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Volvo XC40 EV, McLaren Grand Tourer, 2020 Toyota Corolla Price: Quick News Roundup

Last week Volvo announced a new electric version of its XC40, McLaren is set on building a grand touring, comfort-focused performance car and we know how much the 2020 Toyota Corolla will cost.

Volvo XC40 EV Coming This Year

Volvo XC40 electric
Volvo XC40 Electric Version Confirmed for later this year.

Volvo XC40
New Volvo XC40

There will be a Volvo XC40 EV shown before the end of the year according to the Swedish automaker. Automotive News Europe (source in complete article) first reported the news. The fully electric Volvo XC40 will be joined by a PHEV variant as well.

We don’t know anything about the upcoming electric XC40 but we expect Volvo to use some variation of the Polestar 2’s powertrain.

Learn more about the upcoming Volvo XC40 electric SUV.


McLaren Grand Tourer Coming Before The End Of The Month

New McLaren Grand Tourer
McLaren readies rule-breaking ‘Grand Tourer’ | Photo: McLaren

New McLaren Grand Tourer
McLaren readies rule-breaking ‘Grand Tourer’ | Photo: McLaren

The McLaren Grand Tourer will be unveiled before the end of the month, on April 30th to be exact. That said, McLaren showed off a camouflaged example of the Grand Tourer a few days ago which confirmed this car will be gorgeous.

McLaren vehicles have always been known for being comfortable exotic cars, but the Grand Tourer will take it one step further. According to McLaren, their new GT will be comfy enough to cross a continent with luggage and passengers.

Read more about the new McLaren Grand Tourer.


2020 Toyota Corolla Price Info Released

2020 Toyota Corolla Pricing Canada
2020 Toyota Corolla | Photo: Toyota

The 2020 Toyota Corolla will start at $18,990 with a six-speed manual, and $20,790 with a CVT automatic. Standard features include Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 active safety technologies, a backup camera, and LED taillights. 15-inch steel wheels and an 8-inch display housing Toyota Connected Services are standard as well.

The 2020 Toyota Corolla LE CVT starts at $21,790 and includes heated front seats, blind spot monitoring, and air conditioning. The new Corolla is also available in sportier SE models with both a six-speed manual and a CVT gearbox. The 2020 Toyota Corolla SE is powered by a 2.0-liter Dynamic Force Engine with 169 horsepower.

Read more about the new 2020 Toyota Corolla models and pricing.

 

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