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2014 Subaru Tribeca vs. 2014 Volvo XC60 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volvo XC60 than in the Subaru Tribeca, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Subaru Tribeca will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC60.

Convenience
With the Volvo XC60, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru Tribeca, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Subaru Tribeca is a better financial choice over the Volvo XC60, 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. The Subaru Tribeca carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo XC60.

Dimensions
The Subaru Tribeca is about the same width as the Volvo XC60. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Subaru Tribeca, which is slightly longer than the Volvo XC60.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Subaru Tribeca transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volvo XC60.

Handling
The Subaru Tribeca has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo XC60, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo XC60 is clearly the choice over the Subaru Tribeca for pulling heavy loads. The Subaru Tribeca has a little more horsepower than the Volvo XC60.

Utility
The Subaru Tribeca offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC60, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Subaru Tribeca has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Volvo XC60.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Subaru Tribeca is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volvo XC60.


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2014 Subaru
Tribeca

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MSRP*: $34,095
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2014 Volvo
XC60

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MSRP*: $34,850 - $49,800
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Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $2,000
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City MPG: 16 17 - 18
Highway MPG: 21 24 - 26
Engine(s): Horizontal Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 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*: $31,962 $32,759 - $46,812

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