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2023 Chevrolet Suburban vs. 2022 Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2023 Chevrolet
Suburban

MSRP*: $56,900 to $80,100
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2022 Volvo
XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $54,250 to $70,000
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MPG - City 14 - 15 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 - 9 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 144.7 ft3 63.3 ft3
Engine
  • 355-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 420-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 328-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 415-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 455-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 355 - 420 hp 400 - 455 hp
Towing Capacity 7,900 - 8,300 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 225.7 in 185.4 in
Exterior Width 81.1 in 74.9 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 42.0 in
Front 41.5 in
Rear 38.0 in
Head Room Front 42.3 in
Rear 38.9 in
Front 38.0 in
Rear 38.0 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 Chevrolet Suburban than in the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. The Chevrolet Suburban will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC60 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 Chevrolet Suburban is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Suburban is much wider than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Suburban, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The Chevrolet Suburban has a significantly larger turning radius than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Suburban is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Suburban has a little less horsepower than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Chevrolet Suburban does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
The Chevrolet Suburban offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Chevrolet Suburban, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.