2021 BMW X6 vs. 2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2021 BMW X6 vs. 2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2021 BMW
X6

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2021 Volvo
XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid

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MSRP*
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$65,050 to $86,250
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$63,450 to $70,250
Invoice* $60,995 to $80,715 $59,643 to $66,035
MPG - City 16 - 21 N/A
MPG - Hwy 22 - 26 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6, V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 6 - 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW X6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW X6 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
The BMW X6 is about the same width as the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. When looking at overall length, the BMW X6 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X6 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the BMW X6 is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the BMW X6 and the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
The BMW X6 has less seating than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, making the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
The BMW X6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.