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TOUGH, USEFUL AND STYLISH

The Volvo V40 Cross Country

Adventurous in the city, and beyond.

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Take on the city – and more

Rugged design details and large wheels leave you in no doubt about the adventurous potential of the V40 Cross Country. Its tough character is backed up by increased ground clearance, which allows you to tackle difficult road surfaces with ease.

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Cross Country trim in detail

A detail shot of the Volvo V40 Cross Country, shot from the rear
A tough character

Skid plates, protective body cladding and a unique front grille, gives the V40 a tough, go-anywhere attitude.

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Go further

Raised ground clearance gives you a commanding view of the road ahead.

The driver's environment of the Volvo V40 Cross Country
Be distinctive

Choose from a variety of single- or dual-tone designs featuring accent stitching, with seats upholstered in Textile, Textile/T-Tec or Leather.

Detail shot of a Volvo V40 Cross Country alloy wheel
Rugged wheels

A range of unique wheel designs, available in sizes up to 19 inches, help enhance the rugged, refined look of your V40 Cross Country.

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Make it yours

Create your perfect V40. Choose from a wide range of colours, specifications and accessories designed to fit your life and your style perfectly.

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A Volvo V40 Cross Country parked outside a house

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Heritage

The race to the horizon

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Services

The race for perfection

In this article, we visit the Volvo Ocean Race Boatyard in Lisbon, Portugal. Here, we meet the team of experts responsible for repairing and re-fitting the entire fleet of Volvo Ocean 65 boats that will compete in the 2017-18 edition of the Volvo Ocean Race. We describe each team member’s individual area of expertise and show how the team works together to ensure that each boat is repaired identically, on time and to the highest possible standard. Their expertise in different areas represents the same level of competence you find at a Volvo workshop. We also meet Swedish sailor Martin Strömberg, who won the 2011-12 edition of the race, to find out what a great service programme gives him as a sailor.