2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Twin Final
Class: Electrical Automobile
Miles pushed: 400
Battery capability: 78 kWh
|CG Report Card|
|Room and Consolation||B+|
|Energy and Efficiency||A|
|Match and End||A|
|Gas Financial system||A|
|Report-card grades are derived from a consensus of test-driver evaluations. All grades are versus different automobiles in the identical class. Worth grade is for particular trim degree evaluated, and will not replicate Shopper Information’s impressions of the whole mannequin lineup.|
|Massive & Tall Consolation|
|Massive & Tall consolation rankings are for entrance seats solely. “Massive” ranking primarily based on male tester weighing roughly 350 kilos, “Tall” ranking primarily based on 6’6″-tall male tester.|
|Engine Specs||402 horsepower|
|Engine Kind||Electrical motors|
EPA-estimate MPGe: 92 metropolis/79 hwy/85 mixed
EPA-estimated driving vary: 223 miles
Shopper Information vary estimate (superb situations): 223+ miles
Base worth: $58,150 (not together with $1095 vacation spot cost)
Choices on check automobile: Particular paint ($695), heated steering wheel ($150)
Worth as examined: $60,090
The nice: Higher-than-expected passenger and cargo room inside tidy exterior dimensions; snappy acceleration; inside seems to be and feels convincingly upscale
The nice: Comfy; youthful-yet-sophisticated styling
The not so good: Sophisticated infotainment system; not fairly as a lot vary as some EV rivals, uninspiring steering and dealing with
New to the Volvo U.S. lineup for the 2021 mannequin 12 months, the all-electric XC40 Recharge enjoys various updates for the 2022 mannequin 12 months. You may learn our full report of the 2021 mannequin right here.
For the brand new 12 months, the XC40 Recharge is obtainable in three new trim ranges: Twin, Twin Plus, and topline Twin Final. Just one trim degree was provided in 2021. Vary is improved for 2022 as effectively. The 2021 XC40 was EPA rated to journey 208 miles on a full cost, the 2022 is now rated at 223.
In Shopper Information testing—throughout a interval of battery-friendly gentle temperatures—we noticed vary estimates as excessive as 280 miles, credible outcomes primarily based on our analysis.
Our top-trim Twin Final loved a premium-level cabin, trimmed in high-quality materials and loads of soft-touch surfaces. Certainly, the whole drive expertise is polished, with journey high quality, sound ranges, and audio-system efficiency all worthy of luxurious automobiles costing way more than our check automotive.
As we’ve famous previously, the XC40 Recharge isn’t particularly sporty, with lifeless steering really feel, and demonstrating appreciable lean in corners. That stated, Volvo’s small electrical crossover is quick—very quick. It’s fast from a cease and round city, and makes straightforward work of passing and merging chores.
One large plus is the XC40’s roomy cabin. Our large and tall check drivers discovered a lot the Volvo straightforward to get out and in of, and comfy even on journeys.
Volvo XC40 Recharge Twin Final Gallery
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