2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport vs. 2017 Volvo XC90

2017 Range Rover Sport red exterior model

2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

2017 Volvo XC90

2017 Volvo XC90

 

There are many great choices luxury SUV segment, and Wayne drivers hoping to get behind the wheel of one may be uncertain of which model to pick. If this is the case, it’s certainly useful to compare two top competitors, the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport and the 2017 Volvo XC90. When you take a closer look, you’ll quickly realize the Land Rover Range Rover Sport is the better option, in terms of performance and space. Find out more before heading to Land Rover West Chester for a test drive.

Performance

No matter which 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport model you select, you’re guaranteed performance that is better than what comes from the 2017 Volvo XC90’s powertrains. The first engine for the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is a 3.0L V6 that makes 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque. You can upgrade to a 3.0L turbodiesel V6 that puts out 254 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque, or a supercharged 5.0L V8 engine that churns out a whopping 510 hp and 461 lb-ft of torque. The V8 even gets a performance boost to 550 hp and 502 lb-ft of torque on the Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR model. All models, except the Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR, can tow up to 7,716 pounds.

Introductory 2017 Volvo XC90 models run on a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine that musters only 250 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. Next in the lineup is a 2.0L supercharged and turbocharged four-cylinder that manages just 316 hp and 296 lb-ft of torque, and the final powertrain option is a plug-in hybrid option, which uses the latter engine with an electric motor for 400 hp and 472 lb-ft of torque. The Volvo XC90 can only tow between 4,000 to 5,000 pounds, as well. As you can see, none of these engines reach the high bar set by the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport.

Standard Cargo Space

When you have a full car but still need room to store all of your gear, the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport has you covered. That’s because it can hold 27.7 cubic feet of cargo even when all the seats are occupied. This figure is far higher than that of the 2017 Volvo XC90, which has a standard cargo volume measuring only 15.8 cubic feet.

Test Drive 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport at Land Rover West Chester

Experience the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport for yourself by checking it out at Land Rover West Chester, serving drivers from Wayne and Newton Square. Our team is here to help in whatever way you need, so give us a call to plan your visit to our dealership or ask any questions you may have!