Volvo XC40 Recharge FAQs

What is the real world range of the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

The real world range (city + highway) in summer is ≈380 km.
The real world range (city + highway) in winter is ≈320 km.
Real-life figures may differ significantly depending on weather conditions and driving style.

What is the charge port type of the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

The European version of the car has a CCS|Type2 charge port.
The US version of the car has a CCS|Type1 charge port.

Where can I charge the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

Firstly, you can charge it at home from a regular socket.
Secondly, you can charge it at any AC charging station with the corresponding charging cable.

What is the on-board charger capacity of the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

The on-board charger of the car can take up to 11 kW.

How long does it take to fully charge the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

  • If you charge it from a regular 1-phase socket, it will take 23 h 33 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈17 km/h);
  • If you charge it from a 3-phase socket, it will take 7 h 53 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈51 km/h);
  • If you charge it at a Tesla Supercharger or any other DC charging station, the car’s battery can accept up to 150 kW of power. However, the average charging rate will be lowered to extend the battery life. What’s more, not all stations are capable of generating such power. In the best case scenario you will be able to charge your Volvo XC40 Recharge 0-100% in 78 minutes.
We recommend you to use the EV Compare charging calculator to estimate the electric vehicle charging time and cost.

What is the cargo capacity of the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

The vehicle total cargo volume with the seats unfolded is 425 l.

What is the towing capacity of the Volvo XC40 Recharge?

The vehicle can tow up to 1497 kg.

What powertrain does the Volvo XC40 Recharge have?

The vehicle has a 78 kWh traction battery, which powers two permanent-magnet electric motors located on the rear and front axles.
The motors produce a combined power output of 402 hp/300 kW of power and 660 Nm of torque.
This enables the car to hit 0-100 km/h in 4.9 s and reach a top speed of 180 km/h.