Volvo XC40 Recharge - Pure Electric

Unplug and play
The XC40 Recharge is our first pure electric compact SUV, built for city life. Bold and expressive design meets compact efficiency. Discover Volvo's first pure electric compact SUV.

4.7 sec
0 – 62mph

259 mi​les
Pure electric range*

40 min
approx 80% charged **

Google
Built in

* Range is according to WLTP driving cycles and real-world range may vary. Figures are based on preliminary target. Final vehicle certification pending.
**Fast charging DC up to 150 kW under optimal charging conditions. Charging times are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

A woman and a man load a sports bag and tennis racket into their Volvo XC40 Recharge
An XC40 Recharge from above, parked in a pink room
A blonde girl with a sports bag and tennis racket in her hand is on her way to her XC40 Recharge

Explore the potential benefits and savings of purchasing and owning a pure electric vehicle.

The XC40 Recharge doesn’t force you to choose between power and responsible driving. Just take your seat, select a gear and enjoy the comfort of one pedal drive and the impressive strength of twin electric motors and all-wheel drive with zero tailpipe emissions. Charge on the road; out travelling, you can fast charge from zero to 80 percent in around 40 minutes. Charge at home; for convenient charging at home, we recommend installing a charging wallbox device.

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A seamless electric driving experience with intuitive tech and Google built in.

Best-in-class navigation

With Google Maps fully integrated in the car and hands-free voice control enabled by Google Assistant, real-time traffic info and automatic rerouting let you reach your destination with less hassle.

Plan charging with ease

With a built in route planner, you can be alerted when to charge before power runs low. It also recommends when and where to charge, helping you enjoy a more relaxed journey.

Always up to date

The XC40 Recharge is designed to start receiving automatic over the air updates in 2021. Once available, you’ll enjoy a car that gets better all the time and is always up to date.

Connect yourself to a premium media experience​

Talk to Google in your XC40 Recharge for hands-free control. Through a familiar interface, you can enjoy entertainment and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues – just by using your voice. With access to apps on Google Play, you, your car and your life have never been closer.

Google integration on a XC40

Volvo with Google built in

Your Volvo with Google built in is seamlessly integrated for a uniquely helpful, connected, and more streamlined driving experience.

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The XC40 Recharge - The compact SUV designed with a purpose for our planet – and engineered for urban driving.

Lead the way

Both responsive and responsible driving – the vital combination provided by the high-performance electric powertrain in our first pure electric luxury SUV.

Pure power

408hp. 0–100km/h in 4.7 sec. 1,500kg towing. No tailpipe emissions while driving. With the pure electric XC40 Recharge, you don't have to compromise anymore to drive in a more responsible way.

A white XC40 Recharge stands still and is charged by a pink charging cable
A close-up on the right taillight on a Volvo XC40 Recharge

Lead the way

Both responsive and responsible driving – the vital combination provided by the high-performance electric powertrain in our first pure electric luxury SUV.

Pure power

408hp. 0–100km/h in 4.7 sec. 1,500kg towing. No tailpipe emissions while driving. With the pure electric XC40 Recharge, you don't have to compromise anymore to drive in a more responsible way.

Take charge

A large 78 kWh battery with a projected range of above 400 km*. So you don’t have to charge it often. And when needed, it can fast-charge from zero to 80% in approximately 40 minutes**.

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Share the journey

The Volvo Cars App lets friends and family access your XC40 SUV when they need it. Sustainable ownership for practical urban living.

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A man with a phone in his hand and a woman on his left-hand side standing behind a Volvo XC40 Recharge

Take charge

A large 78 kWh battery with a projected range of above 400 km*. So you don’t have to charge it often. And when needed, it can fast-charge from zero to 80% in approximately 40 minutes**.

Share the journey

The Volvo Cars App lets friends and family access your XC40 SUV when they need it. Sustainable ownership for practical urban living.

Inside a Volvo XC40 Recharge with black interior, the driver's door is open and there is a water bottle in the door

Design for our future

The XC40 Recharge is designed to reduce environmental impact, including the use of sustainable material. For example, the interior carpeting is entirely made of recycled plastic.

Anyone can join

The roomy interior of the XC40 SUV can comfortably accommodate whomever you decide to roll with.

Inside a Volvo XC40 Recharge with black interior, the driver's door is open and there is a water bottle in the door
A woman is sitting in the trunk of a XC40 Recharge, next to her there is another woman and man, it is sunny

Design for our future

The XC40 Recharge is designed to reduce environmental impact, including the use of sustainable material. For example, the interior carpeting is entirely made of recycled plastic.

