Feb 20, 2018 - 04:36 pm

Volvo reasserts plans for an electric XC40

volvo-xc40-symbolbild-01

Volvo has announced that next to their plug-in-hybrid, they will also be releasing a fully electric version of their XC40. The manufacturer said this in sort of a side note in their press release regarding the new motors for their compact SUV.

The announcement did not include a release date for the new vehicle, however, we do know that the PHEV will be available towards the end of 2018, thanks to a recent release.

The XC40 plug-in hybrid will be using a three cylinder combustion motor, coupled with the hybrid system. The vehicle is the first of its kind in Volvo’s history, and was specifically designed for PHEV specs. The combustion motor will be coupled with a 55-kW electric motor, to provide an additional 50 km range on the electric system.

The compact SUV is the first model to utilise the new CMA platform, which will build the basis for all future 40 series models by the Swedish manufacturer, including all-electric variants.

greencarcongress.commedia.volvocars.com

– ADVERTISEMENT –

EV Charger Axon FX 50, FX 100, FX 150 suitable for all types of electric cars – fast charging station, a wide range of output power 50kW – 150kW, small footprint, modern design, robust construction and user-friendly interface. Do you know the solutions of Ekoenergetyka Sales – see more.
Become our distributor!

Ein Kommentar zu “Volvo reasserts plans for an electric XC40

  1. Bhuiyan

    Dear sailor, I’m interested Volvo XC40 fully electric. Is this available in UK ? How much the price? Thank you

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2018/02/20/volvo-reasserts-plans-electric-xc40/
20.02.2018 16:16