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Friday, 18 October 2019

17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge: Volvo’s EV Offensive is Officially Underway

Volvo this week presented its first all-electric vehicle ever, the 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge. The small SUV will deliver a range of 320 km and an output of 408 hp.

AUTO123

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17 October
Volvo targets becoming Electric-only firm within 20 years

Swedish firm committed to EV-only future, but timeline of switch will be determined by customers Volvo  boss Hakan Samuelsson says the firm will become a fully electric car brand within the next 20 years – with the exact timeline will be...

Autocar

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17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge becomes brand's first battery-electric car

The first totally electric Volvo has arrived.

CNET - ROADSHOW

17 October
Volvo pays for charging, Kia Soul EV postponed, very small electric cars: Today’s Car News

Volvo introduced its first electric car yesterday, and elaborated on a plan that will pay owners of its plug-in hybrids to, well, plug in. Uniti, also from Sweden, revealed its One, an urban electric minicar for the no-frills yet always-connected...

Green Car Reports

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17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge Debuts

Volvo has unveiled the Volvo XC40 Recharge, a fully electric version of their compact XC40 SUV.  Recharge will be the brand name for all Volvo branded EVs going forward and Volvo plans to unveil a Recharge option every year for the next 5 years. ...

Cheers & Gears

17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge, Toyota next-gen EV, Mercedes-AMG C63 hybrid: Car News Headlines

Volvo's electric XC40 is finally here, and it's been badged an XC40 Recharge. It comes with 402 horsepower, all-wheel drive, and a 78-kilowatt-hour battery that should return around 200 miles of range. Toyota has revealed the first of its...

MotorAuthority

17 October
2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge electric crossover debuts: 200 miles, all-wheel drive, constantly updated

Volvo's first all-electric car made its official debut Wednesday and carries with it the automaker's ambitious plan to pollute less from the vehicles it produces and to reduce emissions from the factories that make the cars. The 2021 Volvo XC40 will...

The Car Connection

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17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge is all-electric with 408 hp and 258 mile range

Volvo has been teasing an electric version of its XC40 crossover for several months now. It’s called the Volvo XC40 Recharge, and it’s finally here. We’ll see what it can actually do when it hits the road but, on paper at least, it seems mighty...

BMW Blog

17 October
2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge First Look

  First all-electric vehicle for Volvo Set to go on sale in late 2020 Pricing expected to be below $50,000 Range estimated to be around 200 miles   Volvo has introduced its first all-electric vehicle, the 2021 XC40 Recharge..

Kelly Blue Book

17 October
Volvo is paying plug-in hybrid drivers for all the electricity they use

As Volvo sees it, plug-in hybrids are the path toward achieving one of its high-aiming carbon-reduction goals—making fully electric cars half of its sales by 2025. To do so, the automaker plans to nudge its portion of PHEVs in the U.S. over the next...

Green Car Reports

17 October
All-electric Volvo XC40 Recharge revealed

The Car Expert - Independent car buying and car finance advice Volvo’s first vehicle in its all-electric offensive has been revealed in the form of the Volvo XC40 Recharge compact SUV. All-electric Volvo XC40 Recharge revealed

The Car Expert

17 October
Volvo Publishes Powertrain Details of Its First BEV

Volvo has released details of the BEV powertrain for its fully electric version of the Volvo XC40, the first battery-only vehicle in its range. The Volvo XC40 Recharge, a new badging family for the automaker, was announced in September but the...

TU Automotive

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17 October
Volvo to axe hybrids and focus on pure electric cars

News 17 Oct, 2019 Volvo sets its sights on becoming a fully electric car brand like Tesla and that will spell the end of its hybrid models after 2025

Auto Express

17 October
Electric Volvo XC40 Recharge Arrives With 249-Mile Range

The Swedish automaker’s first all-electric vehicle offers 408 horsepower and 249 miles of driving range. Volvo has taken the wraps off the XC40 Recharge, the first of many all-electric vehicles it has planned for the coming years. The electric SUV...

