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VOLVO 440 Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 2
First production year: 1988
Engines: Gasoline, Diesel
Body style: Hatchback
 

1993 - 1996

Volvo introduced the 400 series as a replacement for the 300 lineup in the mid-'80s, and in 1993 it unveiled a facelifted version. The 440 was a compact-sized premium vehicle, which didn't compete with anyone since it was shorter than Audi 80, BMW 3 Series, or Mercedes-Benz C-Class, which were above the compact segment in the European market. The 440 was a five-door hatchback and...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  VOLVO 440 1.6i 5MT (83 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L Turbo 5MT (120 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.8i 5MT (90 HP)

  VOLVO 440 2.0i 5MT (109 HP)

diesel engines:

  VOLVO 440 1.9L 5MT (90 HP)

1988 - 1993

Volvo 440 was a 5-door hatchback which shared a couple of parts with the 480 sports coupe, including the transverse engine and the front wheel drive. Released in 1988, the first 440 model was kept in production until 1993, being initially manufactured in the same time with Volvo 340. Available in multiple engine versions, the Volvo 440 received a major facelift in 1994 when the Swedish car manuf...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  VOLVO 440 1.6i 5MT (83 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L 5 MT (102 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L 5MT (106 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L 5MT (79 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L 5MT (87 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L 5MT (95 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.7L Turbo 5MT (120 HP)

  VOLVO 440 1.8i 5MT (90 HP)

  VOLVO 440 2.0i 5MT (110 HP)