Prices for 2021 Volvo constituent amalgam models—nearly rebadged Recharge T8, or Recharge Plug-In Hybrid—are essentially lower than 2020 models, according to an aboriginal adjustment adviser acquired by CarsDirect.
The better amount abridgement is on the S60 constituent amalgam sedan, because it gets a new entry-level trim level. Dubbed R-Design Expression, it starts at $48,645 (including a binding $995 destination charge), which is $7,750 beneath than the least-expensive 2020 model.
The above S90 constituent amalgam auto will alpha at $61,045, which represents a $3,150 abridgement from the 2020 archetypal year. The XC60 and XC90 SUVs get amount cuts of $450 and $3,550, respectively.
These constituent amalgam models additionally authorize for a federal tax acclaim of up to $5,419. They may additionally authorize for assorted accompaniment and bounded incentives, but do not authorize for California’s Clean Agent Rebate. That’s because all Volvo constituent hybrids either accept a starting amount over $60,000 or don’t accommodated the minimum 35-mile electric-range requirement.
Price changes are aimed at befitting Volvo aggressive in the constituent amalgam market, according to a letter to dealers acquired by CarsDirect.
2021 Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered
The automaker hopes to accomplish constituent hybrids 20% of its United States sales, up from about 4% now, and is demography added accomplish above amount cuts to accomplish that happen.
Volvo afresh alien a affairs through which it will balance owners for active in, allowance to ensure that constituent hybrids absolutely accomplish their abounding benefit.
Much of Volvo’s constituent amalgam calendar additionally got added electric ambit for the 2020 archetypal year, admitting not much. The XC60, for example, got a 2-mile boost, to 19 miles, while the XC90’s electric ambit added by 1 mile, to 18 miles.
Volvo has additionally approved to add added action to its constituent amalgam calendar with Polestar Engineered achievement versions. Powertrain tweaks to the T8 powertrain accommodate 415 application and 494 pound-feet of torque.
As it pushes constituent hybrids, Volvo is demography orders for its XC40 Recharge electric vehicle, which is due for aboriginal deliveries after this year. Added EVs, including potentially an electric XC90, are on the way.