Volvo is brand world renowned for safety.

And with each new model produced, concern for the well-being of passengers – be they adults or children – is coupled to environmental causes. Reducing a carbon footprint an all-encompassing effort.

At Volvo Cars Tacoma, we’re pleased to convey the latest news surrounding Volvo C40, the pure-electric crossover offered near Seattle.

Volvo C40 – Making the Safety Grade for Clients in Fife

Third-party, vehicle-safety testing is an important detail to mind. It provides knowledge on a specific model when making an informed decision.

Volvo C40 is no stranger to such testing by clearinghouses whose mission it is to report findings and results.

Most recently, Volvo C40 earned a five-star safety rating in 2022 Euro NCAP tests. This ever-more impressive despite being a European organization. For those of us visiting the continent from Tacoma, you can’t help but notice the narrowness of European city streets and congestion in urban areas.

As such, test results are found below:

  • In crash tests, Volvo C40 earned a grade of 92% in the Adult Occupant category.
  • A grade of 89% was issued in the Child Occupant category.
  • Standard safety features and driver-assistance functions coveted a grade of 89%.
  • Lateral crash protection of side-head airbags is offered throughout the five-door cabin.
  • Belt pretensioner feature is found amongst all seats, front and rear.

The details above stem from design and the following, crash-test parameters:

  • Frontal-impact tests involved an oncoming barrier at 31 mph.
  • Side-impact tests were conducted against the driver’s door also at 31 mph.
  • Pole testing witnessed Volvo C40 propelled sideways into a pole at 20 mph.

Volvo Cars Tacoma – Offering the Safety-Minded, Volvo C40 Luxury Crossover Near Seattle

Contact us for more information on Volvo C40, and all the safety features and driver-assistance functions comprising.

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