2019 Volvo XC40 vs. 2018 BMW X1

2019 Volvo XC40

2019 Volvo XC40

2018 BMW X1

2018 BMW X1



The 2019 Volvo XC40 is an all-new entry to the small luxury crossover segment this year. While it comes in with a lower starting MSRP than the 2018 BMW X1, which model has more to offer in terms of standard features and performance? Find out more with this comparison guide, and then come check out the all-new Volvo crossover SUV near Hudson at Lovering Volvo Cars Nashua.


Cabin Features

The 2019 XC40 and 2018 X1 both come standard with seating for five and premium features like a power liftgate, driver memory settings, keyless entry and start, and a variety of high-end cabin materials. Unlike the BMW X1, though, only the XC40 interior also comes standard with:

  • Leather upholstery
  • Ambient cabin lighting
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Driver assistance features like forward collision warning and lane departure warning
  • Portable Wi-Fi hotspot
XC40 Moon Roof

Performance Capabilities

Both of these luxury crossover SUVs come powered by a standard turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that makes 258 lb-ft of torque. However, the Volvo XC40's engine makes 248 hp, while the BMW X1's engine only makes 228 hp.

Take a Closer Look at the All-New 2019 Volvo XC40

Learn more about the 2019 Volvo XC40's Compact Modular Architecture, and then take this luxury compact crossover SUV for a test drive near Brookline. Still curious how it stands up to other models? Explore our Volvo XC40 vs. Audi Q3 comparison, and see why relying on Care by Volvo for your next SUV is the right choice! If you're still debating between Volvo SUVs, see how the XC40 compares to the XC60.

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