• (4.4) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,181$8,757
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 24-26
  • Engine: 168-hp, 2.4-liter I-5 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/auto-manual
2007 Volvo S40

Our Take on the 2007 Volvo S40

Our Take

When it went on sale in spring 2004 as a 2004.5 model, the latest version of the S40 compact sedan was a little shorter, wider and taller than its predecessor — and aimed more clearly at a younger audience.Changes are minimal for 2007; electronic stability control is newly standard, and the... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Engine noise during hard acceleration
  • Occasional driveline whine
  • Harsh ride on rough surfaces

Notable Features

  • Choice of two inline-five engines
  • Manual or automatic
  • Available AWD
  • Performance-oriented T5 model
  • Standard electronic stability control


Consumer Reviews


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by Jules from Boston, MA on June 29, 2010

- Sleek exterior, lots of compliments on the look of my white S40! -Gas mileage is about 310 miles per tank (majority of the miles are highway) with mid-grade gas. -Roomy inside (front/back seats). In... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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