Volvo is preparing a new model, an urban SUV that will also only be marketed with 100% electric engines. According to Hakan Samuelsson, head of the Swedish firm, this will be one of the company’s first vehicles to settle on the new SEA modular platform from the Geely group, which owns both Volvo and Polestar.
SUVs are very popular, but it will have to be fully electric cars.
The new model is expected to adopt the designation XC20 Recharge, which Volvo has been in business for some time.
Although no specific launch date has been given, the executive has confirmed that it will be one of the most important models in Volvo’s plan to achieve 50% of its sales correspond to 100% electric vehicles by 2025. Therefore It would not be unreasonable to think of launch around the year 2023.