The Volvo XC60 successor is coming in 2024 with ICE and electrical options

As the Volvo unveils its XC90 successor, a car is expected to go by the new name Embla.

The Swedish automaker will then introduce the successor to its best-selling XC60, which Coach Wednesday’s report will reach around 2024.

Like the XC90 successor, the XC60 successor is expected to take on a new name and offer a choice of in-combustion or electric powertrains. Autocar said the electric option will be available from 2025.

Interestingly, the British publication also reported that the XC60 successor, like the XC90 successor, would take on more Wagon-like form, as first previewed by the 2021 Concept Recharge.

Volvo Concept Recharge - June 2021

Volvo Concept Recharge – June 2021

Underpinning the XC60 successor could probably be Volvo’s next-generation SPA2 platform that will debut in the XC90 successor and will also underpin a related Polyester 3K. According to Volvo, the platform has been designed for dedicated EVs from the beginning but will be able to support internally. – Combustion power train.

Volvo’s sales in 2021 were only 6.5% EV, so the automaker is still not ready to give up internal-combustion power. It aims to achieve 50% EVs by 2025 and 100% by 2030.

Volvo may continue to sell the current XC60 alongside its successor for several years, especially if EV sales in the market are low. The automaker plans to do the same with the current XC90, which will be on sale for some time after its successor arrives.

The current XC60 2018 model has arrived for the year and a light update for 2022 was given Volvo managed 41,582 sales in the United States in 2021, the best result on record for nameplates.

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