AutoTribute

17 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge P8

All-electric Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 breaks cover

Go Auto

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17 October
Opinion: Can Volvo succeed where governments have failed?

Volvo now offers an electrified version of its entire range The Swedish firm believes that it can take a lead on tackling climate change through bold actions Shortly before Volvo revealed the XC40 Recharge, its first fully electric vehicle, it...

Autocar

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16 October
Volvo wants to be climate-neutral by 2040

The Swedish automaker is taking a multipronged approach to reducing its environmental impact.

CNET - ROADSHOW

16 October
2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge First Look: The First of Many Volvo EVs to Come

Volvo isn’t being shy about it: We need to change our ways to combat climate change issues the world faces today. Cars in particular—including, by Volvo’s admission, its own—are primary contributors to greenhouse gas emissions and resource depletion...

Motor Trend

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16 October
2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge: Brand's First EV Packs 408 Horsepower, Over 249-Mile Range

Volvo revealed its first fully electric vehicle, a battery-only version of its compact XC40 crossover, called the XC40 Recharge. The hip and charming five-seater isn't just important because of its propulsion system, but also because it's the...

The Drive

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16 October
Volvo’s XC40 crossover goes fully battery electric for “under $48,000”

This is the XC40 Recharge, Volvo's new battery electric crossover. It goes on sale next year at about $55,000 before you take any tax incentives into account. [credit: Brian Won ...

Ars Technica

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16 October
Volvo to offer free electricity to plug-in hybrid buyers

Volvo XC40 plug-in hybrid Customers will be offered cash incentive to use Swedish firm's PHEV models as efficiently as possible Volvo will offer buyers of its plug-in hybrid models a year’s worth of free electricity to promote them to use...

Autocar

16 October
All-electric 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge crossover debuts, aims for more than 200 miles of range

The first all-electric Volvo is also the first Volvo that will continue to improve, the automaker said Wednesday. Volvo rolled out the all-electric XC40 Recharge compact crossover in Los Angeles and said the electric vehicle will have two 150-kw...

Green Car Reports

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16 October
Electric 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge arrives with 249-mile range

Volvo has taken the wraps off its first electric car, the 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge, which is also the first model to debut under its new Recharge sub-brand. The 2020 XC40 Recharge is based on the XC40 SUV and at first glance it looks nearly...

The Torque Report

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16 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge REVEALED – the electric XC40 arrives as Volvo’s first EV

The Volvo XC40 Recharge arrives as Volvo’s first battery electric car, and first ‘Recharge’ model, with 75kWh battery and 402bhp. We reported earlier today that the electric XC40 will come with a new name, and here it is – the Volvo XC40 Recharge...

Cars UK

16 October
The 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge is Volvo's first EV

Filed under: Green,Volvo,Crossover,Electric,Luxury Continue reading The 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge is Volvo's first EV The 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge is Volvo's first EV originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:22:00 EDT. Please...

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16 October
Volvo unveils electric XC40 Recharge: 250 miles of range, dual motors and more

After weeks of teasing, Volvo has now unveiled the all-electric version of its XC40 SUV, the Volvo XC40 Recharge. The electric SUV is equipped with a dual-motor powertrain, a range of ‘over 250 miles (400 km)’, and more. more… Subscribe to...

Electrek

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16 October
Introducing The All-Electric 2020 Volvo XC40 Recharge

408 horsepower with 200 miles of driving range.

CarBuzz

16 October
All-Electric 2021 XC40 Recharges Volvo’s Future

Competes with: BMW i3, Lexus NX 300h, Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model Y (eventually) Looks like: An XC40 with a plastic cover where the grille should be Drivetrains: Dual-motor, battery-electric all-wheel drive powertrain producing a claimed 402...

cars.com

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16 October
Volvo reveals XC40 Recharge as first full electric model

New EV version of popular SUV produces 402bhp from twin motor set-up, with more than 248 miles of range Volvo has unveiled the XC40 Recharge as its first full battery electric model, with the SUV featuring a 402bhp twin motor set-up and a claimed...

