2022 BMW X7 vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2022 BMW X7 vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2022 BMW
X7

MSRP*: $74,900 to $99,800
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2022 Volvo
XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $64,800 to $72,600
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MPG - City 15 - 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 21 - 24 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 6 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 90.4 ft3 64.1 ft3
Engine
  • 335-hp, 3.0-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 523-hp, 4.4-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 328-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 455-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 335 - 523 hp 400 - 455 hp
Towing Capacity 5,400 - 5,950 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior Length 203.3 in 195.0 in
Exterior Width 78.7 in 75.7 in
Leg Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 37.6 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 37.0 in
Head Room Front 41.9 in
Rear 39.9 in
Front 38.9 in
Rear 38.5 in

*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

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW X7 than in the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. The BMW X7 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

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 BMW X7 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X7 is much wider than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the BMW X7, which is slightly longer than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The BMW X7 has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the BMW X7, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. The BMW X7 has a little less horsepower than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the BMW X7 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
The BMW X7 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. With the BMW X7, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW X7 than that of the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.