Curious that the action of Volvo. If it’s not because it incurs many errors. Imagine that you are driving on the california roads, let’s put that in a Jeep Wrangler lifted of the ground, and that on the right side of the road you are to a Volvo XC90 that is grateful to you for that you send energy to recharge its batteries. As an initiative to surprise by announcing the Volvo XC90, and even give cane to its rivals, is very good. As an initiative to know that there is a Volvo XC90 T8 that is hybrid, plug-in, enjoying four-cylinder engine with turbo and compressor to get to the 400 CV of power, is also good. See the secrets of the Volvo XC90 T8.
The big problem is that energy-wasteful cars to recharge supposedly this Volvo, unfortunately, also the wasteful of the Volvo XC90, or any other plug-in hybrid, by the mere fact of contact with the modified surface of the platform that has integrated this atypical retrieval system, or rather theft, of power.
on the other hand, we have serious doubts that this system will be able to recover enough energy to recharge the batteries of a car. It is true that you have progressed, and very interesting, of systems for roads able to accumulate power thanks to the physical contact with the tires of other cars. But it does not seem that the proposed alternative may be feasible, nor comfortable.
Yes, we are a party pooper.
But they could not have chosen the advertisers of this action any other argument, very valid, and rigorous, to make the Volvo XC90 T8 plante face with data in hand on all their rivals? See 12 images that will make the Volvo XC90 is your SUV favorite.
Source: Volvo | Via: Jalopnik