25 Feb '16, 3pm

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid: An Owner's First 21 Days

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid: An Owner's First 21 Days

High Gear Media Staff 1,213 views Feb 25, 2016 The 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' that went on sale last August was only the second plug-in hybrid SUV to be sold in the U.S., after the Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid. Since then it has been joined by the BMW X5 xDrive 40e, and coming up are the Mercedes-Benz GLE 550e, the Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid, and others. But the XC90 is a mainstay of Volvo's lineup in the U.S. and the company appears to have aggressive plans for the plug-in hybrid version, perhaps more so than the Germans. DON'T MISS: 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid 'Twin Engine': First Drive That model is EPA-rated at 25 mpg combined, using the turbocharged and supercharged 2.0-liter gasoline engine, and 14 miles of electric range when running on battery energy. Green Car Reports is about to do its own test drive of an XC90 T8 plug-in hybrid. Meanwhile, an ...

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