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2021 Volvo S60
Hybrid Plug-In Recharge R-Design Expression eAWD
MSRP
$47,650
Invoice
$44,791
Average Price Paid
$44,011
7 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
MSRP
$46,550
Invoice
$43,790
Average Price Paid
$44,262
112 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Volvo S60
Hybrid Plug-In Recharge R-Design Expression eAWD
Fair Price
$45,147
Good Price
$42,980
Great Price
$41,742
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Fair Price
$45,452
Good Price
$43,154
Great Price
$41,841

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Volvo S60
Hybrid Plug-In Recharge R-Design Expression eAWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

New features freshen up the 2021 Volvo S60 compact luxury sedan, increasing its position against rivals like the Audi A4, the BMW 3 Series, and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The S60’s ...

2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Hot off the heels of its seventh-generation debut, BWM's iconic sports sedan returns with a new trick up its sleeve: plug-in power. After tooling around Europe the last few years, the ...

Specs

2021 Volvo S60
Hybrid Plug-In Recharge R-Design Expression eAWD
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
70 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
68 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
400 hp @ 6,000 RPM
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Torque
472 lb-ft @ 2,200 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.67 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 42 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.6 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,062 lbs 891 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 187.4 in 185.7 in
Width 80.3 in 81.4 in
Height 56.6 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 113.1 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2021 Volvo S60
Hybrid Plug-In Recharge R-Design Expression eAWD

Exterior Colors

  • Birch Light Metallic
  • Black Stone
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Fusion Red Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Pebble Grey Metallic
  • Pine Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Advanced Package
  • Climate Package
  • Diffuser W/End Pipes
  • Exterior Styling Kit
  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound
  • HomeLink
  • Premium Package
  • Wheels: 19" 5 Triple Spoke Matte Black Alloy
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD

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