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2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2020 Volvo XC60 Review

New 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport

2020 Land Rover
Discovery Sport

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New 2020 Volvo XC60

2020 Volvo
XC60

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MSRP*
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$37,800 to $52,800
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$40,150 to $52,650
Invoice* $35,532 to $49,632 $37,741 to $49,491
MPG - City 19 20 - 22
MPG - Hwy 24 27 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
The Land Rover Discovery Sport offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Volvo XC60. The Volvo XC60 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Land Rover Discovery Sport, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The Volvo XC60 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Land Rover Discovery Sport, making it more convenient to drive.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Land Rover Discovery Sport will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo XC60. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Land Rover Discovery Sport will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Volvo XC60.

Dimensions
The Land Rover Discovery Sport is about the same width as the Volvo XC60. When looking at overall length, the Land Rover Discovery Sport takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo XC60.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Land Rover Discovery Sport doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Volvo XC60.

Handling
The Land Rover Discovery Sport has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC60, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo XC60 is clearly the choice over the Land Rover Discovery Sport for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Land Rover Discovery Sport has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo XC60.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Land Rover Discovery Sport and the Volvo XC60.

Warranty
The Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo XC60.