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Volvo XC40 Recharge

£579 / month | £48,300

Volvo XC40 Recharge

£579 / month | £48,300

Volvo XC40 Recharge

A green Volvo XC40 Recharge pure electric SUV with reimagined design details.

For every you.

Discover and start your online order today – with reimagined design details and Google built in, it’s bolder and more versatile than ever, wherever your life takes you.

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Choose your way to drive electric
Flexible subscription

3 months' notice

Change car or cancel easily
£709 / month
Fixed subscription

36 months fixed

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£579 / month
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Includes our Care offer
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No compromises

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 electric propulsion with zero tailpipe emissions.

Charge on the road

Out travelling, you can fast charge the XC40 Recharge Twin from 10 to 80 per cent in around 37 minutes.*

Charge at home

For convenient charging at home, we recommend installing a charging wallbox device.

* Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

* Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

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.

Help finding charging stations

You can use Google Maps in your Volvo to find charging stations along the way. This is particularly useful on longer trips and it can help you plan and enjoy a more relaxed journey.

Always up to date

With the XC40 Recharge you can receive automatic over the air updates and enjoy a car that keeps improving over time and is always up to date.

Immerse yourself in a premium media and audio 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 and a premium Harman Kardon sound system, you, your car and your life have never been closer.

Google Assistant

Hands-free help in the car.

Harman Kardon speakers inside a Volvo XC40 Recharge.
Harman Kardon premium sound

Puts you at the heart of the music.

Google Play

Stay connected to your digital life.

Volvo with Google built in

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

Assisted safety. It’s in our DNA.

Assisted safety. It’s in our DNA.

Cross traffic alert with autobrake supports the driver when reversing with limited view. The system can detect vehicles crossing behind and if needed, the autobrake can be applied.*

Our blind spot information system (BLIS) provides active support when changing lanes. If there is a risk of collision with other vehicles in the adjacent lane, BLIS can subtly adjust steering, helping keep you, your car and your loved ones right where you mean to be.

* Driver support functions are not a substitute for the driver’s attention and judgment. Cross traffic alert may have limited functionality in certain situations. Brake intervention is only active at lower speeds.

** Vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists moving in the same direction of the car can be detected under certain speeds and in certain conditions. Detection systems are dependent on objects being illuminated and require the vehicle’s front and rear lights to be working when it is dark. Driver remains responsible for safe driving at all times.

Volvo Digital services package make sure you stay connected on the move.

Digital services

Our Digital services package conveniently harmonises you, your Volvo and your digital life, making sure you stay connected on the move. Enjoy up to three years* of Google smarts and Volvo enabling tech including: - Google Assistant, Google Maps and Google Play - Volvo Cars app remote services - All data included

* The pure electric XC40 Recharge is supplied with a subscription of the Digital services package for up to three years. After this period, new terms apply.

* The pure electric XC40 Recharge is supplied with a subscription of the Digital services package for up to three years. After this period, new terms apply.

Figure i. Carbon Footprint for XC40 ICE and XC40 Recharge, with different electricity-mixes in the use phase used for the XC40 Recharge.

Results are shown in tonne CO2-equivalents per functional unit (200 000 km lifetime range)

What do you want to know about the XC40 Recharge pure electric?

If you’re looking for a flexible, hassle-free alternative to leasing or buying a brand new electric car, subscribing to the XC40 Recharge is the perfect choice. Our subscription starts with a 30-day trial, during which time there's no notice period. After that, you can continue with your subscription – and change car or quit with just 3 months' notice. That way, you get to decide if an electric car is the best option for you. Alternatively, if you’re ready to embrace an all-electric drive for longer, you can commit to your XC40 Recharge for a fixed 36-month period.

You can subscribe for a fixed 36-month period or choose a flexible contract with just 3 months’ notice, whichever suits your situation. Both options include a 30-day trial without any notice period (first-time customers only).

