The all-new Volvo XC40 Recharge has been launched at Rs 55.90 lakh, ex-showroom. This Swedish luxury electric SUV is assembled in India and is said to offer a range of 418 km per charge (WLTP cycle).
Volvo Car India has introduced its first electric vehicle in the country. The all-new Volvo XC40 Recharge electric SUV has launched at Rs 55.90 lakh, ex-showroom. It is the first luxury electric vehicle to be assembled in India. Reservations for the same will start tomorrow on the company’s official website for a token amount of Rs 50,000 while deliveries will begin in October.
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The new Volvo XC40 Recharge is built on the same Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) platform that also underpins the standard XC40. It is powered by two electric motors that deliver a combined output of 402hp and a peak torque of 660Nm. This electric SUV can sprint from 0-100km/h in 4.9 seconds while its top speed is limited to 180 km/h.
The XC40 Recharge is equipped with a 78 kWh lithium-ion battery. Volvo claims it can offer a range of 418 km on a single charge (WLTP cycle). Additionally, this Swedish luxury electric SUV can be charged from 0-80% in just 40 minutes using a 150kW DC fast charger, while a standard 11kW AC charger takes about eight hours to charge. recharge it.
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In terms of features, it gets a new Android-based infotainment system with connected car technology, panoramic sunroof, ADAS, and more. The new Volvo XC40 Recharge will be assembled in India at the company’s Hosakote plant near Bengaluru in Karnataka. This premium electric SUV will go up against the likes of the MINI Cooper SE, Kia EV6, Audi e-tron, BMW i4, and more.
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