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2022 GMC Acadia vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Review

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2022 GMC
Acadia

MSRP*: $34,800 to $48,600
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2022 Volvo
XC40

MSRP*: $35,100 to $42,850
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MPG - City 19 - 22 MPG 22 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG 30 - 32 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 79.0 ft3 46.9 ft3
Engine
  • 228-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 187-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 252-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 228 - 310 hp 187 - 248 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 193.4 in 174.2 in
Exterior Width 75.4 in 73.7 in
Leg Room Front 41.0 in
Rear 39.7 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 40.0 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 37.6 - 39.0 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.1 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 GMC Acadia than in the Volvo XC40. The GMC Acadia will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the GMC Acadia, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volvo XC40.

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 GMC Acadia or the Volvo XC40, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the GMC Acadia is much wider than the Volvo XC40, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the GMC Acadia, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC40.

Handling
The GMC Acadia has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC40, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The GMC Acadia has a little more horsepower than the Volvo XC40.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the GMC Acadia does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC40.

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

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the GMC Acadia than that of the Volvo XC40.