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2017 Buick LaCrosse vs. 2017 Volvo S60 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick LaCrosse than the Volvo S60. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Buick LaCrosse and the Volvo S60 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Volvo S60 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Buick LaCrosse, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Buick LaCrosse is clearly a better financial choice over the Volvo S60. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Buick LaCrosse will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Volvo S60.

Dimensions
The Buick LaCrosse is about the same width as the Volvo S60. If you go with the Buick LaCrosse, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo S60.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Buick LaCrosse doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Volvo S60.

Handling
The Buick LaCrosse has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo S60, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Buick LaCrosse and the Volvo S60.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick LaCrosse and the Volvo S60. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Buick LaCrosse will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo S60.

Warranty
The Buick LaCrosse comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo S60.

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2017 Buick
LaCrosse

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MSRP*: $32,065 - $43,265

2017 Volvo
S60

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MSRP*: $33,950 - $60,000
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City MPG: 20 - 21 20 - 25
Highway MPG: 29 - 31 27 - 36
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $31,905 - $41,534 $31,913 - $56,400

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.