Oct 1, 2020

The XC40 Recharge is the first of several fully electric Volvos to come and today's production start represents a significant step towards Volvo Cars' ambition to reduce its CO2 footprint per car by 40 percent by 2025. That same year, it expects 50 percent of its global sales to consist of fully electric cars, with the rest hybrids.

Customer demand for the XC40 Recharge has been strong and while order books remain open, every car scheduled to be built this calendar year has already been sold.

The all-wheel drive XC40 Recharge offers a projected range of over 400 km (WLTP, Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicles Test Procedure) on a single charge and output of 402hp. The battery can charge to 80 percent of its capacity in approximately 40 mins on a fast-charger system.

The new, Android-powered infotainment system offers customers unprecedented personalization, improved levels of intuitiveness and embedded Google technology and services, such as the Google Assistant, Google Maps and the Google Play Store. The XC40 Recharge also receives larger software and operating system updates over the air.


Oct 16, 2019

Revealed today, the XC40 Recharge builds on the successful package that is the XC40: expressive design, smart storage solutions, and innovative technologies. Add to that one 150 kW motor per axle, producing a combined 402 horsepower and 487 pound-feet of torque capable of propelling the vehicle to 60 mph in a mere 4.7 seconds and you end up with the most dynamic XC40 there is.

Electric range from the 78 kWh battery is expected to be over 200 EPA-rated miles and can be charged up to 80% in about 40 minutes using the 150 kW DC fast charger.

Styling and design changes of the XC40 Recharge are intentionally subtle vs. the petrol models: the traditional grill has been abandoned for an in-color, covered fascia, giving the car a distinct presence up front. A 'Recharge' badge on the trunk lid and embossing on the C/D Pillar, unique wheels, and the lack of tailpipes (no emissions!) are other identifiers of Volvo's first electric offering. The XC40 Recharge also adopts the Black contrast roof among other trim elements, as well as the rich level of standard equipment from the highly popular R-Design trim. After the current federal tax incentive of $7,500, the vehicle will start below $48,000.

The XC40 Recharge also marks the introduction of a new infotainment system powered by Android with integrated Google services, e.g. Google Assistant (more to come on this entirely new approach to bringing infotainment into the vehicle in the future). In fact, there is still so much to talk about with the new XC40 Recharge (and the Sustainability Moment as a whole) that we will likely devote a few more Focus Facts to the topic.

First revealed during the event, the XC40 Recharge builds on the successful package that is the XC40: expressive design, smart storage solutions, and innovative technologies. Add to that one 150 kW motor per axle, producing a combined 402 horsepower and 487 pound-feet of torque capable of propelling the vehicle to 60 mph in a mere 4.7 seconds and you end up with the most dynamic XC40 there is.

Electric range from the 78 kWh battery is expected to be over 200 EPA-rated miles and can be charged up to 80% in about 40 minutes using the 150 kW DC fast charger.

Styling and design changes of the XC40 Recharge are intentionally subtle vs. the petrol models: the traditional grill has been abandoned for an in-color, covered fascia, giving the car a distinct presence up front. A 'Recharge' badge on the trunk lid and embossing on the C/D Pillar, unique wheels, and the lack of tailpipes (no emissions!) are other identifiers of Volvo's first electric offering. The XC40 Recharge also adopts the Black contrast roof among other trim elements, as well as the rich level of standard equipment from the highly popular R-Design trim. After the current federal tax incentive of $7,500, the vehicle will start below $48,000.

The XC40 Recharge also marks the introduction of a new infotainment system powered by Android with integrated Google services, e.g. Google Assistant (more to come on this entirely new approach to bringing infotainment into the vehicle in the future). In fact, there is still so much to talk about with the new XC40 Recharge (and the Sustainability Moment as a whole) that we will likely devote a few more Focus Facts to the topic.



We look forward to preparing and delivering your XC40 Recharge to you.

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