Autocar

16 October
Volvo unveils its first pure-electric car: the XC40 Recharge

SWEDISH CAR maker Volvo has revealed its first pure-electric model: the XC40 Recharge. Based on the petrol XC40, the plug-in version is identical in many ways to the petrol, diesel and “Twin Engine” plug-in hybrid versions. All the exterior...

Sunday Times Driving

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16 October
Volvo RECHARGE is the name for Volvo’s electric cars – the first the electric XC40 Recharge

Volvo has revealed that its electrified cars – plug-in hybrid and electric – will carry the ‘Recharge’ branding as they announce plans for big CO2 reductions. We’re only a few hours away from the reveal of the new electric Volvo XC40, ahead of...

Cars UK

16 October
Volvo XC40 Recharge vs Kia e-Niro: electric SUV specs comparison

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 17:45 A fully electric version of the Volvo XC40 SUV has been launched, but how does it compare to the class-leading Kia e-Niro?

Carbuyer

16 October
Volvo announces plan to become climate neutral by 2040

Filed under: Green,Volvo,Emissions,Fuel Efficiency,Electric,Future,Hybrid Volvo Cars, owned by China's Geely Holding, is targeting a 40% reduction in the carbon footprint of each car it manufactures by 2025 as it bids to become...

AutoBlog

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16 October
Volvo launches Recharge brand for electrified cars

Swedish firm will disclose average lifecycle carbon footprint of new models as part of bold plan to reduce emissions Volvo will introduce a new Recharge brand for all of its full electric and plug-in hybrid cars, and has vowed to show buyers the...

Autocar

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16 October
Volvo aims to slash its CO2 output by 2025

News 16 Oct, 2019 Volvo is aiming to reduce the CO2 footprint of every model by 40 per cent starting with the upcoming XC40 EV

Auto Express

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16 October
Volvo XC40: everything you need to know

First details on all-electric Volvo XC40

Car Magazine

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16 October
The brand-new, all-electric Volvo XC40 has 408bhp

Say hello to Volvos first full EV the XC40 Recharge

TopGear

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16 October
Flicking the switch: all-electric (2020) Volvo XC40 Recharge

The Swedes first full EV is a high performance compact crossover

Car Magazine

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10 October
Volvo uses Google’s Android tech for the new all-electric XC40

Volvo Cars is rethinking infotainment in the forthcoming fully electric Volvo XC40. Powered by Android, the new infotainment system is claimed to offer customers personalisation, improved levels of intuitiveness and new embedded Google technology...

Diesel Car Magazine

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09 October
Volvo XC40 Electric gets Android based Infotainment

Volvo is the first company to team up with Google to produce an Android based infotainment system. The new system will debut in the soon to be unveiled Volvo XC40 Electric. The new system, called Android Automotive OS features all the expected...

Cheers & Gears

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09 October
Volvo unveils electric XC40’s infotainment system powered by Google’s Android

Volvo has been gradually unveiling details about its new electric XC40 ahead of the unveiling next week, and today, the automaker unveils its infotainment system, which is powered by Google’s Android. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for...

Electrek


07 October
Volvo Cars to merge traditional engine unit with Geely

Swedish group and its Chinese parent will focus on developing electric technology

FT.com Autos

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07 October
Volvo and Geely to merge combustion engine operations

Its a future-thinking move geared towards growing EV demands

Car Magazine

03 October
Volvo Claims 1M Connected Car Milestone

Volvo is claiming to have delivered more than 1M connected vehicles including trucks, buses, and construction equipment. It says customers are reporting data collected through the technology has improved productivity and vehicle uptime, reducing...

TU Automotive


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