The Volvo XC40 Recharge Twin Pure Electric Outclasses The Tesla Model Y

As electric driving continues to grow in popularity, it can seem overwhelming to decide which electric model will work best for you and your lifestyle. Although Volvo is known for producing reliable vehicles equipped with exceptional performance, safety, and style, their entrance to the world of electric vehicles is recent. The Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric impressed driving enthusiasts with its eco-friendly features and luxurious design. However, you may be curious as to how it compares to other popular electric models, including the Tesla Model Y. Learn more about everything the new Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric has to offer before visiting Ray Price Volvo Cars today.


Power & Performance

When you bring home the standard Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, you can expect to command the Saylorsburg, PA roads ahead with head-turning performance and capability. Its all-electric powertrain offers 401 horsepower, while the Tesla Model Y only delivers about 280 horsepower. Meanwhile, the XC40 Recharge offers exceptional acceleration while moving an astounding 486 pound-feet of torque, 169 pound-feet more than the Model Y. Plus, you can expect to conquer inclement weather conditions and rough terrain with confidence using the XC40 Recharge and its standard all-wheel-drive system.

When it comes time to charge your electric vehicle, the XC40 Recharge Pure Electric offers convenient charging that allows you to get back on the road faster. Using a 150kW DC charging station, you can fill your battery from 10 to 80 percent in less than 40 minutes, faster than the Model Y.

Innovative Safety Features

Known for their impressive safety features, Volvo does not disappoint with the XC40 Recharge. This pure electric model allows you to navigate through heavy Bartonsville, PA traffic with ease using a large selection of driver-assistance technology. While you'll find plenty of these features available on the Model Y, they won't come with the standard price. When you bring home the XC40 Recharge, you can enjoy these high-end features on even the base-level trim, including:

  • Emergency Braking System
  • Seatbelt Pretensioners
  • Advanced Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Attention Alert System
  • Cornering Braking Control
  • Advanced Crumple Zones
  • And much more!

Convenient Technology

Wherever your Mt. Pocono, PA adventures take you, you can count on the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric to keep you connected on the roads ahead. You'll find a variety of user-friendly features designed to make every journey more convenient and enjoyable. Unlike the Tesla Model Y, the Volvo XC40 Recharge is equipped with a user-friendly infotainment system compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Meanwhile, you'll also be able to enjoy other standard features, including a premium Harman/Kardon® stereo system and SiriusXM® satellite radio.

Which Model is Right for You?

For many East Stroudsburg, PA drivers, much of their decision may come down to price. Although the Tesla Model Y offers an impressive driving range and stylish design, its price point may be too ambitious for many. However, the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric offers all the range, performance, and upscale amenities you need at a third less of the price. Plus, its more conventional controls and layout offer a more traditional sense of luxury perfect for drivers new to the world of electric driving.

Learn More at Ray Price Volvo Cars

If you're interested in taking a closer look at the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, we invite you to visit our dealership in Stroudsburg, PA today. Our knowledgeable team will be happy to walk you through everything it has to offer and help you find the trim level that best fits your unique lifestyle. Meanwhile, we can set you up with a test drive so you can see for yourself.