Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 vs. XC90: Towing Power

The 2021 Volvo XC40, XC60, and XC90 are all equipped to relax you and your family, but which Volvo SUV has the towing power you need for your weekend adventures? The experts at McLaughlin Volvo Cars in Moline, IL, compiled the research for you by comparing the towing capacity of the 2021 XC40, XC60, and XC90 in the following guide. The 2021 model year introduces an XC40 Recharge electric powertrain and rechristens the T8 plug-in hybrid powertrain available on the XC60 and XC90 to "Recharge."

Please explore our Volvo XC40 inventory, XC60 inventory, and XC90 inventory to discover our current offerings, then if you're interested, you can match them up with our special offers for the XC40, XC60, and XC90. If you have any questions for our team, call our Volvo dealership in Moline, IL at (866) 982-1024.

Volvo Towing Capacities2021 Volvo XC40 Towing Capacity

The 2021 Volvo XC40 is a crossover SUV crafted for your family's journeys and can be powered by one of three spirited engine options. Select either a T4, T5, or all-new Recharge electric powertrain to pair with your 2021 XC40 and choose from either front- (FWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD), depending on your preferences in maneuverability. The XC40 can tow up to 3,500 pounds, which is enough to tow a small outboard boat or a couple of ATVs. 2021 Volvo XC40 engine specs can be found in the following information.

T4 2.0L I4 turbocharged

Horsepower
187 HP
Torque
221 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
23/32 MPG
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

Horsepower
248 HP
Torque
258 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
22/30 MPG
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

Recharge electric

Horsepower
402 HP
Torque
486 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy79 MPGe combined
Towing CapacityN/A

Volvo Towing CapacitiesHow Much Can the 2021 Volvo XC60 Tow?

Boldly styled to go where life takes you, the 2021 Volvo XC60 has an inspiring Swedish aura. This Volvo crossover SUV includes FWD or AWD drivetrains, and can be equipped with four different engines - T5, T6, Recharge T8 plug-in hybrid, and a specially-designed T8 for the XC60 Polestar Engineered trim package. The 2021 XC60 can tow up to 3,500 pounds, ideal for pulling a small camper or boat. Complete specifications for the 2021 Volvo XC60 engine options include:

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

Horsepower
250 HP
Torque
258 lb.-ft
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
22/29 MPG
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

T6 2.0L I4 turbocharged, supercharged

Horsepower
316 HP
Torque
295 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
20/27 MPG
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

Recharge T8 Plug-in Hybrid 2.0L I4 turbocharged, supercharged w/ 87 HP electric motor

Horsepower
400 HP
Torque
472 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
57 MPGe combined
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

T8 Polestar Plug-in Hybrid turbocharged, supercharged w/ electric motor

Horsepower
415 HP
Torque
494 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
N/A
Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs.

Volvo Towing CapacitiesWhat Can the 2021 Volvo XC90 Tow?

Make your next thrilling escapade go right when you drive the 2021 Volvo XC90. If you require the highest towing capacity in the Volvo lineup, then you'll want to consider this SUV. The 2021 XC90 has three hardy engine options available, with the T6 and Recharge T8 Plug-In Hybrid both towing up to 5,000 pounds. When properly equipped, you may be able to tow a small horse trailer or a tent trailer. Regardless of your towing needs, the Volvo XC90 is equipped to take on the task with FWD or AWD. Learn more about the 2021 XC90 specifications for each available engine in the following information.

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

Horsepower
250 HP
Torque
258 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
21/30 MPG
Towing Capacity
4,000 lbs.

T6 2.0L I4 turbocharged, supercharged

Horsepower
316 HP
Torque
295 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
19/28 MPG
Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs.

Recharge T8 Plug-in Hybrid 2.0L I4 turbocharged, supercharged w/ 87 HP electric motor

Horsepower
400 HP
Torque
472 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy
(city/hwy)
55 MPGe combined
Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs.

