The 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge is essentially the sportback version vehicle.
The Volvo C40 Recharge is essentially the sportback version of that vehicle and unlike the XC40 it is only offered as an EV.
The powertrain it gets the same dual motor All Wheel Drive setup as the XC40 Recharge offering a combined output of 402 horsepower and 660 Newton meters of torque. The performance is identical needing 4.7 seconds for the 0-100 kilometer per hour run before topping out at 180 kilometer per hour. The Volvo installs an electronic top speed limiter on all of its new cars and it kicks in at this velocity regardless of the powertrains full capabilities.
The 78 kilowatt hour battery pack with a usable 75 kilowatt hour capacity is rated at an estimated 338 kilometers of range per EPA and 420 kilometers according to the WLTP cycle. The XC40 Recharge was certified by EPA at a slightly lower 335 kilometers but the electric crossover got an over the air update promising to bring more range and faster charging.