Volvo C30 will have 300 hp

Posted on Wednesday, 1 October 2008 , 13:10:35 byEmil

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Volvo C30 will have 300 hp

Rumors concerning a hotter version of C30 circulated for a while. Now they were confirmed: so Volvo affirmed the firm is building a 300bhp indeed, all-wheel drive variant of the hatchback C30. The special edition is limited to almost 4500 autos over 4 years.

This hot C30 model will run with exactly the same engine like the upcoming Focus RS: turbocharged 5-cylinder 2.5-litre petrol engine, so the difference start that this C30 unit will get 4-wheel drive system.

It's not confirmed yet the name for the new auto from Volvo, but now it will sit on 20-inch wheels having color-keyed brake calipers, some special body kit plus motorsport seats. And the rest of C30 area will be receiving in the same time a facelift and general revamp.