Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric SUV Competitive Comparison

Comparing the New Volvo XC40 Recharge Vs. Ford Mustang Mach-E Near Evans, GA

When it comes to all-electric compact SUVs, the new Volvo XC40 Recharge and Ford Mustang offer drivers a wealth of space of performance. Naturally, when deciding on your next vehicle, you may want to see how these two vehicles compare.

Thankfully, we here at Gerald Jones Volvo Cars have you covered. Our team would like to share how these two vehicles compare: performance, practicality, safety, and technology. We also share with you why the Volvo XC40 comes out on top at the end of the day. We encourage you to reach out to our team if you have any questions.

Electric Capability and Performance

In terms of capability, the Volvo XC40 offers 150-kilowatt dual electric motors with a total output of 402 horsepower and 487 pound-feet of torque. The immense power comes courtesy 78-kilowatt lithium-ion battery pack. As standard, the Volvo XC40 features an all-wheel, letting you take adventure over any terrain. Further, its immense capability allows the XC40 Recharge to be sporty and confident when the going gets twisty. Plus, you can tow upwards of 2,000 pounds.

Concerning range and charging ability, the Volvo XC40 delivers a whole range of over 205 miles on a full charge. With a DC fast charger, the XC40 Recharge can charge up to 80% in as little as 40 minutes.

The Ford Mustang Mach-E features a 198-kilowatt electric motor that delivers a maximum output of 266 horsepower and 317 pound-feet of torque. The power is generated from a 66-kilowatt lithium-ion battery pack. As standard, the Ford Mustang Mach-E offers rear-wheel drive, with all-wheel being an available option. In terms of range and charging, the Mustang Mach-E offers a range of 230 miles and can be charged up using a level two charger in around eight hours.

Now, while the Ford Mustang Mach-E offers slightly greater range, the Volvo XC40 Recharge delivers greater performance and capability to go anywhere on any terrain.


Interior Features and Technology

Inside, the Volvo XC40 features heated front seats, standard dual-zone climate control, and a moonroof. Thus, you and your passengers can sit back and enjoy the Georgia sunshine while on the move. Regarding cargo space, the Volvo XC40 Recharge features 14.6 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats and 47.4 cubic feet of space with the rear seats folded down.

Further, the Volvo XC40 offers a full range of standard connectivity features, including Google Maps, Google Play, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay connectivity. These features allow you to enjoy your favorite apps and music on your daily drive.

The Ford Mustang Mach Mach-E also features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard to go along with a mobile wi-fi hotspot and USB ports. The Mustang Mac-E also features heated seats and a moonroof, but each feature is an option.

With interior space, the Ford Mustang offers 29.6 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats. The cargo space is extended to 59.7 cubic feet, with the second-row seats folded down.

While the Ford Mustang Mach-E offers more interior space, the Volvo XC40 Recharge offers more technologies as standard.


Safety Features

Concerning safety, the Volvo XC40 offers a full suite of technologies that work harmoniously to keep you and your passengers safe. Among the suite standard safety features includes;

  • 360-degree camera
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Pre-Collision Assist with automated braking

Further, the Volvos offer other standard safety technologies, including lane-keeping assist and a driver alert monitor.

With the Ford Mustang Mach-E, you are offered a safe variety of safety technologies, but only several come as standard. This includes Blind Spot Information System and Pre-Collision Assist. Other safety technologies are only available in higher, most costly trim levels.

Experience the Volvo XC40 Recharge Today

While the Ford Mustang Mach-E does many things right, the Volvo XC40 has all the bases covered for you. We welcome you to stop by our dealership today and test drive one of our new Volvo XC40 Recharge models. We are proud to serve shoppers in the Augusta, GA area. Our team looks forwards to welcoming you in and experiencing the all-electric Volvo XC40 today.

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