05 Jul '17, 10am

Volvo (@volvocarsglobal) Cars to go all electric.

Volvo (@volvocarsglobal) Cars to go all electric.

Volvo Cars has announced that every Volvo it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor. This step marks the historic end of cars that only have an internal combustion engine. Volvo would be the first big car manufacturer to make a step that big. From 2019 on Volvo will not introduce a single model that is only powered by a petrol or diesel engine. This means that there will in future be no Volvo cars without an electric motor, as pure ICE (=internal combustion engine) cars are gradually phased out and replaced by ICE cars that are enhanced with electrified options. The company will launch five fully electric cars between 2019 and 2021, three of which will be Volvo models and two of which will be high performance electrified cars from Polestar, Volvo Cars’ performance car arm. These five cars will be supplemented by a range of petrol and diesel plug in hybrid and mild ...

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Volvo Cars to go all electric from 2019

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