Volvo launches unique cooperation for the development of PHEVs in Sweden
Volvo C30 Recharge Concept ? 60 miles AER on Li-Ion with 4 electric wheel motors and a 1.6L turbo-diesel range extender. Together with electricity provider Vattenfall, automobile manufacturer Saab, Swedish battery maker ETC and Sweden itself, Volvo is launching a joint broad-based research venture to develop spearhead technology in the area of PHEVs. Sweden will be the locale for the in-field PHEV testing.