In addition to traditional buying and leasing methods, Volvo will offer the XC40 via the Care by Volvo subscription service.

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If you want to get your XC40 via subscription, which includes maintenance and insurance, it's $600 per month for a Momentum, or $700 per month for an R-Design like this test car.

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All XC40 models are powered by a 2.0-liter turbo inline-four engine with 248 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque.

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An eight-speed automatic transmission is standard, as is all-wheel drive.

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The XC40 is a subcompact premium SUV, and competes with the Audi Q3, Infiniti QX30 and Mercedes-Benz GLA250.

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The "Thor's Hammer" headlights carry over from other Volvo models, but have a more upright, chunkier shape.

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With the rear seats folded, there's 47.2 cubic feet of cargo space.

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The R-Design model gets LED headlamps.

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This cute little Swedish flag is a really cool touch, and we're told it might only be fitted to the first run of US-spec XC40 models.

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Keep scrolling to see more photos of the 2019 Volvo XC40 R-Design.

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