Famous Volvo tuner Heico getting its hands dirty on the new V40 is no surprise, and this red machine is the work in progress.

No major changes under the hood, but Heico has an e.motion ECU module for the T5 engine that increases power from the standard 240 PS to 270 PS, while torque rises from 320 to 365 Nm. Top speed is by up by 5 km/h. The ECU module comes with a 60-month warranty.

Seven-spoke alloys and quad exhaust tips are among the visual changes. The stock car is already handsome – click here for full V40 info and pics.