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Compare 2012 Volvo XC60 vs 2012 Volvo XC70

2012 Volvo XC60
2012 Volvo XC70
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AWD 4-Door 3.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L 17 23 $37,083 $39,450
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L Platinum 17 23 $41,266 $43,900
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L Premier Plus 17 23 $38,728 $41,200
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design 17 23 $41,078 $43,700
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design Platinum 17 23 $45,261 $48,150
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design Premier Plus 17 23 $42,723 $45,450
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L 17 23 $31,302 $33,300
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L PZEV 17 23 $31,302 $33,300
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum 17 23 $37,835 $40,250
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum PZEV 17 23 $37,835 $40,250
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier 17 23 $33,652 $35,800
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier PZEV 17 23 $33,652 $35,800
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus 17 23 $35,297 $37,550
XC60 AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus PZEV 17 23 $35,297 $37,550
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L 19 25 $31,302 $33,300
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L PZEV 19 25 $31,302 $33,300
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum 19 25 $37,835 $40,250
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum PZEV 19 25 $37,835 $40,250
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier 19 25 $33,652 $35,800
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier PZEV 19 25 $33,652 $35,800
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus 19 25 $35,297 $37,550
XC60 FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus PZEV 19 25 $35,297 $37,550
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AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.0L T6
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.0L T6 17 23 $36,754 $39,100
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.0L T6 Platinum 17 23 $41,031 $43,650
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.0L T6 Premier Plus 17 23 $38,493 $40,950
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L 19 25 $30,973 $32,950
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L PZEV 19 25 $30,973 $32,950
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Platinum 19 25 $38,023 $40,450
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Platinum PZEV 19 25 $38,023 $40,450
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier 19 25 $33,746 $35,900
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier PZEV 19 25 $33,746 $35,900
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier Plus 19 25 $35,485 $37,750
XC70 AWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier Plus PZEV 19 25 $35,485 $37,750
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L 19 25 $30,973 $32,950
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L PZEV 19 25 $30,973 $32,950
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Platinum 19 25 $38,023 $40,450
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Platinum PZEV 19 25 $38,023 $40,450
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier 19 25 $33,746 $35,900
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier PZEV 19 25 $33,746 $35,900
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier Plus 19 25 $35,485 $37,750
XC70 FWD 4-Door Wgn 3.2L Premier Plus PZEV 19 25 $35,485 $37,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,083
$36,754
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,450
$39,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$658 / month
$652 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.6
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2012 Volvo XC60 is an attractive, well-designed family luxury vehicle, with a class-leading roster of innovative safety and tech features. The 2012 Volvo XC70 crossover offers safety and wagon-based practicality; it's a useful alternative to taller, blockier crossovers and sport-utility vehicles.
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Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
23 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.4 34.6
Front Head Room (in)
38.0 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99 98
Second Hip Room (in)
53.8 55.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.7 57.4
Second Head Room (in)
38.1 38.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.2 56.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.2 41.9
Front Hip Room (in)
54.2 54.8
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
31.6 28.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.4 73.3
Track Width, Front (in)
64.3 63.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
9.1 8.3
Length, Overall (in)
182.2 190.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
45.9 48.1
Height, Overall (in)
67.4 63.1
Liftover Height (in)
29.4 27.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.4 62.2
Wheelbase (in)
109.2 110.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
30.8 33.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - 31.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
70.4 73.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
67.4 72.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
38.3 42.9
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 x - TBD - 12.4 x 1.10
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)
11.9 x - TBD - 11.9 x 0.87
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.9 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.0 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.4 37.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/60R18 235/50R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/60R18 235/50R18
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - T125/80R17
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
330 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
495 495
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 3300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 3300
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4236 4152
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 18 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 180
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
325 @ 1500-4800 325 @ 1500-4800
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.0L/180 3.0L/180
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 5600 300 @ 5600
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I6 Turbocharged Gas I6
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
20 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
23 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 17
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 4.15
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.56 1.57
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 0.86
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 2.37
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.75 3.46
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16 1.16
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/manual shift Automatic
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volvo XC60 Volvo XC70
Body Style
5 Door Wagon 5 Door Wagon
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3 9.1
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
3 (2011) 4
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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