres per charge almost zero carbon emissions.

The compact electric offers 111 hp and 220 Nm of torque. The lithium-ion are recharged via a regular 230 Volts socket. The cable is plugged the car’s grille via a specially charge connector.

Deliveries of the batch of 250 cars to selected in Europe and China started the second half of 2011.

with iconic centre

The C30 has room for four adults to the two separate seats in the rear, generous head- and legroom. The seats are slightly centred to a feeling of space and a good view. It also makes between front and rear much easier.

The space the seats also makes the visually floating centre clearly visible from the through the glass tailgate.

The interior is inspired by Scandinavian design with the emphasis on surfaces, honest materials and

Guitar-inspired centre stack

ultra-thin centre stack is in a Oyster Burst Déco inspired by the surface texture of the Swedish Hagström guitars became world-famous in the hands of such as Elvis Presley in the 1950s.

The centre stack’s theme flows smoothly similar elegant soft all the way to the rear seat. The storage between the seats has also designed with the help of design tradition’s most hallmark – smart

The sliding cover over the storage compartments, in which are also two holders that secure support for large and cups, is complemented by a flexible for the driver.

Espresso/Blond interior

The C30 offers a range of interior Among other things, is a Espresso/Blond combination, consisting of a brown upper section and a fresh shade on the lower sides. The blond tone, between grey and beige, is an of Volvo’s strong Scandinavian tradition.

The Espresso/Blond interior the integration of energetic new highlight such as orange, green and in the fabrics, as well as leather in Cranberry.

Audio and information

The C30 can be equipped with Bluetooth® that enables wireless The Bluetooth connection allows phone conversations as well as streaming from a preferred enabled portable music Volvo is actually the only to offer Bluetooth music throughout the entire vehicle

The High Performance and Premium systems have a USB port, it easy to attach an iPod® or MP3 player or even a digital to the audio system.

Keep in via mobile application

A mobile that makes sure the driver can stay in touch the parked car via an iPhone or Android phone. The mobile application is an of Volvo On Call.

Owners of all new with Volvo On Call can the application that opens up a of connectivity possibilities. The mobile app is and downloaded via the iPhone and Android stores. The app is designed to offer the an intuitive, easy-to-use relationship the car from a distance.

Well-balanced and driving

Thanks to its small the Volvo C30 is very nimble to even in limited space. It is according to the same principles as the of the cars in the Volvo range.

A torsionally rigid body, a track and a relatively long all help give it responsive and driving characteristics.

The chassis, spring struts at the front and axle at the rear, is set up for controlled, driving manners and alert response. The Multilink rear is an independent rear suspension featuring a number of links and it is to offer a good combination of wheel movements and a high of ride comfort.

DSTC standard

Volvo’s DSTC (Dynamic Stability and Control) stability-enhancing system is as standard. DSTC intervenes and stabilise the car if it registers any tendency to

Optional sports chassis

The sports chassis (also together with R-Design) has modified in several areas. The is more precise owing to the of stiffer bushings. The steering is lower, giving 10 percent response to steering wheel Spring stiffness has been by no less than 30 percent in to improve the car’s poise in driving. The dampers are also and the exclusive mono-tube technology up pressure much more

The roll stabilizers are stiffer to any leaning tendency when

The new sports chassis makes the C30 a and more agile car. contact is more distinct and from the wheels is faster and promoting a more alert while driving. This is that also benefits


Transverse engines

The in the Volvo C30 are transversely installed units. Together with displacement, the five-cylinder configuration high torque across a rev band, and thus also acceleration and excellent driveability a wide speed range. engines are also available.

T5 230 hp

The Volvo C30 T5 features a turbocharger and automatic transmission or a six-speed gearbox. It produces 230 hp and 320 Nm of torque. is also a 2-litre petrol version, as well as a 2.0-litre Flexifuel variant on certain

2-litre diesel

The five-cylinder, turbodiesel is in principle the same as the well-established 2.4-litre diesel, but its has been reduced with a … to optimise fuel The engine has been optimised for low consumption and the injection system has a type of piezoelectric fuel compared with the D5 engine.

injectors minimise consumption exceptionally rapid and precise pulses under high This promotes extremely combustion.

In the Volvo C30 the 2-litre is available in two variants – with a six-speed automatic or six-speed manual gearbox.

D4 177 hp and 400 Nm of torque and a fuel consumption of 5,1 km with manual gearbox and 5,8 km with the automatic

D3 with 150 hp and 350 Nm of and a fuel consumption of 5,1 litre/100 km manual gearbox and 5,8 litre/100 km the automatic

D2 with 95 g CO2 emissions

The C30 can get the upgraded 1.6-litre diesel that meets the Euro 5 emission regulations implemented in The engine produces 115 hp and 270 Nm of torque.

with a six-speed manual and start/stop function, the D2 engine CO2 emissions down to 95 g/km l/100 km).


IDIS promotes safer

Volvo Cars has developed information systems and functions to help the driver while on the One such system is IDIS Driver Information System), for instance delays incoming calls in complex traffic that require the driver’s attention.

Systematic safety approach

safety in the Volvo C30 is structured a network consisting of exterior and safety systems that with one another to reduce the of occupant injury in a collision.

The of the Volvo C30 features immense rigidity and the car has a sturdy chassis, a that results in consistent, behaviour on the road.

Incoming forces are distributed so the passenger remains as intact and undamaged as The car’s body is therefore in the form of a metal cage from different grades of where all the components interact one another to ensure controlled

The interior safety systems aim to the passengers securely in place and to reduce the risk of serious In order to provide the most protection possible, Volvo has developed a number of in-house such as WHIPS (Whiplash System), SIPS (Side Protection System) and IC (Inflatable All are fitted as standard in the Volvo

What is more, all four are equipped with three-point seat belts, belt and head restraints.

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