2024 Volvo C40 Changes
The 2024 Volvo C40 arrives with a new entry-level Single Motor model that brings more range and lowers the price of the C40. Volvo has also updated the Twin Motor powertrain by offering it with new, more efficient motors that boost range.
Choosing Your 2024 Volvo C40
Volvo offers the 2024 C40 in Core, Plus, and Ultimate trims. The electric SUV is further broken down by Single Motor Extended Range and Twin Motor powertrains. The Twin Motor powertrain is an extra $1,750. Pricing for the C40 ranges from $54,795 for the Core trim with the Single Motor Extended Range powertrain to $61,745 for the Ultimate trim with the Twin Motor powertrain.
2024 Volvo C40 Engine Options
The 2024 Volvo C40 is available with two different powertrains. The new Single Motor Extended Range features a single electric motor on the rear wheels, making 248 horsepower. This model comes with rear-wheel drive. Volvo claims the Single Motor Extended Range powertrain is good for a zero-to-60 mph time of 6.9 seconds.
The available Twin Motor powertrain features two electric motors and all-wheel drive. This configuration is rated at up to 402 hp. C40 models with the Twin Motor powertrain can get to 60 mph in 4.6 seconds.
2024 Volvo C40 Fuel Economy
The new 2024 Volvo C40 Single Motor Extended Range powertrain features an 82-kWh battery pack, while the Twin Motor powertrain continues to come with a 78-kWh battery pack. The Single Motor Extended Range powertrain brings a range of up to 297 miles. The more powerful Twin Motor powertrain is rated at up to 254 miles, which represents an increase of 21 miles from the previous model year.
The Single Motor Extended Range powertrain can charge at a rate of up to 200 kW, which allows the SUV to go from 10% to 80% in 28 minutes. The Twin Motor configuration can charge at a rate of up to 150 kW.
2024 Volvo C40 Towing Capacity
When properly equipped, the 2024 Volvo C40 offers 2,000 pounds of towing capacity.
2024 Volvo C40 Dimensions & Cargo Capacity
The 2024 Volvo C40 is a compact electric SUV that is 174.8 inches long, 75.2 inches wide, and 62.8 inches tall. Because of its sloping roofline, the C40 has tight rear seats with 36.7 inches of rear headroom and 36.1 inches of rear legroom.
When it comes to cargo space, the C40 offers up to 15 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats in place and 49 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats folded.
2024 Volvo C40 Safety
Standard safety features on the 2024 Volvo C40 include forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assist, lane departure warning, rear cross-traffic alert, blind spot monitoring, rear parking sensors, and traffic sign recognition.
The Plus trim adds a surround-view parking camera, as well as front and side sensors. Adaptive cruise control and Volvo’s Pilot Assist system which can handle most of the driving tasks on the highway are standard on the Ultimate.
2024 Volvo C40 Technology
On the tech front, the 2024 Volvo C40 comes standard with a nine-inch touchscreen, a 12-inch digital instrument cluster, Apple CarPlay, navigation, eight audio speakers, a wireless charging pad, four USB ports, voice recognition, satellite radio, Google Maps, Google Play, and Google Assistant.
The only available tech feature on the C40 is a 13-speaker Harman Kardon audio system that’s standard on the Ultimate trim.
2024 Volvo C40 Trims & Prices
2024 Volvo C40 Core – MSRP From $54,795Build & Price >
The entry-level Core trim comes standard with 19-inch wheels, a panoramic roof, tinted rear windows, black exterior trim, rain-sensing windshield wipers, keyless entry, dual-zone automatic climate control, auto-dimming rearview mirrors, cloth and synthetic suede upholstery, heated front seats, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, memory settings for the driver’s seat, a charcoal headliner, and a power liftgate.
The available Climate Package ($1,000) includes a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, and a heat pump.
2024 Volvo C40 Plus – MSRP From $56,595Build & Price >
Stepping up to the Plus trim brings fog lights, a power-adjustable front passenger seat, a foldable rear cargo floor, power-adjustable rear headrests, and a universal garage door opener.
The Plus trim is available with 20-inch wheels that cost $800 and the Climate Package is also available for $1,000. Volvo’s Pixel LED headlight technology costs $350.
2024 Volvo C40 Ultimate – MSRP From $59,995Build & Price >
The range-topping Ultimate trim brings a heated steering wheel, a heat pump, 20-inch wheels, heated rear seats, an air-ventilated subwoofer, and ambient LED interior lighting.
With the addition of the new Single Motor Extended Range powertrain, we think that’s the one to get for the 2024 Volvo C40, as it brings a lot more range and is noticeably cheaper than the available Twin Motor configuration. The mid-level Plus trim brings a few extra niceties that make it worth the extra $1,800, resulting in a compact EV with an upscale feel and a competitive amount of range.