Compare 2008 Volvo S60 vs 2008 Acura TL

2008 Volvo S60
2008 Acura TL
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4-Door Sedan FWD 2.5T w/Snrf
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan FWD 2.5T 19 27 $29,117 $30,975
4-Door Sedan FWD 2.5T w/Snrf 19 27 $29,117 $30,975
4-Door Sedan AWD 2.5T 17 26 $30,856 $32,825
4-Door Sedan AWD 2.5T w/Snrf 18 26 $30,856 $32,825
4-Door Sedan FWD 2.4T T5 w/Snrf 18 26 $31,946 $33,985
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4-Door Sedan Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 18 26 $31,007 $33,725
4-Door Sedan Automatic Nav 18 26 $33,300 $36,225
4-Door Sedan Automatic Type-S 17 26 $35,134 $38,225
4-Door Sedan Manual Type-S 18 27 $35,134 $38,225
4-Door Sedan Automatic Type-S HPT 17 26 $35,317 $38,425
4-Door Sedan Manual Type-S HPT 18 27 $35,317 $38,425
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,117
$31,007
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,975
$33,725
Monthly Payment Estimate
$516 / month
$562 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Volvo S60 is a comfortable, safe all-weather sedan, but if you want top sport-sedan performance, you should look elsewhere. The 2008 Acura TL is a "nice" car that's well equipped in every category except personality.
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Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
33.3 34.9
Front Head Room (in)
38.7 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
91 97.9
Second Hip Room (in)
54.6 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.2 58.3
Second Head Room (in)
37.9 37.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.5 55.7
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 42.8
Front Hip Room (in)
55.0 55.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.0 72.2
Track Width, Front (in)
61.5 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 5.8
Length, Overall (in)
181.2 189.3
Height, Overall (in)
56.2 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.7 62.0
Wheelbase (in)
106.9 107.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.9 12.5
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x - TBD - 11.8 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x - TBD - 11.1 x .35
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.0 17.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.4 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.7 39.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.0 2.8
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P205/55R16 P235/45WR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P205/55R16 P235/45WR17
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - T135/80R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
330 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
330 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3523 3623
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 8.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 130
Engine
Displacement
2.5L/154 3.2L/196
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
208 @ 5000 258 @ 6200
Engine Type
Low-Pressure Turbo Gas I5 Gas V6
Fuel System
EFI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
236 @ 1500 - 4500 233 @ 5000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 26
Transmission
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.02 0.49
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 1.89
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.03 1.61
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.27 4.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.34 0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.66 2.70
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.98 1.07
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volvo S60 Acura TL
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
.75 0.72
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
.91 1.07
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multilink Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Double-Wishbone

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