Heico Sportiv has released the new tuning 2012 Volvo V40 is a racing version at the 2012 Auto Mobil International (AMI) in Leipzig, Germany. Heico Sportiv, which is the official Volvo Car Germany partner for road vehicle customization, says it is developing a raft of parts for the Volvo V40 premium compact hatchback.
Heico Sportiv has also prepared a new Volvo V40 racer, with which it will compete in next year’s 24 Hour Endurance Race at the NÃ¼rburgring. The new Volvo V40 will cover ECU upgrades for all mainstream engines, custom exhaust systems, sporty suspension and braking systems, a choice of alloy wheel designs along with interior applications and body styling kits.
Engine specs the Volvo V40 is powered by a five-cylinder turbo diesel D5 engine tuned to produce 296hp (300PS) and a peak torque of 600 Nm (442 lb-ft). It also features a lightweight, carbon fiber body kit highlighted by the huge wing at the rear.
Source: Heico Sportiv