This new platform is envisioned to be the basis for at minimum one new all-electric Volvo, the recently rumored XC20. “For a scaled-down automobile than the XC40 you can argue there is no position accomplishing a combustion edition, due to the fact a small gasoline-driven automobile is also a cheap automobile. The question [for us] is regardless of whether it can be top quality and rewarding.”

Future year we can be expecting a new EV-only Volvo that will share the XC40’s Compact Modular Architecture (CMA). This set up also underpins the Polestar two. And yes, the following-technology XC90 will definitely have an all-electric edition, and its envisioned PHEV counterpart could conclusion up staying Volvo’s final utilization of a combustion motor.