2020 Volvo XC90

2020 Volvo XC90

Black 2019 Audi Q7

2020 Audi Q7*

2020 Volvo XC90


2020 Audi Q7
Up to 7


Up to 7
T8 Twin Engine Hybrid

Top Engine

Turbocharged V6 Engine
390 hp


355 hp
4-zone Climate Control

Climate Control

3-zone Climate Control

Safety System

Audi pre sense

2020 Volvo XC90 vs. 2020 Audi Q7

If you’re shopping for your next luxury SUV, the 2020 Volvo XC90 and 2020 Audi Q7 are both excellent choices. There’s no doubt that each of these premium SUVs offers Kitchener-area drivers a wide array of top-shelf features, but we think the Volvo comes out ahead when you take into consideration the performance capability, interior comfort, and standard safety tech. This Volvo XC90 vs. Audi Q7 comparison from Volvo of Waterloo will help you make an informed choice.

XC90 vs. Q7: Performance

The primary difference between the XC90 and Q7 performance capabilities is the choice of engines offered. The Q7 has only one engine available, while the XC90 has four powertrain options. See which better suits your Waterloo region driving needs:

  • Volvo XC90 Engine Options: 
    • T8 Twin Engine AWD – 390 hp
    • T6 AWD – 310 hp
    • T5 AWD – 250 hp
    • B5 and D5 AWD – 235 hp
  • Audi Q7 Engine Options: 
    • 55 TFSI® V6 engine – 355 hp
2020 Volvo XC90 on Highway Underpass

XC90 vs. Q7: Interior

With seating for up to 7, the XC90 and Q7 are great for Waterloo families. When looking at the XC90 vs. Audi Q7 dimensions, you’ll see that the Q7 is 1,091 mm long, while the XC90 length is 1,079 mm. The slightly smaller size doesn’t adversely affect the interior space of the XC90, and makes it easier to maneuver your XC90 on busy Cambridge-area streets.

The interior of a luxury SUV should also be well-equipped with all of the comfort and convenience features that discerning drivers want, and both the XC90 and Q7 offer a wide range of premium interior features such as:

  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Seating for up to 7
  • Heated front seats
  • Leather upholstery
  • Panoramic moonroof/sunroof

But the Volvo XC90 also offers heated rear seats, a heated windscreen, and heated steering wheel, plus 4-zone climate control. The Audi Q7 comes with a 3-zone climate control system.The Q7 comes with Audi connect®, as well as optional smartphone compatibility, and a Bang & Olufsen® 3D Advanced Sound System. The XC90 interior features include:

  • 14-speaker Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • Volvo On Call and Smartphone Integration
  • Apple CarPlay™ integration
  • 360-degree Surround View Camera
2020 Volvo XC90 Interior

XC90 vs. Q7: Safety

Safety is a top priority for drivers in the Cambridge area, and both Volvo IntelliSafe and Audi pre sense® include driver assist systems, such as adaptive cruise control and collision mitigation braking. The Volvo XC90 also adds features such as:

  • Active bending lights
  • Blind Spot Information System & Cross Traffic Alert
  • Pilot Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • WHIPS™ Whiplash Protection System
  • Available Lane Keeping Aid and Road Sign Information
White 2020 Volvo XC90 on City Street

Find the XC90 at Volvo of Waterloo

Learn more about the 2020 Volvo XC90 price, and then come to Volvo of Waterloo to get behind the wheel of this stylish and capable SUV today. Take a look at our XC90 vs. XC60 comparison to see which of these Volvo SUVs is the better choice for you. Don’t forget to check out our new vehicle specials and current offers and incentives, and if you have any questions about the XC90 or any of the other vehicles in the new Volvo lineup, please feel free to contact us.

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