Volvo presents the RECHARGE model year 2021. Accelerating into the future of electric automobiles at the 37th Thailand International Motor Expo 2020.

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Volvo, the premium Swedish car brand, is powering towards the future of clean energy with exhilarating new models. The 2021 recharge electric vehicle product line will be presented at the most exciting automotive exhibition of the year “The 37th Thailand International Motor Expo 2020”.

Two models will be showcased: The New XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5, the ultimate Scandinavian style compact SUV, and the Volvo S90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid T8 Inscription, the perfect sedan in every detail, the launch of these two innovative vehicles will be celebrated with a special offer and free privileges. Buyers can select either 0% interest for 48 months or the option to choose to get free first-class insurance for 3 years, plus an upgrade to Volvo Maintenance Service for up to 5 years at half the price of the “Volvo Premium Service Program” package and many other premium items.

Since first announcing its commitment to electric vehicles in 2017, Volvo has continued to develop plug-in hybrids or electric battery-powered vehicles that have been at the forefront of the automotive industry. The Volvo booth at this year’s automotive expo, which is themed around the Volvo Recharge, further reinforces the brand’s mission and vision to be a leading brand of high-performance vehicles driven by clean energy so as drivers can power down the road with world-class advanced safety technology, outstanding driving features, and the one and only classic Scandinavian look that defines Volvo.

Mr. Chris Wailes, Managing Director of Volvo Car (Thailand) said “Volvo is fully committed to steady and energized growth in 2021, with the introduction of our new Recharge Battery Electric Vehicle, this is in addition to the previous plug-in hybrid electric engine cars we have already introduced into the Thai automotive market. In the next year, we will focus on our battery electric vehicles; this is all part of our future-forward approach to staying ahead of the curve when it comes to technology and motoring advancements. We are proud to present the latest versions of our Recharge cars, the S90 Recharge, which uses a 407 hp plug-in Hybrid engine and has a new front and rear design update with a starting price of just 3.29 million baht, and the XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid with a starting price of only 2.09 Million baht, it’s powered by a 262 horsepower engine, which makes this model the most cost-effective car in its segment.”

“Volvo develops all models based on the concept of ‘By putting people at the center of everything we do’, and our recharge vehicles are the personification of this belief by significantly reducing emissions to the atmosphere. Our technology reduces overall PM2.5 dust levels and contributes to a better quality of life for everyone. Moreover, as well as playing our part in helping to protect the environment we have also improved the level of air quality in the cabin with an upgraded air purification system, our Advanced Air Cleaner Technology can remove more than 95% of fine particles, which no other car model on the market can do, thus effectively reducing the impact on drivers’ health caused by air pollution.”

Volvo’s highlight at the 37th Thailand International Motor Expo is the Recharge line, PHEV models from the XC40, XC60, XC90, S60, S90, and V60 will be on show, all of which have upgraded performance and reliability. Many new features have been introduced, such as Advanced Air Cleaning (AAC) with PM2.5 dust sensor, Bowers & Wilkins Premium sound system, Care Key – a key that can set the speed of the car, a dual USB connector, wireless smartphone charger, and more, including the best driving assist technology in the car industry. The Recharge cars are equipped with a speed limit system of a maximum of 180 km per hour, which is the same standard around the world, yet another example of Volvo’s dedication to providing the highest safety for drivers and other road users. And, of course, the elegant Scandinavian design that makes Volvo cars so unique is seen in every detail of every model.

The New XC40 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T5

An authentic Scandinavian style compact SUV packed with new driving innovations. It comes with a 1.5-liter, 3-cylinder gasoline engine, turbocharged, and an electric motor, 7-speed automatic transmission, dual-clutch with electronic gears equipped with a semi-automatic driving assist system (Pilot Assist) that works at speeds of up to 130 kilometers per hour, which makes the New XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5 an excellent compact SUV built to meet urban lifestyles needs. New colors have also been introduced with Coral Red Metallic in the R-Design and Glacier Silver in the Inscription. The New XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5 offers three models:

–    Volvo XC40 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T5, Inscription

–    Volvo XC40 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T5, R-Design

–    Volvo XC40 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T5, R-Design Expression

Volvo XC60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD

This elegantly designed Scandinavian SUV combines a new driving technology and control system. Powered by a potent 2-liter, 4-cylinder Drive E engine with a supercharged, turbocharged, and electric motor. Offering up to 407 horsepower, the 2021 XC60 Recharge also gets performance upgrades and a new interior option with a Linear Lime color scheme for the Inscription model, and a new luggage box with a personal locking system.

