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2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2020 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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New 2020 Volvo V60 Cross Country

2020 Volvo
V60 Cross Country

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MSRP*
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$66,100
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$45,100
Invoice* $62,134 $42,394
MPG - City 19 22
MPG - Hwy 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Volvo V60 Cross Country with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Volvo V60 Cross Country in the front seats.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Volvo V60 Cross Country, 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). The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Volvo V60 Cross Country, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Volvo V60 Cross Country have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is about the same width as the Volvo V60 Cross Country. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which is slightly longer than the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class has a much more powerful engine than the Volvo V60 Cross Country. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo V60 Cross Country, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo V60 Cross Country.