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Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Set For Launch

Volvo has revealed its V60 Plug-in Hybrid this with a Geneva Motor debut planned and a 2012 date on the cards.

Although a of brands are working to bring hybrids to market, Volvo its hybridised V60 is the world s first hybrid diesel — a that means the Volvo can run on alone for up to 51 kilometres.

Power for the plug-in hybrid is by a combination of Volvo s 150kW/440Nm 2.4 five-cylinder D5 turbodiesel, paired an electric motor producing and 200Nm of torque.

With the engine driving the front and the electric motor mounted at the axle, the V60 plug-in hybrid to 100km/h in 6.9 seconds when in mode — a full quicker than the regular V60 the same diesel engine.

What we ve done is to spice it up spearhead technology that the driver to choose: zero high-efficiency hybrid or full-on Just select the mode suits best, he added.

driving modes are available, the main Hybrid mode by a Pure (electric-only) mode and — a performance-focused setting for the powertrain.

In Hybrid mode, the wagon fuel consumption figures of 1.9 l/100km — besting the Prius hybrid by a full 2.0 and falling just shy of the petrol/electric Plug-in Hybrid s 1.75 Carbon emissions are listed at a low 49g/km.

Hybrid mode gives the V60 Plug-in Hybrid a range of up to 1200 kilometres.

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The V60 Hybrid also offers capability, with a button in the activating a central control that manages torque across the diesel-driven front and the electric-driven rear wheels.

Exactly launch dates and details have yet to be revealed, Volvo has confirmed that the V60 Hybrid will be more than its regular V60 counterpart.

The expects this to be only a factor however, with the hybrid s low fuel consumption to save buyers thousands time.

While the regular Volvo V60 and petrol models are scheduled for an market debut early year, the V60 plug-in hybrid is not to make its international sales until 2012.

The V60 s sedan the Volvo S60. is on sale in now.

Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars

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