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2014 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2014 Volvo XC90 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus GX 460 than in the Volvo XC90. The Volvo XC90 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The Volvo XC90 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus GX 460, 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). The Lexus GX 460 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC90. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Lexus GX 460 and the Volvo XC90 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Lexus GX 460 is much slimmer than the Volvo XC90, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Lexus GX 460 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo XC90.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Lexus GX 460 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC90.

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo XC90, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC90 for pulling heavy loads. The Lexus GX 460 has a little more horsepower than the Volvo XC90.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lexus GX 460 and the Volvo XC90. The Lexus GX 460 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Volvo XC90.

Warranty
The Lexus GX 460 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo XC90.


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2014 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $49,085 - $60,715

2014 Volvo
XC90

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MSRP*: $39,700 - $47,400
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.36% --
City MPG: 15 16
Highway MPG: 20 23 - 25
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $45,159 - $55,857 $37,318 - $44,556

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