Now that you can subscribe to the XC40 Recharge, it's never been simpler to go green and try a fully electric car. You can subscribe for a fixed 36-month period or choose a flexible contract with just 3 months’ notice, whichever suits your situation. Both options include a 30-day trial without any notice period (first-time customers only). And with a subscription, it’s easier to stay in control of your finances. There’s no bank loan, no deposit, no hidden costs. Just a clear monthly fee that covers most practicalities.

The pure electric XC40 Recharge has Google Maps, Google Assistant and Google Play built in.

Yes, up to three years of access to the services are included. After that you can buy a continuation of the subscription if you wish to continue using all the services included.

A subscription lasts up to three years. If the car is new, this period starts on the retail delivery date. The subscription is linked to the car, so in the event of the car being sold, any remaining subscription time is passed on to the next owner/user.

In markets where Volvo has signed a contract with a mobile network operator, all data required is included for four years in the Digital services package. This includes both for navigation and voice assistant, as well as downloading and running any type of apps (e.g. music streaming). In markets where there is no contract for data, you will need to connect with your own device (Bluetooth tethering) and use your personal data plan to access these services. Please note: Digital services is only available for XC40 mild hybrids and the pure electric XC40 Recharge.

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Depending on powertrain, a fully-charged battery can give you a projected range of up to 418km* (Twin motor) or 400km* (single motor) in mixed driving. But your real-world range is also affected by your driving style and other circumstances, such as outdoor temperature, weather, wind, topography and roads. Other factors that impact range include how much electricity you use for car functions such as heating and cooling of the car. One way to improve range is to pre-condition your car during charging so it’s already at a comfortable temperature when you go. You can also add a heat pump that saves valuable energy.

On a daily basis, you will probably fill up the battery whenever the car is parked where charging is possible – be it at home, at work or in the city. So range should not be an issue for everyday driving, provided that you have good access to charging.

* The figures are based on WLTP data obtained under specific testing conditions. The real-life driving range and energy consumption achieved under real conditions varies depending on driving behaviour and other external factors. For single motor figures are preliminary, final vehicle certification pending.

The charging time depends on the charging equipment you use and the electric installation at your home. The standard home charging cable with a household connector is primarily an auxiliary cable. Charging an empty battery to 100 per cent with this cable takes approximately 40–72 hours depending on market, at a charge rate of about 7–14 km range per hour.

For regular and considerably shorter charging times at home, we recommend a 3-phase 11 kW wallbox. This installation can give you approximately 7-8 hours charging time (from empty to 100 per cent), or around 50–60 km range per hour.

When charging at stations outside your home, the most probable situations are that you will top the battery during shorter periods of time, for example from 40 per cent to 80 per cent (11 kW AC gives around 50–60 km range per hour). And on longer trips, you may charge the car using fast-charging DC stations. At a 150 kW DC charging station, you can charge the battery from 10 to around 80 per cent in approximately 32 or 37 minutes depending on powertrain (or around 80–100 km range in 10 minutes). Just enough time to take a rest and have a meal.

Please note: Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

The cost for electricity varies depending on local conditions, but the cost can be lower compared to petrol or diesel. The lowered fuel cost is also one of several reasons to switch to an electric car. And for even lower costs, you can pre-set your pure electric XC40 Recharge to charge at the times when the tariffs are the lowest, often at night.

The Volvo Cars Warranty for the battery is 8 years or 160,000km, whichever occurs first, provided that the car and battery are maintained and used in accordance with Volvo Cars’ recommendations.

If the battery or a battery module needs to be replaced, this can be done just like any other technical part of the car.

This pure electric compact SUV is perfectly suited for comfortable long-distance driving. And the battery’s high capacity ensures you can do so without worrying about range. If you need to charge during the journey, you can do so at an AC charging station or DC fast-charging station. At a 150 kW DC charging station, you can charge the battery from 10 to around 80 per cent in approximately 32 or 37 minutes depending on powertrain (or around 80–100 km range in 10 minutes) – just enough time to rest or have a meal during the trip.

