2018 Volvo XC60

2018 Volvo XC60

2018 BMW X3

2018 BMW X3



For drivers looking for a European luxury SUV that serves up confident AWD performance and an abundance of premium features, the 2018 Volvo XC60 and 2018 BMW X3 are both worth options. However, the 2018 Volvo XC60 has proven the more appealing option among many Tilton drivers for its superior engine performance and standard features. Get the full scoop here, and then make the trip to Lovering Volvo Cars Meredith for a test drive.

Performance Capabilities

The 2018 XC60 gas mileage is quite similar to the 2018 X3. However, if you're looking for a luxury SUV that delivers more standard power or better max performance, the Volvo XC60 specs outshine the BMW X3:

2018 Volvo XC60


2018 BMW X3

2.0L 4-cylinder (250 hp, 258 lb-ft of torque)

Base Engine Performance

Turbo 2.0L 4-cylinder (248 hp, 258 lb-ft of torque)

T8 Twin Engine Plug-in Hybrid eAWD (400 hp, 472 lb-ft of torque)

Peak Engine Performance

Turbo 3.0L 6-cylinder (355 hp, 369 lb-ft of torque)


Standard Features

Whether you're looking for high-end technology features, first-rate safety features, or standard luxury materials, the 2018 Volvo XC60 interior beats out the 2018 BMW X3 interior. In fact, only the Volvo XC60 comes standard with:

  • Leather upholstery
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Sensus Connect driver assistance package
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
2018 Volvo XC60

See Why So Many Families in Laconia are Opting for the Volvo XC60

Compare the Volvo XC60 to the Audi Q5 and Lexus NX, and then find this Volvo luxury SUV for sale near Tilton at your certified Volvo dealership in Meredith!