2022 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2022 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2022 INFINITI
QX80

MSRP*: $71,950 to $86,200
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2022 Volvo
XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $64,800 to $72,600
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MPG - City 13 - 14 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 8 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 95.1 ft3 64.1 ft3
Engine
  • 400-hp, 5.6-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 7-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 400 hp 400 - 455 hp
Towing Capacity 8,500 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior Length 210.2 in 195.0 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 75.7 in
Leg Room Front 39.6 in
Rear 41.0 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 37.0 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 40.0 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 INFINITI QX80 than in the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the INFINITI QX80 and 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 INFINITI QX80 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the INFINITI QX80 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. If you go with the INFINITI QX80, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The INFINITI QX80 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
When considering towing capacity, the INFINITI QX80 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 INFINITI QX80 and the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the INFINITI QX80 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
The INFINITI QX80 offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the INFINITI QX80, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.