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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2016 Volvo XC70 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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class than the Volvo XC70. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Volvo XC70 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Volvo XC70, 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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Volvo XC70, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Volvo XC70 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is about the same width as the Volvo XC70. When looking at overall length, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo XC70.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Volvo XC70 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has about the same turning radius as the Volvo XC70, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is somewhat more powerful than the Volvo XC70.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC70, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has significantly less cargo room than the Volvo XC70, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo XC70.

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2016 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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MSRP*: $59,900 - $104,300

2016 Volvo
XC70

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MSRP*: $37,100 - $47,175
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.99% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.72% --
City MPG: 15 - 20 19 - 23
Highway MPG: 21 - 27 26 - 31
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, Inline-5
Seating Capacity: 5 - 7 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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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $55,707 - $96,999 $34,874 - $44,345

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.