The five-door hatchback of Volvo 440 with a characteristic step on a back door from known Swedish concern of Volvo of Carat began to shine for the first time before the public in June, 1988. Made on the basis of Volvo 480, the model has the same cross-section established engine and a forward drive.
Technical characteristics of Volvo 440 of the first generation offered scale of the engines borrowed at Renault. The most widespread updating of Volvo V40 were offered with the 1,7-liter carburetor engine in working capacity of 87-95 horsepower’s and the power unit with a turbo-supercharging in capacity of 120 horsepower’s.
Thanks to gradual modernization the optics a little changed. A cowl united with a radiatorny lattice, and bumpers began to paint a hatch-back in color of a body of Volvo 440.
Imitating Volvo 460, idle time performed by salon nevertheless differs comfort and laconicism. The Russian buyer will be pleased considerably by a convenient form of lobbies and back seats, qualitative obivochny materials, good noise isolation.
Reliable Volvo 440 is among the most prestigious, comfortable and safe cars of this producer.