This Volvo competes with a burgeoning crowd of designer-label small SUVs from Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Lexus, and Mercedes-Benz. But it lacks the polish found in some of its key rivals. The XC40’s upscale interior and comfortable front seats make the grade, but our testers found the controls cumbersome and maddening to use. The turbocharged four-cylinder engine packs a decent punch. We measured a 7.3-second 0-60 mph sprint.
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Volvo XC40 Road Test

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Go for the Momentum model with the Vision package, which includes blind-spot warning. The Vision package adds rear cross-traffic alert, folding and auto-dimming outside mirrors, and front and rear parking sensors. Front-collision warning and automatic emergency braking are standard. Heated front se...
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