Volvo C40 Recharge – Unexpected Specs, Price And Design

Volvo C40 Recharge – Unexpected Specs, Price And Design

Volvo C40 Recharge

Electric cars are taking over the hold gradually which was ruled by motor cars for so many years, beacuse of electric cars’ property of using energy stored in rechargeable batteries, reduced emissions and various other features too. The automakers are looking out ways of producing electric cars which would cause the least amount of pollution or harm to the environment and help this work in becoming a better place to live. One of these is being developed by Volvo cars which is named as Volvo C40 Recharge.

Features Of VOLVO C40 Recharge

The Volvo C40 Recharge is an all electric subcompact, five door luxury crossover SUV, which is being manufactured by Volvo cars at Belgium: Ghent. It is related to Volvo XC40. The C40 shares the front end and front doors with the XC40. It is successor of Volvo C40 (C-segment).


Interior Of Volvo C40 Recharge

The new C40 Recharge will be offered with a wide range of unique interior trim colours and lines. The cabin mirrors that of XC40. It will be the Volvo’s first model to be completely leather free. There will be high seating positions. Enough storage throughout the cabin will be seen. A very different feature from others are backlit trim panels on the dashboard and doors that illuminate to reveal an abstract representation of a topography map.


Exterior Of Volvo C40 Recharge

The Volvo C40 Recharge has bold and powerful looks. The SUV elements will be seen with a sleek and lower profile, making it look more modern. Here the new pixel LEDs automatically adjust to light conditions and switch on and off automatically to optimize the light pattern. The vertical rear lights are segmented that gives out a classic design. The sloping roof gives it a more hatchback design. It has been designed in a more dynamic way.

Specification Of Volvo C40 Recharge

The dimensions include 4431 mm ( 174.4 inch ) length, 1863 mm ( 73.3 inch ) width, 1582 mm ( 62.3 inch ) height and a wheelbase of 2702 mm ( 106.4 inch ). The sloping rear marginally reduces the rear passenger headroom by 62 mm. There is a 31 litre boot capacity under the bonnet ‘frunk’.


Battery, Charge And Range Of Volvo C40 Recharge

This will contain a battery pack of 75 kWh under the floor of usable energy storage. It’s battery pack will deliver two hundred and ten miles of driving range per charge. This will be capable of 150 ke DC rapid charging, which will charge the battery up to eighty per cent in just forty minutes. It can also be charged at home by plugging it into a 110 volt or 220 volt outlet, it will have a slow charging time. Volvo says machine’s range should improve over car’s lifetime through planned Over-The-Air software updates.

Performance Of Volvo C40 Recharge

This Volvo C40 models will have two electric motors, one placed in the front and other mounted in the rear, all wheel drive is standard. Each motor will come up with two hundred and four horse power and together both motors will provide a combined output of four hundred and eight horse power along with 660 Nm of torque. It will accelerate from zero to hundred kph in 4.9 seconds, with a top speed limited to one hundred and eighty kph.


Safety And Driver Assistance Feature Of Volvo C40 Recharge

Standard technologies are likely to be offered by Volvo when C40 Recharge reaches the market. Key safety features include standard automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection and cyclist detection, standard lane departure warning with lane keeping assist and standard adaptive cruise control with semi-autonomous driving mode.

Warranty And Maintenance Of Volvo C40 Recharge

Volvo offers a good warranty package for its new cars. The Volvo C40 will be available as a part of care by Volvo subscription service that will include a home charging station and an extended maintenance plan. Limited warranty covers four years or fifty thousand miles. Powertrain warranty covers four years or fifty thousand miles. Battery components are covered for eight years or 100,000 miles. Complimentary scheduled maintenance is covered for three years or thirty six thousand miles.


Infotainment System Of Volvo C40 Recharge

A touch screen will run on Google Android based infotainment system and it will be standard. The system will be offered with unlimited data usage, provide navigation through Google Maps, it will respond to voice commands via Google Assistant and other apps can also be downloaded through Google Play Store. A digital gauge display and a premium stereo system are expected to be standard or optional in the model.

Launch And Price Of Volvo C40 Recharge

The Swedish car maker is set to launch the C40 Recharge in India in the coming months. The base price is expected to start at Rs. 50.00 – 55.00 lakh.

Enjoy rides with comfort along with Volvo C40 Recharge when it is available in the market. It will never disappoint it’s owner.


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