2024 Lexus RX 350 vs. 2023 Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2024 Lexus RX 350

2024 Lexus
RX 350

MSRP*: $48,600 to $59,330
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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 21 - 22 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 28 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 46.2 ft3 49.0 ft3
Engine
  • 275-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 275 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 3,494 lbs 3,970 lbs
Exterior Length 192.5 in 174.8 in
Exterior Width 75.6 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.1 in
Rear 37.4 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 38.1 - 39.5 in
Rear 28.5 - 38.6 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 Lexus RX 350 than in the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus RX 350, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

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 Lexus RX 350 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Dimensions
The Lexus RX 350 is about the same width as the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. If you go with the Lexus RX 350, 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 Lexus RX 350 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
With the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Lexus RX 350. When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus RX 350 has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Lexus RX 350 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 Lexus RX 350 and the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Lexus RX 350 has less cargo space than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.