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Volvo S40 (2004 - 2012)

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24–67
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44.6
Average

Comfortable, safe and enjoyable. Good looks, backed up by a decent drive.

Distracting reflections from dashboard and instruments. Floating dash panel doesn't suit everyone. Expensive problems with diesel more than three years old.

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Engine Official MPG Real MPG Avg. Real MPG %  
1.6 39.2–39.8 mpg 37.4 mpg 95% Submit MPG
1.6 D 57.6 mpg 48.7 mpg 85% Submit MPG
1.6D DRIVe 62.8 mpg 54.9 mpg 87% Submit MPG
1.6D DRIVe Start/Stop 72.4–74.3 mpg 56.6 mpg 77% Submit MPG
1.8 38.7–39.2 mpg 34.5 mpg 89% Submit MPG
1.8 FlexiFuel 38.2 mpg - - Submit MPG
2.0 37.2–38.2 mpg 34.1 mpg 90% Submit MPG
2.0 D 48.7 mpg 45.9 mpg 94% Submit MPG
2.4i 33.2 mpg 30.4 mpg 92% Submit MPG
D2 65.7 mpg 52.4 mpg 80% Submit MPG
D3 50.4–55.4 mpg 44.5 mpg 84% Submit MPG
D3 Geartronic 50.4 mpg 46.2 mpg 92% Submit MPG
D4 50.4–55.4 mpg - - Submit MPG
D4 Geartronic 50.4 mpg 43.4 mpg 86% Submit MPG
D5 45.6 mpg 42.3 mpg 93% Submit MPG
D5 Geartronic 35.6 mpg 39.7 mpg 111% Submit MPG
T5 32.5 mpg 31.0 mpg 95% Submit MPG
T5 Geartronic 31.4 mpg 31.0 mpg 99% Submit MPG

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Volvo S40 (2004 - 2012) 44.6 avg
mpg
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mpg
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mpg
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mpg

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