Volvo C30

The Volvo C30 is a small car produced by Volvo Cars, a subsidiary of the Ford Motor Company. The C30 is a three-door, four-seat hatchback powered by straight-4 and straight-5 engines. The car is a hatchback version of the S40/V50/C70 range, and uses the same Ford C1 (or Volvo P1) platform. It is being marketed as a premium hatchback or "sports coupe" specially designed for first-time Volvo buyers and the youth market. Production is expected to be 65,000 units a year, 75% for sale in the European market. The exterior design of the C30 is based on the 2001 SCC concept car, which was inspired by the 1800ES, the estate adaptation of the P1800 Coupe. According to Simon Lamarre, chief studio designer, "the 1800ES has become one of the icons ... from Wikipedia

Manufactured by Volvo Cars

Class & Body style

  • Hatchback

Production period

  • 2006–present

Videos

Volvo C30 Review - Kelley Blue Book
Volvo C30 Review - Kelley Blue Book
Volvo C30 Polestar driven by autocar.co.uk
Volvo C30 Polestar driven by autocar.co.uk
Fifth Gear - Volvo C30
Fifth Gear - Volvo C30
Fifth Gear Web TV - Volvo C30 Road Test
Fifth Gear Web TV - Volvo C30 Road Test
Volvo C30 T5 SE Sport
Volvo C30 T5 SE Sport
Volvo C30
Volvo C30

Engine data

  • Litre
  • Petrol:
    1.6 L 99 hp straight-4
    1.8 L 123 hp straight-4
    1.8 L 123 hp Flexifuel straight-4
    2.0 L 143 hp straight-4
    2.4 L 168 hp straight-5
    2.5 L 227 hp turbocharged straight-5
    Diesel:
    1.6 L 108 hp straight-4
    2.0 L 134 hp straight-4
    2.4 L 178 hp straight-5

Predecessor models

Tests and reviews from the web

2008 Volvo C30:  A review of the 2008 Volvo C30 that covers pros and cons, available options, powertrains and overall driving performance. read more
2010 Volvo C30:  A review of the 2010 Volvo C30 that covers pros and cons, available options, powertrains and overall driving performance. read more
2010 Volvo C30 Styling Review - The Car Connection:  2010 Volvo C30: A review of the 2010 Volvo C30 styling with our experts' likes and dislikes, analysis, and more. read more

Image Gallery

Volvo C30 plug-in hybrid concept: high-res pictures and specs ...
Official Volvo C30 info — Autoblog
Edward's Volvo, the C30
2008 Volvo C30 - Pictures - 2008 Volvo C30 T5 2.0 picture - CarGurus
Volvo C30 Automotive Review
Model Cars of the World: Volvo c30
2008 Volvo C30: First Look - Consumer Guide Automotive
Volvo C30 tuned by American Evolve!!! | car tuning magazine Tuningmag.

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