Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Outback than the Volvo XC70. The Subaru Outback will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC70.
With the Subaru Outback you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volvo XC70, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.
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 Subaru Outback is clearly a better financial choice over the Volvo XC70. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Subaru Outback carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo XC70.
Since the Subaru Outback is much slimmer than the Volvo XC70, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Subaru Outback takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo XC70.
The Subaru Outback has much less torque than the Volvo XC70, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.
The Subaru Outback has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo XC70, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Subaru Outback is significantly less powerful than the Volvo XC70. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Subaru Outback and the Volvo XC70. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Subaru Outback as you will in the Volvo XC70.
The basic warranty of the Subaru Outback is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volvo XC70.
Compare the 2014 Subaru Outback and the 2014 Volvo XC70.
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MSRP*: $23,495 - $32,095
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MSRP*: $34,500 - $45,650
|Cash Back Rebate:||Visit Rebate Center||Up to $1,000|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||--|
|City MPG:||17 - 24||17 - 18|
|Highway MPG:||25 - 30||24 - 26|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$22,123 - $30,034||$32,430 - $42,911|
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