Volvo XC40 Competitive Comparison

Why Choose the 2020 Volvo XC40 Over the Competition?

If you are looking for a Compact Crossover that provides you with the stance and storage space of an SUV with a scale for city life, the 2020 Volvo XC40 is your match.


Underneath the hood, you'll find two responsive powertrain choices:

  • T4 FWD (187 HP)
  • T5 AWD (248 HP)
Volvo's first all-electric vehicle, the XC40 Pure Electric SUV, with 402 HP and +200 miles of range, is available for customers to pre-order.


You have the option to choose between several different design expressions - the sporty R-Design, luxurious Inscription and contemporary Momentum.

The interior is crafted with high-quality materials to give you a luxury experience and designed with a focus on utility to maximize available space. The Volvo XC40 includes creative storage solutions like bag hooks or large door bins to fit a laptop. Parking is made easy with the 360° SurroundView Camera available technology. The features of the vehicle were a result of listening to our customers and building what they wanted in a car.


Inside this luxury SUV, you will find a plethora of standard technology that other SUVs don't match. The Sensus® infotainment system is ideal for interaction with your music and apps while voice command ensures that you can control everything without taking your eyes off the road. The Volvo On Call app gives you access to a range of connected services. Advanced safety features, like our City Safety technology products, are standard on the Volvo XC40 and are a result of decades of innovation.

2020 Volvo XC40

2020 Audi Q3

2020 BMW X1

2020 Mercedes GLB

Base MSRP$33,700$34,700 $35,200$36,600
Remote Engine StartStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Lane Keeping AidStandard$1,600Warning Only$2,250
Road Sign InformationStandardNot AvailableStandard$1,150
Digital Driver Information Display12.3"10.25"Analog7"
Post Collision Brake AssistStandardNot AvailableNot Available$2,250
Driver Side Mirror TiltStandardNot AvailableNot Available$2,250
Power Child LocksStandardStandardManualManual
Spare TireStandardStandard$150Not Available
(with and without mirrors)
80.1 / 75.279.7 / 72.881.1 / 71.779.5 / 72.2
Headroom (F/R)39.1 / 39.339.6 / 37.641.9 / 39.440.7 / 39.3 / 34.8
Legroom (F/R)40.9 / 36.140.0 / 36.140.4 / 37.041.1 / 38.1 / 29.1
Shoulder Room (F/R)56.7 / 56.356.7 / 55.155.6 / 55.255.9 / 54.9 / 43.8
Curb Weight3,7303,9053,554N/A
MPG (City/Hwy/Combined)23 / 33 / 2719 / 27 / 2224 / 33 / 2723 / 30 / 26

Test drive the 2020 Volvo XC40 and discover why this luxury model tops the small crossover SUV market!

Information sourced from Autoplanner for XC40.