2022 Volvo XC40 Vs. 2022 Volvo XC60: Head To Head Comparison

2022 Volvo xc40 vs xc60 comparison

If you're ready to upgrade to a new SUV for sale, you're probably interested in a Volvo SUV comparison between the Volvo XC40 vs. XC60. To help you understand the difference between the Volvo XC40 and XC60, we've put together a Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 comparison of pricing, specs, interior features, size, and cargo room.

A great way to decide on the right vehicle for you and your family is to get behind the wheel and take a road test in the new Volvo XC40 for sale.

Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 Price

The place where most drivers begin their 2022 Volvo XC40 vs. 2022 Volvo XC60 comparison is with the starting price. The 2022 Volvo XC40 T5 Momentum AWD starts from $36,100.1 The new Volvo XC60 for sale in the B5 Momentum powertrain starts from $44,950.1

Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 Specs

Since you're deciding between the Volvo XC60 vs. XC40 SUVs, you're interested in performance. Let's see which new Volvo vehicle is going to give you the performance and capability you need for your adventures and have you comparing Volvo XC40 lease deals.

Under the hood of the 2022 Volvo XC40 T5 Momentum AWD is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that sends 248 horsepower and 258 pound-foot of torque to the wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission. When it comes to fuel economy, this model delivers an EPA-estimated 22/30/25 mpg2 (City/Highway/Combined).

The 2022 Volvo XC60 B5 Momentum AWD is motivated by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged gas/electric hybrid engine that also pairs with an eight-speed automatic transmission. This new hybrid SUV for sale sends 247 horsepower and 258 pound-foot of torque to the all-wheel-drive powertrain.

When comparing Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 fuel economy, the Volvo XC60 with the B5 Momentum AWD powertrain produces an EPA-estimated 22/30/25 mpg2 (City/Highway/Combined).

Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 Interior

Since the cabin is where you spend your time when enjoying your new Volvo SUV, let's compare XC40 to XC60 interior features to see which new SUV for sale gives you the most value.

As we compare Volvo SUV models, we find that the Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 each gives you many of the same desirable features. Notable highlights found on both models include:

  • Cruise Control
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Rear View Camera
  • Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • Audio And Cruise Controls On Steering Wheel
  • Keyless Ignition

As far as interior differences between our Volvo XC40 vs. Volvo XC60 comparison, the Volvo XC40 comes with a leather steering wheel, while the XC60 comes with a leather and simulated alloy steering wheel. The new Volvo XC60 for sale also gives you turn signals in the side-view mirrors for added visibility when changing lanes and turning.

Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 Size Dimensions and Cargo Space

An easy way to understand the differences between the Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 vs. XC90 is to take note of the number in the model name. The model numbers increase from 40 to 60 to 90 as the vehicle size increases.

The Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 both have five seats, but the XC60 is bigger than the Volvo XC40. The Volvo XC40 is 174.2-inches x 80.1-inches x 65.3-inches (Length/Width/Height), which equates to 57.5 cubic feet of cargo capacity.

The Volvo XC60 is 185.4-inches x 83.3-inches x 65.3 inches (Length/Width/Height). The added length increases the cargo capacity to 63.3 cubic feet for all of your gear and groceries.


2022 Volvo XC40 T5 Momentum AWD

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2022 Volvo XC60 B5 Momentum AWD

$36,100Starting MSRP$44,950
2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A Powertrain2.0L 4cyl Turbo gas/electric hybrid 8A
248 hp @ 5500 rpmHorsepower247 hp @ 5400 rpm
258 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpmTorque258 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm
All wheel driveDrivetrainAll wheel drive
8-speed shiftable automaticTransmission8-speed shiftable automatic
22 / 30 / 25MPG (City/Hwy/Combined)22 / 28 / 24
174.2 in. / 80.1 in. / 65.3 in.Dimensions (Length/Width/Height)185.4 in. / 83.3 in. / 65.3 in.
5Seating Capacity5
3749 lb.Curb weight4141 lb.
- Cruise Control
- Electric Power Steering
- Front And Rear Cupholders
- Front And Rear Door Pockets
- Front Seatback Storage
- Keyless Ignition
- Rear Parking Sensors
- Rear View Camera
- Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
- Audio And Cruise Controls On Steering Wheel
- Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
- Leather Steering Wheel
- Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
- Single Zone Front Climate Control
Features- Cruise Control
- Electric Power Steering
- Front And Rear Cupholders
- Front And Rear Door Pockets
- Front Seatback Storage
- Keyless Ignition
- Rear Parking Sensors
- Rear View Camera
- Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
- Audio And Cruise Controls On Steering Wheel
- Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
- Interior Air Filtration
- Leather And Simulated Alloy Steering Wheel
- Turn Signal In Mirrors
- Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
- Dual Zone Front Climate Control
2022 Volvo XC40 For Sale
2022 Volvo XC60 For Sale

Frequently Asked Questions

Which one should I buy, Volvo XC40 or XC60?

If you are trying to decide between the new Volvo SUVs for sale, the Volvo XC40 and XC60 are excellent choices. Both vehicles provide comparable performance, towing capacity, seating options, and cabin features. The big difference between the Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 is size. The Volvo XC60 is bigger than the Volvo XC40 and offers more cargo room.

Which one is more reliable, Volvo XC40 or XC60?

The Volvo XC40 T4 FWD Momentum and Volvo XC60 B5 FWD Momentum are both motivated by a direct-injected turbocharged engine and come with the same warranty benefits. The Volvo Warranty on new cars starts on the day the first retail customer takes delivery of the vehicle and lasts for two years without mileage restrictions. Contact our dealership with any questions about the Volvo Cars warranty coverage and period.

Which one is more economic, Volvo XC40 or XC60?

The 2022 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD Momentum scored a 78 out of 100 when tested and reviewed by J.D. Power. The 2022 Volvo XC60 scored a 76 out of 100 in similar J.D. Power testing. In terms of starting MSRP, the Volvo XC40 is less expensive than the Volvo XC60. However, the Volvo XC60 is bigger than the Volvo XC40, offers more cargo space, and has more features.

Which one has more towing capacity, Volvo XC40 or XC60?

If you're looking for the Volvo SUV with the most towing, you'll be glad to know that the Volvo XC40 T4 FWD Momentum and Volvo XC60 B5 FWD Momentum can both tow up to 3,500 pounds. If you have dirt bikes to trailer or ATVs to haul, both of these new SUVs for sale will get the job done. If you're shopping for an SUV that can tow up to 5,000 pounds, we invite you to compare and explore the new Volvo XC90.

SUV Comparison at Volvo Cars Charlotte

Now that you know more about how the Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 compare, you've weighed the pricing and size differences and are now probably trying to decide if it's better to lease or finance. If so, we invite you to our dealership for an in-person tour and test drive of both models. After confirming which new Volvo SUV is right for you, our finance team can assist you with Volvo XC60 lease deals, Volvo XC40 lease deals, and Volvo Cars finance specials. We hope to see you soon.


1Prices shown are Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP), Base Price or Starting At price and excludes destination fees, taxes, title, license, and registration and/or electronic filing fees, dealer fees.

2For more information, please visit the official US government source for all fuel economy at www.fueleconomy.gov


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