With the arrival of the XC40 recharge T4, Volvo Cars is expanding its range of plug-in hybrid vehicles. Technically similar to the Recharge T5, the Recharge T4 develops a total power of 211 hp. The electric motor remains the same, and develops 82hp, with a battery capacity of 10.7 kWh while the thermal power is established at 129 hp.
The Volvo XC40 Recharge T4 will meet the expectations of individuals and professionals alike, sometimes looking for engines with lower power and contained CO2 emissions, since they are between 47 and 55 g / km (WLTP). The autonomy in the city is more than 50 kms.
To encourage more eco-responsible driving, for any order before September 30, Volvo offers 1 YEAR of recharging (1) to buyers of a plug-in hybrid vehicle.
The ambition of the manufacturer is to have sold 1 million electrified cars by 2025.
The Volvo XC40 compact SUV is a perfect illustration of the future of the Swedish premium automobile brand, which is firmly focused on electrification.
Volvo XC40 P8, the brand's 1st 100% electric
Real commercial success, the Volvo XC40, which was elected " European car of the year », Is now available in 100% electric. Its production will begin at the end of 2020 in Ghent, Belgium.
The XC40 Recharge P8 is equipped with a state-of-the-art 100% electric motor, with all-wheel drive, offering a range of over 400km per charge (WLTP) and a power of 408 hp. The battery recharges to 80% of its capacity in 40 minutes at a fast charging station.
Always at the safety tip, Volvo has redesigned and reinforced the front structure of the XC40 Recharge P8.
Inside the cabin, the innovative approach to overall functionality offers the driver a multitude of storage solutions: several large, ingenious compartments located in the doors, under the seats and in the trunk. In addition, the absence of a combustion engine allows for even more storage space with a "front trunk" under the hood.
Volvo Cars has just invested in Circulor, a company specializing in blockchain technology to improve the traceability of certain materials used in these batteries, such as cobalt or mica, a mineral used as an insulating material in electric Volvo batteries.
" We have always been committed to ensuring an ethical supply chain for our raw materials, and our partnership with Circulor is crucial in this regard. »Says Martina Buchhauser, purchasing manager at Volvo Cars.
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(1) For any purchase of a new plug-in hybrid Volvo before 09/30/2020. Subject to keeping the vehicle for at least 12 months. Amount reimbursed calculated on the electricity consumed to recharge the vehicle for 12 months as displayed in the Volvo on Call app, on the basis of € 0.18 / kWh, up to a limit of 3,000 kWh. Offer reserved for private customers, liberal professions, excluding fleets and long-term rental companies.