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Volvo vehicles are pushing towards embracing electric power and adding more EVs and hybrids to the lineup. The Volvo XC90 Recharge is a fantastic example of what the future of electrified driving can look like with an impressive driving range and stellar fuel economy to go alongside the luxurious features and amenities that make the Volvo XC90 such a popular family vehicle. Of course, the Volvo XC90 isn't the only electrified vehicle in the arena. It must still contend with rivals like the BMW X5 xDrive45e plug-in hybrid.

If you're curious about how the Volvo XC90 compares to its competition, you can find out more right here at Volvo Cars. St. Louis.

Volvo XC90 Recharge vs. BMW X5 xDrive45e

If you're looking for a luxurious experience that taps into electric power to provide a thrilling and efficient drive, the Volvo XC90 Recharge offers a superb blend of comfort, convenience, and spectacular fuel economy. It also offers plenty of seating for your passengers, so you can bring your family with you on adventures without having to fret about stopping for gas over and over along the way. See how the Volvo XC90 Recharge outshines the BMW X5 xDrive45e:

Seating Capacity

The Volvo XC90 Recharge allows more of your loved ones to join you for the ride when you tap into its plug-in hybrid power. Up to seven passengers can fit comfortably in the XC90 Recharge thanks to its three rows of comfortable seats. The BMW X5 xDrive45e only has room for five passengers, so you won't be able to bring as many of your friends and family members along for the ride.

The Volvo XC90 Recharge also features elegant, durable tailored wool blend upholstery to bring a new level of uniqueness and comfort to you and your passengers. The BMW X5 xDrive45e features synthetic leather upholstery.


The XC90 Recharge offers a pure electric driving range of up to 18 miles, which can be just the right amount of energy you need for a commute or a quick errand. Altogether, the XC90 Recharge offers an estimated 55 mpge, allowing you to go farther for less so that you can keep the adventure moving.

Additionally, the Volvo XC90 Recharge offers more horsepower and torque than the BMW X5 xDrive45e. The XC90 Recharge can churn out up to 400 horsepower, surpassing the X5 xDrive45e's 389. It also offers an impressive 472 pound-feet of torque, which outdoes the X5 xDrive45e's 443 pound-feet of torque. So, if you're looking for a more exhilarating electrified driving experience, the Volvo XC90 Recharge has more pep in its step.

Unique Interior Accents

Both models feature a wide range of luxurious accents to enhance your driving experience, but only the Volvo XC90 Recharge offers a gear shifter crafted from genuine Swedish crystal. This unique touch is handmade by Orrefors glass artisans just for Volvo vehicles, offering Volvo XC90 Recharge drivers a level of elegance that the BMW X5 xDrive45e does not provide.

More Ways to Customize

The Volvo XC90 Recharge is available in two exclusive styles to satisfy your specific needs, while the BMW X5 xDrive45e locks you into one style. The two XC90 Recharge styles include the R-Design and Inscription, which allow you to choose between features like five-spoke wheels or ten-spoke wheels, Nubuck upholstery or ventilated Nappa leather, metal mesh inlays or gray ash inlays, and more.

If you're looking for a plug-in hybrid that feels tailored to your needs and personality, the Volvo XC90 offers more ways to show off your sense of style.

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Find out more about the Volvo XC90 Recharge and how it compares to its rivals when you visit our dealership. We look forward to getting you behind the wheel and answering your questions.

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