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Volvo V60 PHEV to Debut in

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Volvo has that it will use the 2011 Motor Show to introduce the V60 plug-in hybrid electric Like a reverse mullet the V60 PHEV will be ‘party in the with a torquey diesel while the ‘business in the back’ is an motor powering the rear For those who have been for a diesel-electric hybrid here in the States, keep waiting.

As is the with most cars the diesel engine will be available in Europe when the car on sale in 2012, and although has yet to officially confirm the V60 PHEV in the it has previously announced a gasoline that will debut the V60 model at a later, unspecified

Either with the gas or diesel the V60 PHEV will build on the developed for the Volvo C30 electric as Volvo shows its commitment to fuel efficiency and reducing emissions without sacrificing safety or driving pleasure. new plug-in hybrid uses second-generation hybrid system features a 12 kWh lithium-ion battery and a 70 electric motor. Developed in with Vattenfall, a Swedish supplier, Volvo claims the V60 PHEV’s electric drive is expected to return an all-electric range of 31 miles before the combustion is required to kick in.

The ERAD, or Electric Rear Drive, uses the motor to the rear wheels, while the car uses a conventional powertrain to drive the front wheels the upcoming V60.

In the case of the V60 PHEV, a 2.4-liter turbocharged diesel producing 215 horsepower and 325 of toque, although Volvo has not the combined horsepower and torque for the and the ERAD system. The U.S.-spec car most likely use Volvo’s turbocharged inline-five gasoline that is currently the base in the 2012 Volvo S60. and European and U.S. models be use a six-speed automatic transmission. to Volvo’s press release for the V60 it is expected to return fuel numbers of 1.9 liter per 100 km (1.9L/100km) translates into 123.8 per gallon.

Volvo V60 Electric Cars

In order to get true car enthusiasts to green, you have to offer the opportunity to drive with low dioxide emissions without away the adrenaline rush promotes genuine driving said Stefan Jacoby, and CEO of Volvo Cars. ‘The V60 Hybrid has all the traditional properties of a sports wagon. What done is to spice it up with technology.

This announcement not only the likelihood of the V60 PHEV being here in the U.S. it also the chances that a regular version of the sleek and sporty wagon will also be here. Up to this point, the new a station wagon version of the S60 has not been confirmed for sale in America, but Volvo’s recent that it would be cutting its drastically will spell the end of the for the company’s only current the compact Volvo V50. The V70 was dropped last year, and the XC70 ‘crossover’ will be one of remaining vehicles on the chopping

Known for its vehicle safety, is also showing how safe an EV can be, and it crash tested an all-electric C30 and put it on display at the North American Auto Show in Detroit this month. The vehicle was into an offset barrier at 40 per hour, and all of the crucial cables and the pack remained intact. will certainly commit a focus to safety for the V60 PHEV

Further details will be when the car is unveiled on March 1, but V60 model will be the first station wagon and the most hybrid all-wheel drive

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

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