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2021 Toyota Sequoia vs. 2021 Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2021 Toyota
Sequoia

MSRP*: $50,400 to $69,675
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2021 Volvo
XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $53,500 to $69,500
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Invoice* $45,864 to $63,405 $50,290 to $65,330
MPG - City 13 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 17 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 120.1 ft3 63.6 ft3
Engine V-8 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 381 hp 328 hp
Towing Capacity 7,000 - 7,400 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 205.1 in 184.6 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 74.9 in
Leg Room Front 42.5 in
Rear 40.9 in
Front 41.5 in
Rear 38.0 in
Head Room Front 34.8 in
Rear 34.9 in
Front 38.0 in
Rear 38.0 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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 Toyota Sequoia offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, with comparable head- and legroom. The Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Sequoia.

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 Toyota Sequoia or the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Toyota Sequoia is much higher than that for the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Toyota Sequoia is much wider than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Toyota Sequoia, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The Toyota Sequoia has the same turning radius as the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Toyota Sequoia is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. The Toyota Sequoia has a little more horsepower than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Toyota Sequoia does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Toyota Sequoia more than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Toyota Sequoia, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Toyota Sequoia is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid.