Acura RDX vs. Volvo XC60

VS
Electric Silver Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$29,619 - $34,246
$39,591 - $43,708

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.53 / 5
55 Reviews
4.92 / 5
13 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
279 hp
250 - 400 hp

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L SOHC V6 24V i
2.0L 16V DI I4 Turbocharged
2.0L 16V I4 Supercharged Turbo Drive

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.7 in.
38 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.3 in.
38 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.1 in.
38 in.

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Optional

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.7 in.
112.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.9 ft.
37.4 ft.

Width

Width
73.7 in.
74.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3737 .lbs
4599 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
279 hp
250 - 400 hp

Torque

Torque
252 ft. lbs.
472 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
1500 .lbs
3500 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
150 .lbs
350 .lbs

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16 gal.
13.2 - 18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
10 - 14 mpg
25 - 25 mpg

City

City
20 mpg
23 - 26 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
23 - 26 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks
Not Available
Optional

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Acura RDX
Volvo XC60

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
103.5 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3737 lbs.
4599 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 mpg.
23 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 mpg.
21 - 22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 mpg.
27 - 28 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs.
350 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs.
350 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 lbs.
3500 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Turbo/Supercharger Gas/Electric I-4
Turbo/Supercharger Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/212
2.0 L/120

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.36
5.25

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.09
3.03

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.48
1.95

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.06
1.46

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75
1.22

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.56
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.27
4.01

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.25
3.33

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550
600

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7
7.4 - 7.7

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
180

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/60VR18
P235/55HR19, P255/35HR22, P255/45HR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/60VR18
P235/55HR19, P255/35HR22, P255/45HR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
19 X 7.5 - 22 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
19 X 7.5 - 22 X 8.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.9 ft.
37.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 in.
13.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12 in.
12.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16 gal.
13.2 - 18.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.7 in.
38 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42 in.
41.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
58.7 in.
58.2 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.7 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.1 in.
38 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.3 in.
38 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
57.2 in.
56.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.8 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.7 in.
112.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.7 in.
74.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
65 in.
65.3 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.1 in.
64.9 - 65.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.4 in.
65.1 - 65.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.4 in.
8.5 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
61.3 ft³.
Not Available

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
26.1 ft³.
17.8 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
26.1 ft³.
17.8 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
RDX
XC60

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Luxury Sport Utility
Compact Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4