2022 Buick Enclave vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric | NewCars.com

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2022 Buick Enclave vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2022 Buick Enclave

2022 Buick
Enclave

MSRP*: $42,800 to $57,100
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Picture of the 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

2022 Volvo
XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $51,700 to $58,150
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MPG - City 17 - 18 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 97.4 ft3 46.9 ft3
Engine
  • 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 1-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 310 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 204.8 in 174.2 in
Exterior Width 78.8 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.2 in
Rear 38.3 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 41.2 - 42.6 in
Rear 39.0 - 39.9 in
Front 37.6 - 40.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.1 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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick Enclave than in the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Buick Enclave will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

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 Buick Enclave will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Dimensions
Since the Buick Enclave is much wider than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Buick Enclave, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Handling
The Buick Enclave has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick Enclave has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Buick Enclave has much lower torque than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Buick Enclave offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Buick Enclave, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Buick Enclave than that of the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.