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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: $48,925

Ford Explorer Limited   
Difference: $5,795

Lowest Total Invoice: $46,750

Ford Explorer Limited   
Difference: $4,273

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820092009
ModelExplorerXC90XC90
TrimLimitedV8V8 R-Design
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $42,090 $46,300 $47,550
Base Invoice $40,196 $43,059 $44,222
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,995 1,800 1,800
3.5L V6 0    
AWD 2,150    
Panoramic sunroof 1,695    
Technology Package   2,295 2,295
Climate Package   675 675
Convenience Package   2,300 2,300
Metallic paint (extra cost)   525 525
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,895 1,692 1,692
3.5L V6 0    
AWD 2,054    
Panoramic sunroof 1,610    
Technology Package   2,157 2,157
Climate Package   634 634
Convenience Package   2,162 2,162
Metallic paint (extra cost)   494 494
Options (change) 5,840 7,595 7,595
Options (change) 5,559 7,139 7,139
Destination 995 825 825
Total Price $48,925 $54,720 $55,970
Total Invoice $46,750 $51,023 $52,186

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Explorer Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $9,920
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $8,220
Model Year201820092009
ModelExplorerXC90XC90
TrimLimitedV8V8 R-Design
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine290hp V6311hp V8311hp V8
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG13/19 MPG13/19 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)390, 12305, 12305, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/50-20235/60-18255/45-20
Total Price$48,925$54,720$55,970
Adjustments for Features-4,325-2000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$44,600$54,520$55,970
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$1,450
Total Invoice$46,750$51,023$52,186
Adjustments for Features-4,133-1860
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$42,617$50,837$52,186
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$1,349

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Features Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Model Year201820092009
ModelExplorerXC90XC90
TrimLimitedV8V8 R-Design
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100  
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100  
Heated steering wheel$100  
Keyless entry keypad$50  
Power liftgate$350  
Proximity key$250  
Remote app$25  
Remote climate control$25  
Remote start$150  
Remote window/roof operation$15  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250$250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25  
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0
Curve control$50  
Hill descent control$250  
Knee airbag, passenger$100  
Obstacle detection, front$200  
Rearview camera$200  
Safety key$5  
Terrain selector$200  
Trailer sway control$25  
Vehicle health reports$0  
Wide-view front camera$150  
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails $250$250
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate $150$150
Overhead sunglass holder$25  
Roof rails$250  
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
Android Auto support$100  
App support$100  
Apple CarPlay support$100  
Automatic air recirculation $100$100
Bluetooth audio streaming$25  
Bluetooth cell phone link$100  
Rain-sensing wipers $175$175
SMS text-to-speech reader$25  
Traffic + travel information$25  
Traffic information $25$25
Variable intermittent wipers$75  
Voice control for external devices$0  
Voice control for nav and audio$100  
Wi-Fi hotspot$50  
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250  
Panoramic sunroof$1200  
Rear bumper protector$40  
Skid plate (one) $50$50
Sunroof $900$900
Tow hook(s), front$40  
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror$150  
Automatic headlights$125  
Automatic-off headlights $25$25
Fog light, rear $100$100
Headlight washers $50$50
Interior ambient lighting$150  
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250  
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750  
Spotter mirror(s)$50  
Steering-linked headlights $150$150
Xenon HID headlights $500$500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim  $100
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300  
Floor mats, third row (optional) $0$0
Folding passenger seat $150$150
Folding third row seats $600$600
Heated second row seats$200  
Integrated second row child seat, one $150$150
Leather seating surfaces, third-row seats $200$200
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 $150
Manual fore-aft center section, second row seat $25$25
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $50$50
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $50$50
Manual recliner, second row seats$75  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100  
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Power-stowing third row seats$1000  
Tailgating position, third row seats$50  
Wood trim $300 
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel $150 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Auto-leveling rear shocks $200$200
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0$0
Total Value of Features$11,525$7,400$7,200
Value of Feature Adjustments$4,325$200$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-4,133-1860

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Volvo XC90

Model Year20182009
ModelExplorerXC90
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.6 in112.6 in
Length198.3 in188.9 in
Width78.9 in74.7 in
Height70.0 in70.2 in
Curb Weight4,633 lb.4,826 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.6 gal.21.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.4 in39.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room61.5 in58.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.3 in55.4 in
Row 1 Legroom40.6 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom40.6 in38.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room61.0 in57.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.8 in54.1 in
Row 2 Legroom39.5 in34.6 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 Legroom33.3 in30.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
21.0 ft38.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
43.9 ft343.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
81.7 ft385.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Volvo XC90 V8

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Surround sound250Yes
Dynaudio, 305W, 12 speakers350No
Total Requested95066%
Total Not Requested50034%
Climate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Headlight washers50No
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Automatic air recirculation100No
Total Requested97591%
Total Not Requested1009%

Option Package Details
Volvo XC90 V8 R-Design

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Surround sound250Yes
Dynaudio, 305W, 12 speakers350No
Total Requested95066%
Total Not Requested50034%
Climate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Headlight washers50No
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Automatic air recirculation100No
Total Requested97591%
Total Not Requested1009%

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