2022 Nissan Armada vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric | NewCars.com

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2022 Nissan Armada vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

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2022 Nissan
Armada

MSRP*: $49,900 to $69,200
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Picture of the 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

2022 Volvo
XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $51,700 to $58,150
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MPG - City 13 - 14 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 18 - 19 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 95.4 ft3 46.9 ft3
Engine
  • 400-hp, 5.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission 7-Speed A/T 1-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 400 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 8,500 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 208.9 in 174.2 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.9 in
Rear 41.0 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 40.0 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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Armada than in the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Nissan Armada will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

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). The Nissan Armada is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Dimensions
Since the Nissan Armada is much wider than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Nissan Armada, 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 Nissan Armada has a significantly larger turning radius than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Nissan Armada is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Nissan Armada and the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Nissan Armada doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Utility
The Nissan Armada 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 Nissan Armada, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.