2024 Kia EV6 vs. 2023 Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2024 Kia EV6

2024 Kia
EV6

MSRP*: $42,600 to $61,600
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Picture of the 2023 Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric

2023 Volvo
C40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $55,300 to $60,100
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MPG - City Info not available Info not available
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 50.2 ft3 49.0 ft3
Engine
  • 167-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
  • 225-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
  • 320-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
  • 576-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 167 - 576 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 2,300 lbs 3,970 lbs
Exterior Length 184.3 - 184.8 in 174.8 in
Exterior Width 74.0 - 74.4 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 42.4 in
Rear 39.0 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 36.8 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.0 in
Front 39.4 in
Rear 36.7 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 Kia EV6 than in the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Kia EV6 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

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 Kia EV6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Dimensions
The Kia EV6 is a little narrower than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Kia EV6, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Handling
The Kia EV6 has a larger turning radius than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric is clearly the choice over the Kia EV6 for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Kia EV6 has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Kia EV6 has much lower torque than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Kia EV6 and the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Kia EV6 as you will in the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.