Volvo XC40 vs. XC60 vs. XC90: Towing Power

Volvo SUV Lineup

The 2020 Volvo XC40, XC60, and XC90 are all equipped to relax you and your family, but which Volvo SUV has the towing power you need for your weekend adventures? The experts at McLaughlin Volvo Cars in Moline, IL, compiled the research for you by comparing the towing capacity of the new XC40, XC60, and XC90 in the following guide. Please explore our Volvo XC40, XC60, and XC90 new inventories to discover our current offerings, then if you're interested, you can match them up with our special offers for the XC40, XC60, and XC90. If you have any questions for our team, call our Volvo dealership near Moline, IL at (866) 982-1024.

2020 Volvo XC40 Towing Capacity

The 2020 Volvo XC40 is a crossover SUV crafted for your family's journeys and features two spirited engine options. Select either a T4 or a T5 engine to pair with your 2020 XC40 and choose from either front- or all-wheel drive, depending on your preferences in maneuverability. Both engines can tow up to 3,500 lbs., which is enough to tow a small outboard boat or a couple of ATVs. Complete 2020 Volvo XC40 engine specs can be found in the following information.

Engine

T4 2.0L I4 turbocharged

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

Horsepower

187 HP

248 HP

Torque

221 lb.-ft.

258 lb.-ft.

MPG (city/hwy)

23/33

22/30

Towing Capacity

3,500 lbs.

3,500 lbs.

How Much Can the 2020 Volvo XC60 Tow?

Boldly styled to go where life takes you, the 2020 Volvo XC60 has an inspiring Swedish aura. This Volvo crossover SUV includes front-wheel or all-wheel drivetrains, and can be equipped with four different engines - T5, T6, T8, and a specially-designed T8 for the XC60 Polestar Engineered trim package. Each of the four available engines can tow up to 3,500 lbs., ideal for pulling a small camper or boat. Complete specifications for the 2020 Volvo XC60 engine options include:

Engine

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

T6 2.0L I4 turbocharged & supercharged

T8 Plug-in Hybrid 2.0L I4 turbocharged & supercharged w/ 87 HP electric motor

T8 Polestar Plug-in Hybrid turbocharged & supercharged w/ electric motor

Horsepower

250 HP

316 HP

400 HP

415 HP

Torque

258 lb.-ft.

295 lb.-ft.

472 lb.-ft.

494 lb.-ft.

MPG (city/hwy)

22/28

21/27

26/28

N/A

Towing Capacity

3,500 lbs.

3,500 lbs.

3,500 lbs.

3,500 lbs.

What Can the 2020 Volvo XC90 Tow?

Make your next thrilling escapade go right when you drive the 2020 Volvo XC90. If you require the greatest towing capacity, then you'll want to consider this SUV. The 2020 XC90 has three hardy engine options available, with the T6 and T8 Plug-In Hybrid both towing up to 5,000 lbs. When properly equipped, you may be able to tow a small horse trailer or a tent trailer. Regardless of your towing needs, the Volvo XC90 is equipped to take on the task with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Learn more about the 2020 XC90 specifications for each available engine in the following information.

Engine

T5 2.0L I4 turbocharged

T6 2.0L I4 turbocharged & supercharged

T8 Plug-in Hybrid 2.0L I4 turbocharged & supercharged w/ 87 HP electric motor

Horsepower

250 HP

316 HP

400 HP

Torque

258 lb.-ft.

295 lb.-ft.

472 lb.-ft.

MPG (city/hwy)

20/27

18/26

N/A

Towing Capacity

4,000 lbs.

5,000 lbs.

5,000 lbs.

Volvo SUV Inventory in Moline, IL

Have you discovered which Volvo SUV has the towing capacity to accommodate your lifestyle? Find your new Volvo XC40, XC60, or XC90 in the new inventory at McLaughlin Volvo Cars in Moline, IL, and consider coupling your favorite model with a lease offer for the XC40, XC60, or XC90. For more information about the additional comfort and technology features included with any Volvo SUV, check out our model research pages below. If you have any questions for one of our Volvo dealership specialists, please reach out by phone at (866) 982-1024.

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