Please note: Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

Smart battery design means all occupants have as much space as in an ordinary XC40. This also gives uncompromised versatility and smart storage solutions. The rear load compartment capacity is 419 litres above the load floor. The battery encroaches on the space below the load floor, but this is to a large extent compensated by the front load compartment under the hood, which offers space for charging cables and other items.

We believe you should be able to drive pure electric without compromising on everyday versatility. That’s why the pure electric XC40 Recharge Twin can tow up to 1,800kg.

The standard-fitted home charging cable is primarily designed as an auxiliary cable for household applications. For considerably faster and more convenient charging at home, we recommend installing a 3-phase 11 kW wallbox.

Please note: the availability of charging equipment may vary depending on market.

You will find the fastest charging at a DC fast-charging station along the route. To charge as fast as possible, we recommend you to limit the car's charging level to 80 per cent. This helps keep your charging times short because the last 20 per cent of charging takes the longest time. So charging the battery from 10 to 80 per cent at a 150kW DC charging station takes only around 32 or 37 minutes depending on powertrain. But if needed to reach your destination or the next charging station, you can choose to charge the battery up to 100 per cent using the settings in the car’s centre display.

Please note: Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

In countries where Google Maps includes charging stations, you can find public charging stations direct from the map in the car’s centre display or via a smartphone app. From here you can also select preferred charging stations and get guidance.

The battery means there is 500 kg of extra weight that needs to be addressed in an impact – for the car’s occupants as well as for other vehicles. The battery also needs separate protection to avoid harmful leakage after a collision. By utilising a range of innovative safety solutions, Volvo Cars’ safety engineers have met all these challenges.

The electric motors are sealed for life and maintenance-free. So compared to a combustion engine-propelled car, the pure electric XC40 Recharge needs much less maintenance which may result in lower running costs.

Over the full lifecycle, the XC40 Recharge pure electric’s carbon footprint will be lower compared to both the XC40 plug-in hybrid and the XC40 mild hybrid. The exact differences for the vehicle types depend on a lot of parameters, for instance the electricity mix when charging, the vehicle’s lifetime and driving behaviour.

We are committed to full transparency when it comes to the carbon impact of our electric vehicles and a lifecycle analysis (LCA) of the pure electric XC40 Recharge can be found here.

Volvo Cars is committed to full traceability, helping to ensure that our customers can drive electrified Volvos knowing the raw material for the batteries has been sourced responsibly. The introduction of blockchain technology significantly boosts traceability within our cobalt supply chain. Blockchain, in conjunction with inspection on mine sites, GPS tracking, entry and exit scanning, verified logistics providers, facial recognition, ID checks, and time tracking, all contribute to a material’s traceability from a mine to the car factory.

Volvo Cars works closely with our suppliers to increase the sustainability of our products and services, including through securing responsible supply chains and making efficient use of resources. We are committed to the responsible sourcing of minerals and metals, and fully support the OECD Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-affected and High-risk Areas. In this respect, we require our battery suppliers to support our commitment to have full transparency of our cobalt supply chain, and to work towards full traceability.

Sustainability performance is a key consideration when assessing and selecting our suppliers. We monitor the performance of existing suppliers, and follow up with third party audits. We also put requirements on our battery suppliers to minimise carbon emissions during the production processes, including through the use of renewable energy. All our suppliers have to agree to the Volvo Cars' Code of Conduct for Business Partners, which includes the observation of human rights, including labour rights.

The figures are based on WLTP data obtained under specific testing conditions. The real-life driving range and energy consumption achieved under real conditions varies depending on driving behaviour and other external factors.

Fast charging DC up to 150 kW under optimal charging conditions for XC40 Recharge Twin. Charging times are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

Accelaration figure refers to XC40 Recharge Twin.

Features depicted may not be standard or available for all styles and engine options.

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