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2014 Volvo XC90 vs. 2014 Lincoln MKX Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lincoln MKX than in the Volvo XC90, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Volvo XC90 and the Lincoln MKX.

Convenience
The Volvo XC90 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lincoln MKX, 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 Volvo XC90 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln MKX. 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 Volvo XC90 and the Lincoln MKX have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Volvo XC90 is about the same width as the Lincoln MKX. When looking at overall length, the Volvo XC90 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lincoln MKX.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Volvo XC90 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Lincoln MKX.

Handling
The Volvo XC90 has a larger turning radius than the Lincoln MKX, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Volvo XC90 is clearly the choice over the Lincoln MKX for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Volvo XC90 has a lot less horsepower than the Lincoln MKX.

Utility
The Volvo XC90 offers greater seating capacity than the Lincoln MKX, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Volvo XC90 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lincoln MKX.

Warranty
The Volvo XC90 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln MKX.


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2014 Volvo
XC90

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MSRP*: $39,700 - $47,400

2014 Lincoln
MKX

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MSRP*: $38,575 - $40,525
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,500
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.25%
City MPG: 16 17 - 18
Highway MPG: 23 - 25 23 - 26
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
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*: $37,318 - $44,556 $36,647 - $38,499

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