2024 Dodge Durango vs. 2023 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2024 Dodge Durango

2024 Dodge
Durango

MSRP*: $41,670 to $95,995
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Picture of the 2023 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

2023 Volvo
XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $53,550 to $59,500
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MPG - City 12 - 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 17 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 85.1 ft3 57.5 ft3
Engine
  • 293-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 295-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 360-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 475-hp, 6.4-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 710-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 - 710 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 - 8,700 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 200.8 - 201.0 in 174.8 in
Exterior Width 75.8 - 76.4 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 38.6 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.8 in
Front 37.6 in
Rear 38.3 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 Dodge Durango than in the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Dodge Durango will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

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). Whether you pick the Dodge Durango or the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
The Dodge Durango is about the same width as the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. If you go with the Dodge Durango, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Handling
The Dodge Durango has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Durango is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Dodge Durango has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Dodge Durango has much lower torque than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Dodge Durango offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Dodge Durango, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.