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2022 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2022 Volvo XC60 Review

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2022 Lexus
GX 460

MSRP*: $56,125 to $65,635
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2022 Volvo
XC60

MSRP*: $42,650 to $56,450
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MPG - City 15 MPG 21 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 19 MPG 27 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 64.7 ft3 63.3 ft3
Engine
  • 301-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 247-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 295-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 301 hp 247 - 295 hp
Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 192.1 in 185.4 in
Exterior Width 74.2 in 74.9 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 34.1 in
Front 41.5 in
Rear 38.0 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 40.4 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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volvo XC60 than in the Lexus GX 460, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lexus GX 460 and the Volvo XC60.

Convenience
With the Volvo XC60, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus GX 460, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Lexus GX 460 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC60.

Dimensions
The Lexus GX 460 is about the same width as the Volvo XC60. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Lexus GX 460, which is slightly longer than the Volvo XC60.

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has the same turning radius as the Volvo XC60, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC60 for pulling heavy loads. The Lexus GX 460 has a little more horsepower than the Volvo XC60.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Lexus GX 460 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volvo XC60.

Utility
The Lexus GX 460 offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC60, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Lexus GX 460 as you will in the Volvo XC60.