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2015 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class vs. 2016 Volvo XC90 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Volvo XC90, with comparable head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC90, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Volvo XC90, 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). Clearly, the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class is a better financial choice over the Volvo XC90, when considering MSRP. 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 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Volvo XC90.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class is much slimmer than the Volvo XC90, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Volvo XC90.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volvo XC90.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo XC90 is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo XC90.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class has less seating than the Volvo XC90, making the Volvo XC90 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class has significantly less cargo capacity than the Volvo XC90.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo XC90.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz
GLK-Class

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MSRP*: $37,900 - $39,900

2016 Volvo
XC90

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MSRP*: $43,950 - $55,400
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.24% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.89% --
City MPG: 18 - 24 20 - 22
Highway MPG: 25 - 33 25 - 26
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $35,247 - $37,107 $41,313 - $52,076

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.