Anyone can join

The roomy interior of the XC40 SUV can comfortably accommodate whomever you decide to roll with.

Be in control every mile of the journey, with intuitive comfort and convenience features.

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Stand out

Bold and expressive SUV body design meets compact efficiency. Explore the heart of any city without blending into the crowd.

The trunk lid on the front of the Volvo XC40 Recharge is packed with a sports bag

Get creative

Loads of smart storage for water bottles, gym bags, phones, laptops, take-away food and whatever. Including a front compartment for your charging cables. This is life made easy.

Three young people standing next to a Volvo XC40 Recharge with open trunk lid, the shadow of a palm tree is visible on the wa
The trunk lid on the front of the Volvo XC40 Recharge is packed with a sports bag

Stand out

Bold and expressive SUV body design meets compact efficiency. Explore the heart of any city without blending into the crowd.

Get creative

Loads of smart storage for water bottles, gym bags, phones, laptops, take-away food and whatever. Including a front compartment for your charging cables. This is life made easy.

A blonde woman is using the connectivity system inside her Volvo XC40 Recharge

Stay in sync

Google Assistant, Google Maps and Google Play Store. The XC40 Recharge pure electric is fully connected to your digital life – even without your phone.

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Personal touch

Preheat, precool and more – own your space before you’re in it with a simple tap of the Volvo Cars App.

A blonde woman is using the connectivity system inside her Volvo XC40 Recharge
A woman in pink walks next to a Volvo XC40 Recharge that gets charged next to a charging pole

Stay in sync

Google Assistant, Google Maps and Google Play Store. The XC40 Recharge pure electric is fully connected to your digital life – even without your phone.

Personal touch

Preheat, precool and more – own your space before you’re in it with a simple tap of the Volvo Cars App.

A blond woman drives her Volvo XC40 Recharge at dawn

A helping hand

Driver assist with curve speed adaption tweaks your cruising speed automatically for greater comfort and accuracy in virtually any traffic condition.

Premium sound

Enjoy your musical journey with Harman Kardon. Strategically placed speakers, surround sound and precise tuning create a captivating audio experience that puts you in the centre of the music.

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Harman/Kardon speakers inside a Volvo XC40 Recharge

A helping hand

Driver assist with curve speed adaption tweaks your cruising speed automatically for greater comfort and accuracy in virtually any traffic condition.

Premium sound

Enjoy your musical journey with Harman Kardon. Strategically placed speakers, surround sound and precise tuning create a captivating audio experience that puts you in the centre of the music.

Assisted safety. It’s in Volvo's DNA.

Volvo 360° parking view

360° parking view

With four cameras providing a 360° view and flank sensors increasing awareness of objects at the side of the car, our system can help you park confidently even in confined spaces.

Volvo's Driver Assist Technology

Avoid collisions

Day or night, our intelligent safety assistance technology can help you detect and avoid other vehicles, pedestrians, cyclists and large animals. It does this by first warning the driver then autobraking if the driver fails to react.*

Volvo's Safety Cross traffic alerts systems

Help crossing oncoming traffic

Our safety assistance technology can help when making a turn across oncoming traffic by autobraking if there’s risk of a collision.

Volvo 360° parking view
Volvo's Driver Assist Technology
Volvo's Safety Cross traffic alerts systems

360° parking view

With four cameras providing a 360° view and flank sensors increasing awareness of objects at the side of the car, our system can help you park confidently even in confined spaces.

Avoid collisions

Day or night, our intelligent safety assistance technology can help you detect and avoid other vehicles, pedestrians, cyclists and large animals. It does this by first warning the driver then autobraking if the driver fails to react.*

Help crossing oncoming traffic

Our safety assistance technology can help when making a turn across oncoming traffic by autobraking if there’s risk of a collision.

XC40 Recharge - Pure Electric

Recharge Pure electric

  • 19" 5-Spoke (Diamond Cut/Matt Graphite) with 235/50 (Front) Tyres
  • Leather/Nubuck Upholstery
  • Cutting Edge Aluminium Inlays
  • Driver Alert Control with Lane Keeping Aid
  • 12.3" Progressive Driver Display
  • Dynamic chassis
  • Sensus Connect with High Performance Sound
  • Automatic LED Headlights with Active High Beam incorporating Day Running Lights

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Discover the Volvo XC40 Recharge plug-in hybrid​​

The XC40 Recharge plug-in hybrid SUV is built for city life. Bold and expressive design meets compact efficiency with flexible storage solutions. Discover the compact Scandinavian plug-in hybrid SUV – designed for the city, and the rest of the world.

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