How Do These Cadillac SUVs Stack Up?
When figuring out which SUV you want to get, it is easy to get lost in the sheer number of great new Cadillac options. If you shop for your next vehicle at Shaheen Cadillac in Lansing, MI, you might find it challenging to figure out which SUV option best suits your lifestyle. The XT4, XT5, XT6, and Escalade all bring some fantastic qualities and features to the table, which can make it difficult to sort through them all. With that in mind, here is a comparison of these vehicles, so you can decide more easily which is the perfect SUV for driving around Owosso.
The XT4 has a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that generates 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. It uses front-wheel drive and has a nine-speed automatic transmission. The XT4 seats five and has a maximum interior cargo volume of 48.9 cubic feet. The XT4 can tow a trailer weighing up to 2,500 pounds and has a curb weight of 3,660 pounds. In terms of fuel economy, the XT4 gets 30 miles-per-gallon highway and 26 miles-per-gallon combined, so you can easily drive around East Lansing for a while without having to refill at a gas station.
The XT5 is very similar to the XT4, but it is a bit larger and roomier. Like the XT4, Its 2.0-liter, inline four-cylinder engine generates 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Also like the XT4, the XT5 has a nine-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. The XT5 has a fuel economy of 29 miles-per-gallon highway and 24 miles-per-gallon combined. Its maximum trailer weight is 1,000 pounds and its curb weight is 6,001 pounds. Although the XT5 doesn't tow as much as the XT4, its maximum interior cargo volume of 63 cubic feet means you can fit more luggage or belongings inside the vehicle.
The XT6 has an identical powertrain performance as the XT4 and XT5, but it's roomier than both. Like the XT4 and XT5, the XT6 has a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that generates 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. It also has a nine-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. The XT6 has a fuel economy of 27 miles-per-gallon highway and 23 miles-per-gallon combined. Like the XT5, the XT6 has a maximum towing capacity of 1,000 pounds, and its curb weight is 4,362 pounds. It is on the inside where the XT6 really gets distinct. The XT6 has seven seats and 78.7 cubic feet of maximum interior cargo volume, giving you plenty of room for luggage for a move to a new apartment in Grand Ledge or for running errands around Jackson.
The Escalade is a massive, full-size SUV that definitely has some notable differences from the other Cadillac SUVs. One of the most notable differences is the powertrain, which features a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that generates 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. With that sort of power, it's not a surprise that the Escalade has a maximum trailer weight of 7,700 pounds. This is a vehicle that can easily tow everything you need for a camping trip near Okemos. The Escalade does have a hefty curb weight of 5,635 pounds. The Escalade has a 10-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. It seats seven and has a maximum interior cargo volume of 109.1 cubic feet. If you need a huge, powerful SUV for difficult jobs or towing a vacation trailer, the Escalade might just be perfect for your needs.
If you are interested in any of these SUVs, then you should schedule a test drive. Only by getting behind the wheel of a vehicle can you really tell if it suits your taste perfectly. If you want to schedule a test drive or explore our new Cadillac specials at Shaheen Cadillac, contact us today!