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Volvo has been alive to aggrandize its constituent amalgam calendar for years, and these days, the Swedish automaker offers PHEV variants of about aggregate it sells. But absolutely electric cartage are still new area for Volvo, and its aboriginal accomplishment is this 2020 XC40 EV — clearly alleged the XC40 Recharge — which debuted in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
Bundled into the XC40 lineup, the Recharge takes the things we already apperceive and like about Volvo’s auto SUV and adds an all-electric powertrain. It’s as handsome as ever, and EV-specific exoteric changes accommodate a closed-off grille (there’s no agent to cool, afterwards all), different auto and, of course, specific badges.
The XC40 rides on Volvo’s Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) platform, which was advised from the get-go to abutment abounding electrification. (The Polestar 2 EV also uses these bones.) Power comes from a 78-kilowatt-hour battery, which drives a brace of electric motors, bearing 402 application and 487 pound-feet of torque. Volvo says this powertrain allows the XC40 Recharge to advance to 62 mph in a actual active 4.9 seconds.
As for range, that one’s a bit tricky. Volvo estimates a 248-mile ambit beneath European WLTP testing, but those numbers don’t absolutely construe over to US-specific EPA data. Volvo estimates almost 200 afar on the US cycle, but is additionally quick to point out that the vehicle’s EPA cardinal has not been accomplished aloof yet.
As for charging, archetypal Level 1 and Level 2 options will be congenital in. 150-kilowatt DC fast charging is additionally possible, and in that case, Volvo says the XC40’s array can accomplish an 80% allegation in aloof 40 minutes.
Other capacity are abbreviate as of this writing, but Volvo says the XC40 Recharge will use the company’s new Google Android-powered infotainment system. What’s more, Volvo says the infotainment tech — as able-bodied as the absolute agent — will be able to abutment over-the-air updates.
As for pricing, that’s still unknown. Anders Gustafsson, admiral and CEO of Volvo Cars USA, says the XC40 Recharge should appear in beneath $50,000, including accessible incentives. That agency an official MSRP should be afterpiece to $60,000. No chat yet on whether the EV archetypal will be offered through the company’s rapidly accretion Care By Volvo all-in-one cable plan, either.
Boxy and handsome — aloof like the approved XC40.
Look for the new XC40 Recharge to go on auction abreast the end of 2020. Following that, Volvo affairs to barrage one new EV every year through 2025.
Meet the aboriginal absolutely electric Volvo: the XC40 Recharge.
This was originally appear on Roadshow.