2012 Volvo C30 Values

Select a 2012 Volvo C30 trim level

2012 model year changes

For 2012, the Volvo C30 sees some of its trim and options packages revised, with the introduction of Premier Plus and Platinum trims available for both T5 and R-Design models.

Competitive comparison

Sporty driving feel, turbocharged 5-cylinder engine, compact size, Volvo safety and reliability

Special features for 2012

With room for four, a sport-tuned suspension and styling reminiscent of Volvo's 1800ES of the 1970s, the 2012 Volvo C30 appeals to a wide range of buyers. And just because it's fun doesn't mean it can't be responsible; Volvo's reputation for safety and reliability puts it at the top of its class among other small cars priced under $30k.


C30-5 Cyl. Turbo

Hatchback 3D
The 2012 Volvo C30 is a FWD three-door hatchback powered by a 2.5-liter 5-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces 227 hp and 236 lb-ft of torque. Transmission choices consist of a 6-speed manual and 5-speed automatic transmission. Fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated range of 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway, depending on transmission selection. Features include leather seats, headlight washers, active dual xenon headlights, portable navigation system, hands-free phone system, HD radio, premium sound system, AUX/USB input, electronic climate control, power glass moonroof, and heated front seats. Safety is comprised of anti-lock braking, emergency brake assist, dynamic stability control, traction control, front airbags, inflatable curtain, side impact airbags, and side impact protection system. The C30 is backed by a 5-year/50,000-mile warranty.