The hatchback now uses new rims, which come with a ten spoke design that fits perfectly with the car’s appearance and benefits from sport tires.
The German tuner has developed a new high performance exhaust system for the car. This uses dual centrally positioned tailpipes which are made from polished stainless steel. The tailpipes are housed by a custom rear diffuser. The Heico Volvo C30 facelift upgrade package is suitable for all the versions of the vehicle.
The Volvo C30’s engine range lets customers choose between five petrol powerplants and three diesel units. The entry level gasoline engine is a 1.6 liter developing 100 hp and 150 Nm of torque. This is followed by a 1.8 liter that produces 125 hp and 165 Nm of torque, by a 2.0 liter offering 145 hp and 185 Nm of torque and by a 2.4 liter delivering 170 hp and 230 Nm of torque. The top of the range C30 is powered by a 2.5 liter five cylinder turbocharged powerplant, which develops 230 hp and 320 Nm of torque.
The smallest diesel unit on the C30 is a 1.6 liter producing 109 hp and 240 Nm of torque. The next oil burner is a 2.0 liter that offers 136 hp and 320 Nm of torque. The beefiest diesel unit is a 2.4 liter five cylinder, which delivers 180 hp and 400 Nm of torque.
The 2010 refresh saw the C30 receive a redesigned front end, including new front body panels, grille, headlights and bumper. In addition to that, the vehicle received multiple fresh interior and exterior colors.