Volvo V40 Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Volvo V40 clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 144 mm (5.7 in)
    • Offroad abilities: below average
    • Ride height per person: 28.8 mm (1.1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 112 — 124 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 156 mm
    • Difference with world average: -17 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 1.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 T3 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 2.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 T3 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D4 — 33 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.5 T3 — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D2 — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T4 — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D3 — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T5 — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 T3 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 D4 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    1.5 T3 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    96 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 D2 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 T4 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 D3 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 T5 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    Vehicle 2.0 T3
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 D4
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.5 T3
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 96 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 D2
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 T4
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 D3
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 T5
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%

    Quick notes on Volvo V40 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 133 mm (5.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 26.6 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 101 — 113 mm (4 — 4.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 145 mm
      • Difference with world average: -28 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 T2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.5 T2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 1.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 T2 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 1.5 T2 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 2.6 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 T2 — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.5 T2 — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D3 — 35 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D2 — 35 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D4 — 33 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T3 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T4 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T5 — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 T2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    1.5 T2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    89 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 D3 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 D2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 D4 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T3 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T4 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T5 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    Vehicle 2.0 T2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 1.5 T2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 89 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 D3
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 D2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 D4
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T3
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T4
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T5
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%

    Quick notes on Volvo V40 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 145 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 113 — 125 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 157 mm
      • Difference with world average: -16 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 T5 — 1.5 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 T4 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 2.5 T5 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 1.6 D2 — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 T5 — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T4 — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 T4 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.5 T5 — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 D2 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D3 — 2.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 T5 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D4 — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.5 T3 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D2 — 37 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T3 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 T4 — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.5 T5 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 D2 — 35 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D3 — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 T5 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    2.0 D4 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    2.0 T4 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    1.5 T3 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    96 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 D2 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    2.0 T3 144 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 111 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -12% 9.8
    1.6 T4 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    91 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    2.5 T5 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    58 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    1.6 D2 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    93 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    2.0 D3 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    73 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    Vehicle 2.0 T5
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 2.0 D4
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 2.0 T4
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 1.5 T3
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 96 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 D2
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 T3
    Clearance 144 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 111 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -12%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 T4
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 2.5 T5
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 58 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 1.6 D2
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 93 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%
    Vehicle 2.0 D3
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%

    Quick notes on Volvo V40 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 133 mm (5.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 26.6 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 101 — 113 mm (4 — 4.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 145 mm
      • Difference with world average: -28 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 T4 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.5 T2 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.5 T5 — 1.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 T4 — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D4 — 3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T5 — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T2 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 D2 — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.5 T2 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T3 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 1.5 T3 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.5 T5 — 2.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 T4 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D4 — 32 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T5 — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T2 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 D2 — 42 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.5 T2 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T3 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.5 T3 — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.5 T5 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 T4 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    67 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 D4 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T5 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 D2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    1.5 T2 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    89 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.0 T3 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    68 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    1.5 T3 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    89 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.2
    2.5 T5 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    53 mm/L 100 mm
    (3.9 in)
    -21% 9.4
    Vehicle 2.0 T4
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 67 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 D4
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T5
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 D2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 1.5 T2
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 89 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T3
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 1.5 T3
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 89 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.5 T5
    Clearance 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 100 mm (3.9 in)
    Difference from world average -21%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%