The 2007-2012 deliverable Volvo C30 is a sporty two-door model with a striking glass proportioned tailgate and four individual seats. Similarly, the Audi A3 and the BMW 1 Series designed as a premium compact cars, the Volvo C30 is characterized by special autonomy. Its design can be described as quite extravagant call: While the front still typical Volvo picks up styling cues, the 4.25 meter long car looks in side profile already fairly unusual, to finally at the rear with pronounced, extra large rear light sculptures and even that of the " Snow White's Coffin " once to end reminiscent glass door. The engines for the Volvo C30 includes five petrol engines of 1.6 liters with 100 hp five-cylinder turbo up to 2.5 liters of displacement and 230 hp. In addition, three common-rail turbo-diesel engines are available, all equipped as standard with a diesel particulate filter.As standard, a start -stop system is integrated into the DRIVe models. Here, the spectrum ranges from the 1.6-liter with 109 hp up to 180 hp payable 2.4 - liter five-cylinder. Standard equipment for the Volvo C30 includes a music and air conditioning, electric windows and central locking. Is offered as an option, the so-called body - kit, which make color contrasting body parts for an additional optical individualization of the Volvo C30. For the first time for the IAA 2009 learned the Volvo C30 a facelift. Besides a new look of the front and the interior and the interior has been redesigned and now looks more harmonious. Similarly, various styling lines are now orderbar, individualize the Volvo C30. A genuine Volvo C30 is the issue of security. The networked systems include a patented body structure includ In autumn 2012, the production ended for the compact car, which so far has no successor.