Compare the Volvo XC60 and XC90 in Los Angeles

Find the Perfect Volvo SUV for your Drives Around Pasadena, CA

It's often difficult to compare vehicles from the same automaker. There are certain parameters that carry over from model-to-model, while collectively comprising hallmarks of the entire brand itself.

At Rusnak Volvo Cars, there are two Volvo luxury SUVs that have been found in high demand near Pasadena. The Volvo XC60 and Volvo XC90 luxury SUVs possess the same Volvo Cars' standards but differ only slightly. Though, in all, you'll find cemented, Volvo Cars' unrivaled safety features and designs affording protection throughout.

Volvo XC60 and Volvo XC90 Differences, Similarities

With Volvo XC60, you'll have seating for five. Though with Volvo XC90's roomier interior, up to seven may be seated comfortably.

Speaking of interiors, each Volvo luxury SUV treats occupants to leathered seating surfaces and adjacent fabric-lining of wool. Panoramic rooves allow for a sublime view of things when traveling through Duarte. In essence, each cabin provides a sanctuary replete with appointments meant to soothe, if not caress. Ventilated front seats help make this happen.

Volvo XC60 Momentum pictured

Performance Values Distinguished

Volvo XC90 will see a slightly better fuel economy in earning up to 30 mpg, while Volvo XC60 affords 29 mpg. Horsepower between the two luxury SUVs is rated the same at 316, given both Volvo XC60 and Volvo XC90 house the same engines. Generated torque comprises 258 lb.-ft., coming from a shared 2L, four-cylinder displacement.

Cargo capacities differ slightly, and premised upon Volvo XC90's larger dimensions. Volvo XC90 possesses cargo spacing of 85.7 cu.-ft., while Volvo XC60's cargo area is measured to 63.3 cu.-ft. Towing capabilities also compare in 4,000-lbs. towed with Volvo XC90, and 3,500-lbs. hauled by Volvo XC60. Interior room measurements for legs and head are all comparable.

Volvo XC90 Momentum pictured

Safety Features All Run Standard

When it comes to safety, nothing is spared nor overlooked. So, Volvo XC60 and Volvo XC90 luxury SUVs both exhibit the same proprietary safety and driver-assistance features to-date. Blind spot monitoring and cross traffic alerting actively sense potential danger ahead.

Keeping your lane is as simple as a subtle vibration reminder sent through the steering wheel. Intelligent driver technology furthers the safety suite by employing sensors to detect imminent collisions with other vehicles, pedestrians, cyclists or large animals. And cloud-based communication apprises the driver of real-time events and weather up ahead.

Connectivity Shared

Both Volvo luxury SUVs have all those connected essentials at-the-ready. Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration is seamless, and displayed upon a centralized touchscreen. Drive choice is handled through the selection of modes appropriate to the road. Here, active air suspension will raise or dampen both SUVs in real time.

Volvo XC60 Recharge and Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrids

XC60 Recharge pictured

XC90 Recharge pictured

Volvo Luxury Hybrid Plug-in SUVs

Indeed, Volvo luxury SUVs have hybridized cousins. Distinctions may be seen slightly in Volvo XC60 Recharge's 19-mile, all-electric driving radius compared with Volvo XC90 Recharge's 18-miles of pure-electric roaming. Fuel economy for both is rated roughly the same, from 57 mpg to 55 mpg. In all, there's a lessened need of fuel and reduced tailpipe emissions for journeys past West Covina.

The Electric Vehicle Federal Tax Credit

When acquiring the Volvo XC60 Recharge or Volvo XC90 Recharge, you're afforded a federal tax credit of up to $7,500. In addition to the cash saved on fuel costs, this tax credit may wipe free or seriously reduce your federal tax bill in the year of acquisition. California state incentives may also apply when selecting Volvo XC60 Recharge and Volvo XC90 Recharge over their fuel-fired brethren.

Rusnak Volvo Cars - Your Los Angeles Spot for Volvo Luxury SUVs

Visit our local Pasadena dealership today for more information on these exquisite Volvo luxury SUVs. Our finance team would be pleased to walk you through all of your options from financing to leasing a Volvo SUV in the Los Angeles area.


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