There are three Volvo XC60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD models available:

–    Volvo XC60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Inscription

–    Volvo XC60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design

–    Volvo XC60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design Expression

Volvo XC90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD

Advanced craftsmanship in Scandinavian style is combined with a completely electric powertrain and smart technology, making the 2021 XC90 the ultimate luxury SUV. Ideal for those looking for the ultimate in travel comfort and unparalleled performance from the powerful T8 Twin Engine, with interior options of Gray Ash tones for the Inscription and Metal Mesh on the R-Design model. The R-Design models will also be adding Denim Blue Metallic as a color option; the XC90 is available in three models:

    Volvo XC90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Inscription

–    Volvo XC90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design

–    Volvo XC90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design Expression

Volvo S60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD

This popular Volvo sports sedan is equipped with a 2-liter, 4-cylinder, 4-cylinder Drive E engine with a supercharged, turbocharged, and electric motor. The smooth gear-shifting transmission delivers an unbeatable dynamic driving experience and the parking assistance sensor system adds to the overall driver-friendly experience. The Inscription Expression model comes with Apple Car Play and Android Auto for complete onboard entertainment. The S60 is offered in 2 models:

–    Volvo S60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Inscription Expression

–    Volvo S60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design

Volvo S90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD

This exclusive sedan is an outstanding symbol of automotive excellence, with elegant design and cutting-edge technology, and world-class engineering coming together to deliver unforgettable performance wrapped in eye-catching Scandinavian style. Power is provided by a 2-liter, 4-cylinder petrol Drive E engine with a supercharged, turbocharged, and powerful upgraded electric motor. In addition to a full range of features, the Volvo S90 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Inscription, the model year 2021 also features popular colors such as Crystal White Premium Metallic, Onyx Black Metallic, and Thunder Gray Metallic, as well as the new Platinum Gray Metallic color schemes. Upholstery options are Maroon Brown or Charcoal color paired with Gray Ash or Pitched Oak cabin finishes.

Volvo V60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD

Volvo V60 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD, the model year 2021, has been upgraded with Advanced Air Cleaning (AAC) air filtration system with PM2.5 dust sensor and is equipped with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto system for complete connectivity and entertainment. The luggage box comes with a new lock system and there’s also the parking assistance system with front sensors in the R-Design Expression models. The V60 is presented in 2 models:

–    Volvo V60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Inscription

–    Volvo V60 Recharge, Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD R-Design Expression 

“In addition to upgrading vehicle performance across our model line up, this year we also opened three new Volvo dealerships, all of which offer a superior customer experience under the Volvo Retail Experience concept which was developed and designed to deliver our Volvo Personal Service standards. Plus, we opened our Volvo Car Thailand Central Distribution & Training Center at Bangna, an expansive one-stop Volvo Cars hub and the first of its kind in the Kingdom, an investment of over 1 billion baht, it houses our new modern distribution center, our technologically advanced maintenance center that can cater to our ever-expanding electric recharge vehicle line up, and sleek new training and press facilities, it’s the latest addition in our commitment to ensure we always provide the highest quality of service and satisfaction to all our customers. We remain confident that more consumers will see the numerous advantages of choosing Volvo cars as their perfect companion to hit the road in Thailand with.” Mr. Chris Wailes added.

Offers and privileges only at the 37th Thailand International Motor Expo 2020

Volvo offers customer’s special privileges with a 0% interest offer for up to 48 months, or free 3-year first-class car insurance and a premium car care package, and “Volvo Premium Service Program” at only 50% of the price. For customers who purchase Volvo XC40, XC60, XC90, Volvo S60, S90, or Volvo V60 cars, will receive an additional benefit of Volvo Maintenance Service for 5 years or 100,000 km (whichever comes first) and get an EV Wall Box (Plug-in Hybrid car charger) for free when buying a Volvo car with a plug-in hybrid engine type (worth 59,000 baht).

In addition, visitors can also join the Volvo XC40 Recharge Photo Contest; the best photos win a 2-day, 1-night luxury hotel room package, and get access to a Volvo Recharge vehicle performance test. (Conditions are as specified by the company).

And meet Volvo Used Car at Volvo SELEKT APPROVED USED CAR booth, booth location (B16) Customers who reserve a car at the event and issue a Volvo Used Car by December 30 will receive a Volvo car front-back camera worth 17,900 baht for free. 

Find many great activities, promotions, and special offers at Volvo booth (A08) and Volvo SELEKT APPROVED USED CAR booth (B16) at “The 37th Thailand International Motor Expo 2020” between 2-13 December 2020 at Challenger Hall 1-3, Impact Arena Muang Thong Thani.