Volvo plans to launch the V40 hatchback in India in April 2015. reported the model will be priced between INR2.2m (US$35,100) and INR2.5m.

The hatch will be offered with a 152PS/360Nm two-litre turbocharged diesel engine, with fuel efficiency of 16.8km/litre. The D3 variant planned is 2WD. Volvo India is considering whether to launch a lower spec D2 version as well.