The Volvo XC90 and XC40 SUVs are once again winners of Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy Awards.
The experts at Consumer Guide Automotive chose the 2021 Volvo XC90 in the Premium Midsize Crossover category for the sixth consecutive year, while the 2021 Volvo XC40 luxury compact SUV was honored in the Premium Subcompact Crossover category for the third year in a row. As repeat winners in both categories, these Volvo offerings have been recognized as possessing the finest balance of attributes and value in their classes.
The flagship XC90 features an elegant and spacious cabin rooted in Scandinavian design that sits an entire family comfortably. According to Consumer Guide, “the XC90 has a truly luxurious feel inside and out. Its classy presence, long list of desirable features, and class-competitive pricing make it a premium midsize SUV standout.”
Of the Volvo XC40, Consumer Guide notes, “[XC40] offers surprisingly high levels of luxury, style and all-around refinement in a petite, urban-friendly package.” With a thoughtfully designed interior intended to reduce clutter, the XC40 also sports an impressive list of safety, comfort and technology features that allow it to stand out in a crowded category.
Consumer Guide’s editorial team drives more than 100,000 miles every year, carefully evaluating every aspect of each vehicle as it relates to consumers’ real-world driving experience. A rigorous and comprehensive evaluation process is based on objective criteria, including price, features, performance, accommodations, fuel economy, reliability records and resale value, to assess each vehicle.