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2022 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

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2022 Lexus
GX 460

MSRP*: $56,125 to $65,635
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2022 Volvo
XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $51,700 to $58,150
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MPG - City 15 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 19 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 64.7 ft3 46.9 ft3
Engine
  • 301-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 1-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 301 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 192.1 in 174.2 in
Exterior Width 74.2 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 34.1 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 40.4 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
The Lexus GX 460 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, with comparable head- and legroom. The Lexus GX 460 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40 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). Whether you pick the Lexus GX 460 or the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
The Lexus GX 460 is a little narrower than the Volvo XC40 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 Lexus GX 460, 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 Lexus GX 460 has the same turning radius as the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus GX 460 has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Lexus GX 460 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 Lexus GX 460 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 Lexus GX 460, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.