Volvo’s new EX30 subcompact electrical crossover that arrives in showrooms subsequent summer time as a 2025 mannequin will ultimately be joined by a extra rugged model donning the automaker’s Cross Nation designation.
The EX30 Cross Nation was proven on Wednesday alongside the common EX30, and it’ll probably find yourself the extra well-liked possibility with consumers within the U.S., which is the case for other Cross Country models.
Upgrades will embrace larger floor clearance, skidplates on the entrance, rear and sides of the car, some further protecting plastic cladding, and distinctive 19-inch wheels completed in black. A set of 18-inch wheels with bespoke tires will probably be supplied instead, Volvo mentioned.
Powertrains for the EX30 Cross Nation will probably be shared with the common EX30, although maybe solely dual-motor all-wheel drive will probably be on supply and never the EX30’s customary rear-wheel-drive setup.
2025 Volvo EX30 Cross Nation
Volvo hasn’t revealed full particulars however the dual-motor all-wheel-drive powertrain within the EX30 delivers a most 422 hp, or sufficient for 0-60 mph acceleration in 3.4 seconds. The only real battery is a 69-kwh unit that delivers a most 265 miles with the dual-motor powertrain.
Volvo is presently accepting reservations for the EX30. The reservation course of for the EX30 Cross Nation will begin in 2024 and the primary examples are resulting from enter manufacturing that 12 months as effectively. Manufacturing of the EX30 will probably be dealt with at a plant in China, each for native sale and export.
Pricing for the EX30 begins at $36,145, together with vacation spot. Volvo hasn’t mentioned how a lot the EX30 Cross Nation will price.