Volvo has additionally bolstered the back and front to each adapt to the dearth of a gasoline engine (a given, actually) and to distribute collision forces away from the cabin.
There’s additionally some tech that is new to any Volvo — that is its first car with an Advanced Driver Assistance Systems array of cameras, radars and ultrasonic sensors. The firm hasn’t gone into element about how this will work, nevertheless it’s obvious the electric XC40 will be extra conscious of its environment.
You’ll have to attend some time if you’d like extra tidbits. Volvo is planning to tease extra particulars within the run-up to a public reveal on October 16th. Even at this stage, although, it is evident that Volvo did not simply slap a battery into the present XC40. It’s treating this as a definite mannequin, even when there will be some apparent similarities.