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Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $47,505

Ford Explorer Limited   
Difference: $8,135

Lowest Total Invoice: $43,715

Ford Explorer Limited   
Difference: $8,646

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2012201820182018
ModelExplorerXC90XC90XC90
TrimLimitedT6 MomentumT6 R-DesignT6 Inscription
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $37,855 $54,050 $58,050 $59,150
Base Invoice $35,268 $50,807 $54,567 $55,601
Package 302A / 303A 4,500      
AWD 2,000      
Cargo cover 135      
Panoramic sunroof 1,595      
Polished alloy wheels 595      
Metallic paint (extra cost)   595 595 595
Package 302A / 303A 3,825      
AWD 1,820      
Cargo cover 115      
Panoramic sunroof 1,356      
Polished alloy wheels 506      
Metallic paint (extra cost)   559 559 559
Options (change) 8,825 595 595 595
Options (change) 7,622 559 559 559
Destination 825 995 995 995
Total Price $47,505 $55,640 $59,640 $60,740
Total Invoice $43,715 $52,361 $56,121 $57,155

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Explorer Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $5,530
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,195
Model Year2012201820182018
ModelExplorerXC90XC90XC90
TrimLimitedT6 MomentumT6 R-DesignT6 Inscription
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine290hp V6316hp I4316hp I4316hp I4
TransmissionT6T8T8T8
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/23 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)390, 12330, 10330, 10330, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/50-20235/60-19275/45-20275/45-20
Total Price$47,505$55,640$59,640$60,740
Adjustments for Features0-2,605-3,780-4,270
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$47,505$53,035$55,860$56,470
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$2,825$3,435
Total Invoice$43,715$52,361$56,121$57,155
Adjustments for Features0-2,451-3,557-4,018
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$43,715$49,910$52,564$53,137
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$2,654$3,227

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Features Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Model Year2012201820182018
ModelExplorerXC90XC90XC90
TrimLimitedT6 MomentumT6 R-DesignT6 Inscription
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100   
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300$1300$1300
AWD$1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100   
Active noise reduction $0$0$0
Adaptive cruise control$750   
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000$1000$1000
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100$100$100
Keyless entry keypad$50   
Power-adjustable pedals$125   
Remote app $25$25$25
Remote start$150   
Semi-automated parking system$500   
Sunshades, second row   $125
Universal garage door opener$100   
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25   
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0$0
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200$200$200
Automatic braking, low-speed $200$200$200
Collision preparation system, rear $100$100$100
Curve control$50   
Cyclist detection $25$25$25
Driver drowsiness monitor $150$150$150
Following distance indicator $25$25$25
Inflatable rear seat belts$200   
Intersection collision mitigation $100$100$100
Lane departure warning $200$200$200
Lane keeping assist $400$400$400
Pedestrian detection $50$50$50
Run-off road collision prepartion $25$25$25
Safety key$5   
Secondary collision brake assist $25$25$25
Terrain selector$200   
Trailer sway control$25   
Vehicle health reports$0   
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50$50$50
Aluminum roof rails $250$250$250
Cargo mat   $40
Cargo net$40   
Overhead sunglass holder$25   
Roof rails$250   
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $100$100$100
App support $100$100$100
Apple CarPlay support $100$100$100
Automatic air recirculation $100$100$100
CD player$125   
Handwriting recognition $200$200$200
In-vehicle Internet $150$150$150
MP3-compatible player$50   
Navigation, turn-by-turn$25   
Rear air vents with automatic controls $250$250$250
Rear air vents with manual controls$150   
Rear dual-zone climate control $125$125$125
SD Card slot$25   
Surround sound$250   
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300$300$300
Traffic + travel information$25   
Traffic information $25$25$25
Voice control for external devices$0   
Wi-Fi hotspot $50$50$50
Wi-Fi hotspot capability$0   
Exterior 
Black grille (optional)  $0 
Bodyside cladding $350$350$350
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250   
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75$75$75
Auto-dimming headlights $200$200$200
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror $75$75$75
Fog light, rear $100$100$100
Headlight washers  $50$50
Interior ambient lighting$150 $150$150
LED headlights $1000$1000$1000
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25$25$25
Road sign information $75$75$75
Steering-linked fog lights $50$50$50
Steering-linked headlights  $150$150
Xenon HID headlights$500   
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop $150$150$150
Regenerative braking $0$0$0
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls  $100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim $100$100 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300  $300
Door sill trim plates$100$100  
Folding third row seats $600$600$600
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200$200
Leather door panel trim $250$250$250
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats $75$75$75
Memory system, passenger seat  $150$150
Metal pedals  $75 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150$150$150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $150$150$150
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100   
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100   
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat  $100$100
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat  $100$100
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat  $100$100
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100
Power-folding headrests, second row seats $50$50$50
Power-stowing third row seats$1000   
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces  $0 
Tailgating position, third row seats$50   
Wood trim   $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels $350  
Electronic systems calibration selector $200$200$200
Polished alloy wheels$350 $350$350
Total Value of Features$8,945$11,550$12,725$13,215
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,605$3,780$4,270
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,451-3,557-4,018

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Model Year20122018
ModelExplorerXC90
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.6 in117.5 in
Length197.1 in194.8 in
Width78.9 in79.1 in
Height70.4 in69.9 in
Curb Weight4,731 lb.4,623 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.6 gal.18.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.6 in38.9 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room61.3 in57.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.3 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom40.6 in40.9 in
Row 2 Headroom40.5 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room61.0 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.7 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom39.8 in37.0 in
Row 3 Headroom37.8 in35.5 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room50.8 in0.0 in
Row 3 Hip Room40.7 in0.0 in
Row 3 Legroom33.2 in31.9 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
21.0 ft315.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
43.8 ft341.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
80.7 ft385.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Limited

Package 302A / 303A
FeatureValueRequested?
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Parking guidance system - active500No
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Inflatable rear seatbelts200No
Navigation system600Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Tailgating position, third row seats50No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Power-stowing third row seats400No
Total Requested317573%
Total Not Requested115027%

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