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2011 Volvo XC60

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  2011 Volvo XC60 FWD 4-door 3.2L Angular Front Exterior View 2011 Audi Q5 quattro 4-door 3.2L Premium Plus Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $30,926 $32,736
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Bottom Line The 2011 Volvo XC60 offers top in-car tech and luxury features, in a secure package that's big enough for small families. Read Full Review The 2011 Audi Q5 is one of the best upscale picks in a compact crossover, thanks to its sleek lines, practical interior, responsive feel, and city-savvy size. Read Full Review
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  • Curvy, attractive styling
  • Nicely trimmed interior
  • Strong acceleration (T6)
  • Good ride quality


  • Poor fuel economy
  • Techno-cluttered controls
  • Tigh back seat


  • Smartly styled, inside and out
  • Strong, efficient new 2.0T engine
  • Responsive eight-speed auto
  • High-quality interior trims
  • Standard all-wheel drive


  • Gimmicky Drive Select
  • Overly damped steering feel
  • Options grouped in costly packages
  • Bluetooth costs extra, on a $35k vehicle
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