Competitive Comparison: 2019 Volvo XC60

volvo xc60 exterior left front  What Sets the 2019 Volvo XC60 Apart from the Competition?

Our dealership wants to assist you in the search for luxury, and we believe there's no better place to start your quest for a new SUV than with the 2019 Volvo XC60. Our team of experts is here to answer any questions you may have, and deliver a car purchasing experience you'll always remember.

Here at Connecticut's Own Volvo, our dealership is exceptionally proud of delivering Volvo. We have tremendous faith in the brand, as we love nothing more than introducing the prestige of the Volvo family to drivers looking to upgrade their automotive experience. Volvo models like the Volvo XC60 represent some of the best Volvo has to offer, and we know you'll be inspired behind the wheel. When compared to rivals like the Acura RDX, the Audi Q5, the BMW X3, and the Mercedes-Benz GLC, you'll see for yourself why Volvo sits just a cut above the rest.

The 2019 Volvo XC60 vs. the 2019 Acura RDX

  • When it comes to the powertrain, the Volvo 2.0-liter Turbocharged and Supercharged Engine offer a more powerful 316 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque than the 2019 Acura RDX. The Acura RDX's engine consists of a Turbo Aluminum-Alloy 2.0-liter, which provides a less potent 272 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. However, the fuel efficiency ratings are identical.

  • When it comes to cargo capacity, the Volvo XC60 excels with 63.3 cubic feet of space, while the 2019 Acura RDX slacks behind with a lesser 58.9 cubic feet of space.

  • The 2019 Volvo XC60 offers similar safety technology to the 2019 Acura RDX. However, the City Safety feature utilizes Run-off-Road Protection which helps reduce the chance of injury and an energy absorbing features cushions impact with front seat frames and automatically tightening seatbelts.

  • Pilot Assist uses an 'electronic horizon' to help plan the route for a smarter drive. It further sets distance and speeds to reduce fatigue on longer highway drives.

The 2019 Volvo XC60 vs. the 2019 Audi Q5

  • The 2019 Volvo XC60 comes with a hybrid option, whereas the 2019 Audi Q5 does not. Hybrid technology means Volvo has superior options for efficiency.

  • The base engine on the Audi Q5 delivers a four-cylinder 45 TFSI® 2.0-liter engine that outputs 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The Volvo XC60 has a much stronger option with its 2.0-liter Supercharged Engine with 316 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

  • With the rear seats folded, the Audi Q5 has 53.1 cubic feet of cargo volume, in comparison to the Volvo XC60' 63.3 cubic feet of space, this lags.

  • The Volvo XC60 has slightly more leg room in the front and rear.

  • The Volvo XC60 Momentum, R-Design, and Inscription trims are less expensive across the board when stacked up against the Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige trims.

  • Volvo has a plethora of safety features including Run-off-Road Mitigation, which reduces the likelihood that you accidentally steer off the road. Further, with Run-off-Road Protection, accident impact is reduced with energy absorbing features in the frame as well as seat belt tightening. No such features exist with the 2019 Audi Q5. Further, Audi pre sense® city and Volvo City Safety are two comparable safety technologies. However, City Safety includes a Steering Support which can help veer you from danger.

The 2019 Volvo XC60 vs. the BMW X3

  • The 2019 Volvo XC60 has a more potent base engine with the 2.0-liter Momentum trim than BMW's 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder. For advanced engines, the BMW M40i generates a kick with 355 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. However, the most powerful Volvo engine is the 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder, Turbocharged/Supercharged Engine with 87 hp Electric Motor, which offers a much more powerful 400 horsepower and 472 pound-feet of torque with hybrid capability.

  • When it comes to maximum cargo capacity, the BMW X3 and the Volvo XC60 both impress, however with 63.3 cubic feet of space the Volvo XC60 offers a little more than BMW's 62.7 cubic feet.

  • All-wheel drive comes standard on the 2019 Volvo XC60, while the BMW X3 offers all-wheel drive on their xDrive lineup of trims.

  • In the 2019 Volvo XC60 a nine-inch Sensus touchscreen comes with Sensus Navigation standard. In the BMW X3, navigation is optional.

  • A voice control function in the Volvo XC60 is highly responsive, allowing you to control your climate, telephone functions, media, and remembers your natural speech patterns.

The 2019 Volvo XC60 vs. the Mercedes-Benz GLC

  • The Mercedes-Benz GLC has a higher starting price than the Volvo XC60.

  • The Volvo XC60 has a superior engine lineup with more power in the base engine than the Mercedes-Benz GLC does. Further, the more powerful option in Mercedes-Benz 350e 4MATIC SUV trim has a 315 combined horsepower while the Volvo XC60 has a 2.0-liter Turbocharged/Supercharged engine with 400 horsepower.

  • The Volvo XC60 has a maximum cargo capacity of 63.3 cubic feet of space, superior when compared to the Mercedes-Benz GLC's 56.6 cubic feet of space.

  • The Volvo XC60 also gets better fuel economy on the highway on its base model, not to mention the hybrid option, which the Mercedes-Benz GLC lacks.

The Volvo XC60 stands out among a highly competitive luxury SUV class. It has elite engine capability, hybrid options, standard all-wheel drive, and an innovative array of luxury features. Please stop by our dealership here at Connecticut's Own Volvo to test-drive this wonderful SUV at your leisure.

Experience the 2019 Volvo XC60 Difference at Our Dealership Today

While you can easily distinguish the 2019 Volvo XC60's superior specs and features, the only way you can recognize and truly learn about the superior driving atmosphere, and know whether or not it is the superior luxury SUV for your lifestyle is by getting behind the wheel and experiencing all it has to offer for yourself. 

So, test drive the 2019 Volvo XC60 at our dealership today. If you have any questions regarding our current inventory of 2019 Volvo XC60 models, please feel free to contact us directly either by email or over the phone for more information.



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