2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge Specs & Features Information in Torrance, CA

The 2021 XC40 Recharge is Volvo's first pure electric compact SUV and offers all of the charm, style, and comfort of the gasoline-powered XC40, which it's based on. With eight bold color choices including Bursting Blue and Sage Green, a color exclusive to the electric SUV, this is a vehicle that gets noticed. Add in the award-winning safety features, cutting-edge technology, and unparalleled comfort and you have the perfect family vehicle for life in the Los Angeles area. Learn more below before coming in for your test drive at Volvo Cars South Bay.

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Volvo XC40 Recharge features

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge Features

The handsome body design of the 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge isn't the only attractive feature of this vehicle. 19-inch 5-spoke Matte Graphite Diamond alloy wheels give a sporty look and feel as does the panoramic sunroof. Upgrade to the available 20-inch Black Diamond Cut alloy wheels for a more elegant style. The standard power operated tailgate makes loading easy as do the numerous storage areas around the vehicle for water bottles, take-away food, laptops, and much more.

Comfort comes standard in the 2021 XC40 recharge in the form of Nubuck leather seats, a leather gear-shift handle, and a leather wrapped steering wheel. A heated steering wheel and heated rear seats are part of the optional Climate Package for a new layer of luxurious comfort. If you're looking to up the ambience in the cabin, consider adding the available Lava Carpet. This bold red color contrasts beautifully with the charcoal interior and covers the floor, door inserts, lower dashboard, and tunnel console sides. Designed to reduce environmental impact, the interior carpet is made entirely from recycled plastic.

Volvo XC40 Recharge technology specs

Cutting-Edge Technology

Not only has Volvo introduced its first pure electric SUV with the 2021 Volvo SC40 Recharge, it has launched a whole new generation of infotainment system as well. Powered by Google, this system was developed with connectivity and convenience in mind. Just push a button on the steering wheel, say "Hey Google," and have instant access to Google Assistant, Google Maps, Google Play Store, and much more. Listen to your favorite music or podcast on the standard 8-speaker High Performance audio system or choose the available Harman Kardon® 14 hi-fi speaker surround sound system for a first-class listening experience.

Volvo XC40 Recharge safety and driver assist specs

Safety & Driver Assist Features

Built on a safety-conscious platform, the 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge takes not just your safety and that of your passengers' safety seriously, but the safety of other drivers on the road as well. With an electric battery to consider in the event of a collison, Volvo engineers applied the most innovative safety solutions. Collision Mitigation Support, Blind Spot Information with Cross Traffic Alert, and Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keeping Aid all come standard. An advanced body structure, LED headlights with active bending lights, and high positioned tail lights are designed to keep every occupant safe.

Volvo XC40 Recharge performance specs

Pure Electric Performance

The high performance electric powertrain in Volvo's first ever pure electric luxury SUV delivers a smooth, quiet, intuitive ride. With no start button, all you have to do is select gear and go! The 2021 XC40 Recharge comes with twin electric motors, one of which powers the rear wheels for full-time all-wheel drive. Aggressive regenerative braking allows for one pedal driving and the power of the twin motors you get an impressive 403 horsepower with 486 lb/ft of torque.

Volvo XC40 Recharge charging specs

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge Charging Information & Options

The 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge has a 78kWh battery that can be charged at home or on the road. Standard at-home charging cables are primarily designed as auxiliary cables. While charging an empty battery can take 48-73 hours, you can install a 3-phase 11 kW wallbox for faster charging. This electric vehicle is perfectly suited for long-distance trips with a projected range of 208 miles. If you need to charge mid-journey, you can use Google Maps to find the closest charging station. If it's a DC fast-charging station, you can charge from 0-80% battery power in 40 minutes, which is the perfect amount of time for a meal.

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge: The Future of Volvo

With a starting MSRP of just $53,990, it's a small price to pay for the first pure electric Volvo luxury SUV. The 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge has a smaller carbon footprint than plug-in hybrids and with Volvo's commitment to full traceability, you know that the materials used to build the battery were sourced responsibly. The electric motors are sealed for life and are maintenance-free. Come see the difference this exhilarating electric SUV has to offer at Volvo Cars South Bay in Torrance and take a test drive today!

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Spec / Feature2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge
Starting MSRP*$53,990 
Standard Electric Motor Power402 Horsepower / 486 lb-ft Torque
All-Wheel DriveStandard 
Fuel EconomyUp to 72 highway MPGe 
Long Range 200 miles 
Maximum Cargo Volume57.5 Cubic Feet 
TransmissionSingle-speed direct drive 
Performance0-60 in 4.7 seconds 
75 kWh Battery PackStandard
Wireless Smartphone Charging PadAvailable Option

*As a model year progresses, changes may occur in some of the specs, features, options and pricing. The manufacturer reserves the right to make such changes. Prices listed are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Options may vary by region. See your Authorized Volvo Dealer for details.