Sunday, October 1, 2023

Price and official launch of Volvo’s smallest and cheapest electric SUV in Mexico

The world premiere took place last June, but today we already have an arrival date and Price for Mexico from EX30 the electric SUV cheaper Volvo which wants to revolutionize the electric vehicle market with its minimalist design and of course its costs.

And the price of the EX30 speaks for Volvo, because within an electric car market costs much higher The car manufacturer chose one option from the combustion engines more affordable which he achieved partly thanks to the use of sustainable materials and be Interior design without so many components.

Although from the outside it looks like one Mini SUV in its specifications it doesn’t sound so small: EX30 has a slightly longer wheelbase shorter that he ID.4 Well, while the Volkswagen Electric has 2,766 mm, the Volvo has it 2,649mm.

The EX20 measures 4,233mm long, which is actually slightly shorter than the XC40’s 4,440 mm. It is also 30 mm slimmer and almost 100 mm lower.

As for the mechanics, the EX30 will be available in Mexico with two options, both with a single engine electrical and Rear wheel drive. What sets them apart, however, is their battery, while having one 51 kWh the other is from 69 kWh.

You can accept up to 153kW DC fast charging for a charging time of 0 to 80% from 26.5 minutes in the 51 kWh model. While his autonomy may give way up to 476 km with a full charge in the version with extended range of 344 km in the entry-level version.

EX30 It will come to the country in three trim levels: Core, Plus and Ultra. The first model will have the 51 kWh battery version, the last two will have the 69 kWh version.

Minimalist interior

As we mentioned at the beginning, its interior is characterized by being sober and without unnecessary buttons, so there is only a screen Infotainment center 12.3 inches Vertical running software with Google integration -like all Volvos- to get apps like Maps, Assistant and Play natively.

It should be noted that this is the case the only screen in the car, as there is no special instrument cluster. The single panel in the middle has top a sound bar, The first device of its kind signed by Harman Kardon, inspired by home audio design and combining speakers a single component, with what I know reduced the amount of cables and materials.

Speaking of the screen, it was also equipped with experiences better driving For example with visibility “quiet” Everything except the information will be deleted more vital for more concentration.

In addition, they were used inside recycled and renewable materials for the seats, dashboard and doors, including materials such as denim, linen and a wool blend that also contains around 70% recycled polyester.

Additionally, around 17% of all plastics in compact SUVs, from interior parts to exterior bumpers, are recycled. the highest percentage with every Volvo so far.

In accordance with Lisa Reeves Director of interior design at the automaker, will offer a “Great indoor experience” which is characterized by a Design prioritization which translates into smart storage, a feeling of spaciousness and intuitive technology centralize the driving experience.

According to Reeves during the design They worked in the “Centralization of space” so there is “a physical experience within” what materializes in Smart compartments.

Price and availability

EX30 will arrive in Mexico meanwhile second quarter of 2024, i.e. the following year and just a few months after delivery in Europe. However, the pre-sale period in the country, during which a unit can be reserved, begins tomorrow, September 15th, and ends on November 15th.

Prices start at 649,900 pesos for the core level, 729,900 pesos for the plus and 799.90 pesos for the Ultra.

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