The Volvo uses 1.6 l less fuel in the combined cycle than the Jeep Cherokee V. The Volvo, which is palced in „mini 4x4” segment burns up by 0.9 l more fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle is 7.5 l.
The Volvo XC60 SUV has 1 % more torque than the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4. Even though the majority of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it informs the best how a vehicle acclerates. In this case the difference is not really big so the difference will not be much noticeable.
The Volvo XC60 uses of 2.6 l gasoline less in the city in comparison to the Jeep Cherokee V. The Volvo XC60 SUV 2.0 T 203HP automatic, as a representative of compact SUV class, consumes 1.7 l per 100 km more than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in the “compact SUV” segment equals to 9.6 l/100Km.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Volvo XC60 is greater in relation to the Jeep by 14, which allows the Volvo XC60 SUV 2.0 T 203HP automatic to travel quicker long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 25 kilometers per hour is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is delivered distinctly indicates that a vehicle with an engine that doesn’t need taking it up at high revs is this of the Volvo. The engine of the Jeep reaches its full efficiency at 4,300 revolutions per minute which is by 59 percent lower compared with the Volvo XC60 SUV.
Distance between two sides of a car affects room in the cabin and also stability on road. The width of the Volvo XC60 SUV 2.0 T 203HP automatic is larger by 1 percent in comparison to the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4 and is not really relevant. The medium for the „compact SUV” class amounts to 1,797 millimeters and is by 92 millimeters smaller than the same attribute of the Volvo XC60 SUV 2.0 T 203HP automatic.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Volvo XC60 SUV 2.0 T 203HP automatic that can hold 15 % more fuel compared with the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4. The medium fuel tank size in the small off-road 4x4 class, from which the Volvo XC60 SUV comes from, equals 61 liters, whereas in small off-road 4x4 class (represented by the Jeep Cherokee V 3.2 V6 Active Drive Lock 272HP automatic 4x4) it amounts to 61 liters.
Volvo XC60 has 77 mm longer wheelbase than the Jeep Cherokee V. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
Ground clearance is defined as the space between the vehicle body and the road. taking these two cars into consideration, it is the Volvo that has 15 % higher ground clearance in comparison to the Jeep Cherokee V. This is why the Volvo XC60 SUV will cope better with dirt roads and high curbs in the city. However, the higher ground clearance means a higher center of gravity, which can adversely influence the handling of the vehicle.