Volvo vehicles always offer innovative features and elements that are cause for excitement. And if you're interested in a hybrid Volvo vehicle, we are happy to inform you about the Volvo Mild Hybrid powertrains. Several of Volvo's most popular vehicles feature these new mild hybrid engines, the B5 and B6.

Please keep reading to learn more about this new generation of engines and what it means for you as a driver in the Wilkes-Barre area.

Comparing the B5/B6 to the T5/T6

On the Volvo vehicles that offer a mild hybrid, the T5 and T6 powertrains have been replaced by the B5 and B6. These are similar, except the B5 and B6 include a hybrid system that will provide better fuel economy for the driver and help the environment by using less fuel.

The B5 and B6 engines also provide exceptional acceleration that you won't find on traditional engines. So when you pick a mild hybrid Volvo vehicle, you can take advantage of outstanding power.

How Does the Mild Hybrid Powertrain Function?

The B5 and B6 Mild Hybrid powertrains feature a 48V battery that utilizes recovered braking energy. The purpose of which is to assist the traditional combustion engine during certain moments and reduce the amount of work that it needs to do. The electric component kicks in when you start up your car and take off, which also contributes to a smooth drive right from the moment you put your key in the ignition.

Reach Out to Us Today

Scranton customers who have questions for our team about mild hybrid Volvo vehicles, or any other vehicle in our inventory, can feel free to contact our staff today. We will gladly help you navigate all our options and help you decide which vehicle is the best option for you.

We hope to hear from you soon!

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