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Volvo has been a real turn-around success story over recent years. Thanks to funding from its Chinese owner, Geely, it has been able to invest in quality design and engineering, and, critically, electrification. Volvo has now electrified its entire product range, but mainly with mild or plug-in hybrid technology. The XC40 Recharge T8 SUV is Volvo’s first all-electric model.

reviewVolvo EC40 VOLVO EC40 2024 REVIEW

The Volvo C40 Recharge has been revised for 2024, and has now been renamed the EC40; front-wheel drive models switch to rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive…

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reviewVolvo XC40 Recharge 2024 Volvo EX40 2024 Review

The Volvo XC40 Recharge has been revised for 2024 and renamed the Volvo EX40, as well as changing from front-wheel drive to rear-wheel drive, and…

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reviewVolvo XC60 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T6 AWD Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T6 AWD Review

The Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T6 AWD delivers up to 49 miles of electric range along with lots of performance and a very comfortable…

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reviewVolvo C40 Volvo C40 Recharge Twin Review

The Volvo C40 Recharge Twin is a Volvo XC40 with a fastback body style, so it looks more sporty than the SUV model, although the…

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reviewVolvo V90 Recharge Volvo V90 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T6 AWD Review

The Volvo V90 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T6 is a big estate with a new, larger battery, allowing it to be driven up to 54 miles…

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reviewVolvo XC90 Recharge Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T8 AWD Review

The Volvo XC90 Recharge is a seven-seat, all-wheel drive, plug-in hybrid SUV that can be driven on electric power, which makes it fairly unique.

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reviewVolvo XC40 Recharge Twin Volvo XC40 Recharge Twin AWD Review

The Volvo XC40 Recharge Twin AWD looks like an SUV, however under this boxy exterior lies a party trick: an all-electric powertrain with very rapid…

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reviewVolvo XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5 Volvo XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5 Review

The Volvo XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T5 offers chunky SUV styling, all the refinement and comfort of a Volvo, and an electric driving range of…

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reviewVolvo V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD Polestar Engineered Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD Polestar Engineered Review

The Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD Polestar Engineered offers the benefits and practicality of the standard V60 T8 Twin Engine, with a more performance-focused…

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reviewVolvo V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD R-Design Plus Review

The Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine is one of the best plug-in hybrids that we’ve tested: it delivers an impressive all-electric range, it’s great to…

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reviewVolvo S60 Volvo S60 T5 FWD R-Design Edition Review

The Volvo S60 looks good and it’s comfortable and refined to drive, but at launch there’s just one powertrain option, a 250hp petrol engine.

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reviewVolvo V60 D4 Volvo V60 D4 Review

The Volvo V60 is a very desirable car; it looks good on the outside, and it has a modern and stylish interior environment – the question…

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