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2020 Jaguar E-PACE vs. 2021 Volvo XC60 Review

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2020 Jaguar
E-PACE

MSRP*: $39,950 to $52,950
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2021 Volvo
XC60

MSRP*: $41,700 to $55,000
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Invoice* $37,553 to $49,773 $39,198 to $51,700
MPG - City 21 MPG 20 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 27 - 28 MPG 27 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 52.7 ft3 63.6 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 246 - 296 hp 258 - 330 hp
Towing Capacity 1,653 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 173.0 in 184.6 in
Exterior Width 74.7 in 74.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.1 in
Rear 35.1 in
Front 41.5 in
Rear 38.0 in
Head Room Front 38.4 - 39.2 in
Rear 38.2 - 38.3 in
Front 38.0 in
Rear 38.0 in
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available *****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volvo XC60 than in the Jaguar E-PACE, 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 Jaguar E-PACE and the Volvo XC60.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Jaguar E-PACE as you will with the Volvo XC60, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a 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 Jaguar E-PACE will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo XC60. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Jaguar E-PACE will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Volvo XC60.

Dimensions
The Jaguar E-PACE is about the same width as the Volvo XC60. If you go with the Jaguar E-PACE, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Volvo XC60.

Handling
The Jaguar E-PACE has a larger turning radius than the Volvo XC60, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo XC60 is clearly the choice over the Jaguar E-PACE for pulling heavy loads. The Jaguar E-PACE has a little less horsepower than the Volvo XC60.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Jaguar E-PACE transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volvo XC60.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jaguar E-PACE and the Volvo XC60. The Jaguar E-PACE has significantly less cargo capacity than the Volvo XC60.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar E-PACE than that of the Volvo XC60.