In comparing the Volvo XC60's and the Genesis GV70's specifications and ratings, the Volvo XC60 has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The Genesis GV70 has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Volvo XC60's and the Genesis GV70's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Volvo XC60 vs. Genesis GV70 Pricing
A used 2024 Volvo XC60 ranges from $47,400 to $59,116 while a used 2024 Genesis GV70 is priced between $48,361 to $61,287. For a new model, the Volvo XC60's price is between $48,038 and $60,485, with the Genesis GV70 priced between $48,886 and $69,652.
Volvo XC60 vs. Genesis GV70 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Volvo XC60 loses 54.6 percent of its value and the Genesis GV70 loses 43 percent of its value. This means the Genesis GV70 retains 11.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Volvo XC60.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Volvo XC60’s base engine makes 247 horsepower, and the Genesis GV70 base engine makes 300 horsepower. The XC60 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 504 miles. The GV70 is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 487 miles. This gives the Volvo XC60 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Genesis GV70. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/compact SUVs, the Genesis GV70 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room and rear shoulder room. The Volvo XC60 has the advantage in the areas of front leg room, rear leg room and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Volvo XC60 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.