Volvo XC40 ,Volvo XC40Before launching ) the company has listed it on the Indian website. However, the Swedish brand is yet to officially announce its price. The ex-showroom price of the Volvo XC40 Recharge electric SUV in India has been kept at Rs 75 lakh. This has made it the second most expensive Volvo car in the country. However, it is quite affordable as compared to other luxury electric SUVs like Mercedes-Benz EQC, Audi e-tron, Jaguar I-Pace and BMW IX.
To recall, Volvo had showcased the XC40 recharge in India about a year ago. During this it was said that booking will start in June and then delivery will be done in October 2021. However, the semiconductor chip crisis scuttled the company’s plans. The company later announced that the launch of this electric SUV has been postponed until early 2022. With the model finally listed in the Volvo India website, it looks like the company is all set to debut its first EV in the country in the coming weeks.
what are the features
The Volvo XC40 Recharge comes with an all-wheel drive set-up. It gets two 204hp electric motors. Which combined generates 408hp power and 660Nm torque. This electric SUV can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in 4.9 seconds and has a top speed of 180 kmph. It gets a 78kWh under-floor battery pack. With this help, the electric XC40 is claimed to cover a distance of 418 km on a single full charge, as per the European WLTP test cycle. The battery can be charged from 11kW AC or 150kW DC. The DC charger can charge the battery from 0 to 80 percent in just 40 minutes.
Talking about other features, the India-spec XC40 gets LED headlights, 19-inch alloy wheels, panoramic sunroof, leather upholstery, hands-free function for tailgate, two-zone climate control, 12-inch digital instrument cluster, wireless Features like phone charging, Android-powered touchscreen infotainment system, powered driver seat with memory and a powered passenger seat are available.
These features given for safety
Being a Volvo car, the XC40 Recharge offers a plethora of safety features. The Indian model comes with safety features like 7 airbags, adaptive cruise control, tire pressure monitor, blind-spot monitor, cross traffic alert, 360-degree camera, auto parking, lane keep assist, oncoming lane mitigation, road sign recognition and hill descent control. went.