2019 Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 near Boston, MA

2019 Volvo XC40 vs. 2019 Volvo XC60

Do you know you want to upgrade your daily drive with a Volvo SUV? The 2019 XC40 and XC60 are two viable options for drivers in the Boston, MA area. The Volvo XC40 is one of the innovative new additions to its SUV lineup, while the XC60 is one of the most heavily awarded SUVs available. The following page highlights the key differences between these two impressive SUVs to make your research process easy. If you have any questions, contact the team at 128 Volvo near Boston, MA at (877) 462-2050.

Interior and Exterior

Features such as a power driver's seat with memory and a power-operated tailgate come standard on both the 2019 Volvo XC40 and XC60. However, when it comes to interior and exterior design, there are a few key differences you should know about including the following:

  • Dual-zone climate control is only standard with the XC60
  • A leather-trimmed steering wheel is only standard with the XC40
  • The Volvo XC40 includes hidden tailpipes
  • A power sunroof and sunshade are included with the Volvo XC60, and available as an add-on with the XC40
  • The XC60 includes headlight high pressure cleaning, while the XC40 has the feature available as part of a package

2019 Volvo XC40 and Volvo XC60 Interior Dashboard

Performance and Capability

There are four different engines available between the 2019 Volvo XC40 and Volvo XC60. The 2019 Volvo XC40 is only available with the T4 and T5 engine options, while the XC60 includes the T5, T6, or T8 options. The T4 and T5 engines provide practical performance for everyday driving, while the T6 and T8 offer a more energetic ride. The table below details the specs for each available engine.




MPG highway

2.0L I4 T4

(XC40 Only)

187 HP

221 lb.-ft.

33 MPG

2.0L Turbo I4 T5

250 HP

258 lb.-ft.

29 MPG (FWD)

2.0L Twin-charged I4 T6

316 HP

295 lb.-ft.

26 MPG

2.0L Twin-charged I4 T8 eAWD Plug-in Hybrid

400 HP

472 lb.-ft.

27 MPG

Safety and Technology

Which safety and technology features do you have on your wish list? Check out the primary differences between the 2019 XC40 and XC60 when it comes to safety and technology below.

  • Active bending lights are only standard with the XC60
  • The XC60 is the only model standard with Blind Spot Information System and cross traffic alert
  • Driver Alert Control is only included with the XC40
  • A 12V outlet in the cargo area is only standard with the XC40
  • The XC40 includes a 9-in. touchscreen while the XC60 includes an 8-in. touchscreen
  • Only the XC40 has a standard 12.3-in. digital driver display

2019 Volvo XC60

Subscription vs. Financing and Leasing

Have you decided whether to lease, finance, or subscribe to your new Volvo SUV? The Volvo XC40 is the only SUV you can subscribe to. Similar to leasing, a Volvo Care subscription gives you a Liberty Mutual insurance policy, regularly scheduled maintenance, and a new upgrade every 12 months included in your monthly payment! If financing or leasing is the way you want to go, check out the incentives and special offers available at our Volvo dealership near Boston, MA.

Once you've selected a buying option that works for you, browse the new inventory at our dealership to find your favorite SUV, and then schedule a test drive by calling (877) 462-2050.

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