2023 Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 vs. 2023 Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQB 300

2023 Mercedes-Benz
EQB 300

MSRP*: $56,900
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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 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 61.8 ft3 49.0 ft3
Engine
  • 225-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 225 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 3,970 lbs
Exterior Length 184.4 in 174.8 in
Exterior Width 72.2 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.1 in
Rear 38.1 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 40.7 in
Rear 39.3 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 Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 than in the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 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). Whether you pick the Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 or the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 is much slimmer than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz EQB 300, 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 Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 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
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 has a lot less horsepower than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 has much lower torque than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz EQB 300 offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Mercedes-Benz EQB 300, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo C40 Recharge Pure Electric.