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2020 Volvo V60 vs. 2021 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review

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2020 Volvo
V60

MSRP*: $39,650 to $45,400
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2021 Volvo
V60 Cross Country

MSRP*: $45,450
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Invoice* $37,271 to $42,676 $42,723
MPG - City 23 MPG 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 34 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 50.9 ft3 50.9 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Front-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 258 hp 258 hp
Towing Capacity 1,650 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 187.4 in 188.3 in
Exterior Width 72.8 in 72.8 in
Leg Room Front 42.3 in
Rear 35.2 in
Front 42.3 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 37.4 in
Rear 38.1 in
Front 37.4 in
Rear 38.1 in
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 Volvo V60 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 Volvo V60 and the Volvo V60 Cross Country in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Volvo V60 as you will with the Volvo V60 Cross Country, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Volvo V60 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo V60 Cross Country. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Volvo V60 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Dimensions
The Volvo V60 is about the same width as the Volvo V60 Cross Country. When looking at overall length, the Volvo V60 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Handling
The Volvo V60 has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo V60 Cross Country, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Volvo V60 and the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Volvo V60 and the Volvo V60 Cross Country do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Volvo V60 and the Volvo V60 Cross Country. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Volvo V60 as you will in the Volvo V60 Cross Country.

Warranty
The Volvo V60 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo V60 Cross Country.