The 2020 Volvo V40 Cross Country appears athletic with its raised height, side scuffs, and roof rails. It is definitely the model to pick if you are looking for a sporty hatchback option that almost looks like a mini SUV. Do you think the 2020 Skoda Scala can emerge as the winner when competing against the V40 Cross Country? Read our comparison below to find out.

Design & Style

The 2020 Volvo V40 Cross Country is able to accommodate up to a total of 5 people within its spacious cabin that adapts a lavish interior style concept. The roomy rows make it so much easier for driver and passenger to shift around their position to prepare for farther distances. The V40's seats are well-cushioned and upholstered in leather to provide ultimate comfort during every trip and its list of features is wide-ranging as well.

The 2020 Skoda Scala offers adjustment options for its steering wheel as well as lumbar support for its front seats. Nevertheless, comfort seems to still be lacking whereby its seats' support needs to see an improvement. The car's dash uses mostly physical knobs for easy navigation of the screen menus that are accessible even for the driver to promote safety while on the go.

Technology & Safety

The 2020 Volvo V40 Cross Country is furnished with a long list of tech devices such as a 9-inch touchscreen for infotainment, Android/Apple compatibility, a satellite radio, and navigation. Its safety features include blind spot monitor, rear traffic alert, collision warning, lane assist, auto emergency brakes, collision prevention, sign recognition, bending headlights, attentiveness monitor, rain-sensing wipers, parking sensors, and rearview camera.

The 2020 Skoda Scala has several tech features which comprise of a 6.5-inch touchscreen, mobile phone sync, navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, digital radio, and 2 USB ports. For safety, the Scala offers LED head and tail lights, 9 airbags, fatigue detector, pre-collision preparation, blind-spot monitor, automatic lighting, cruise control, automatic parking, and track maintaining.


The 2020 Volvo V40 Cross Country gets its power from a 2L D3 engine that generates 148 horsepower under either a manual or an auto option.

The 2020 Skoda Scala is able to put out 115 horsepower on a 1.5L TSI under a 6-speed manual transmission.

The Bottom Line

The 2020 Volvo V40 Cross Country is well-equipped with a wide array of features that are convenient for information while on the go whereas its interior adapts a lush style setting that gives comfort. In addition, its seats ensure prolonged support for both driver and even for taller passengers to enjoy a pleasant driving experience regardless of distance.

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