2020 Volvo Plug-In Hybrid SUV & Wagon Coming Soon


Volvo Car USA has announced that they will soon add powerful plug-in hybrids to the Volvo lineup.  The new 2020 XC60 mid-sized SUV and 2020 V60 mid-size wagon will both be available as plug-in hybrid electric models based with “Polestar Engineered” trim.

Originally designed for the 2019 Volvo S60, XC60 and V60  the T8 Polestar Engineered trim offers remarkable performance while enhancing crucial driving elements such as throttle response, braking and handling. Available in Summer 2019, the model year 2020 XC60 and V60 Polestar Engineered cars mirror enhancements found on the 2019 S60 T8 Polestar Engineered. Powertrain software has been optimized to provide faster access to torque and focus additional power to the rear wheels. This optimization allows the Volvo T8 Twin Engine Plug-in Hybrid to produce 415 horsepower and 494 lb-ft. of torque.


“The introduction of the new Polestar Engineered trim on the S60 sold out online in under an hour,” said Anders Gustafsson, president and CEO of Volvo Car USA, “Polestar Engineered modifications to the XC60 and V60 offer an additional dose of performance to an already powerful, responsive and efficient vehicle.”

The exterior design of these new Volvo vehicles features a sporty character with integrated black chrome tail pipes, high-gloss black grille, wheel arch extensions and Polestar Engineered emblems at the front and rear. Inside each vehicle are Polestar’s signature gold safety belts within a charcoal color scheme embellished with metal mesh aluminum panels. A Nappa leather/open-grid textile upholstery combined with a leather sport steering wheel and gear shifter combine performance with luxury touches.

Our Volvo Dealership in Houston in anxiously anticipating these two exceptional new Volvo models.  If you would like to learn more about Volvo plug-in hybrid vehicles or the Volvo Polestar line please contact us. 

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