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2015 Cadillac ATS vs. 2015 Subaru WRX STI Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru WRX STI than the Cadillac ATS, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Subaru WRX STI will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Cadillac ATS.

Convenience
With the Cadillac ATS you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru WRX STI, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Cadillac ATS is somewhat more expensive than the Subaru WRX STI. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Cadillac ATS is much higher than that for the Subaru WRX STI.

Dimensions
The Cadillac ATS is about the same width as the Subaru WRX STI. When looking at overall length, the Cadillac ATS takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru WRX STI.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac ATS and the Subaru WRX STI do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac ATS has a larger turning radius than the Subaru WRX STI, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Cadillac ATS has less horsepower than the Subaru WRX STI, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Cadillac ATS and the Subaru WRX STI. The Cadillac ATS has less cargo capacity than the Subaru WRX STI, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac ATS than that of the Subaru WRX STI.

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2015 Cadillac
ATS

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MSRP*: $33,215 - $48,715

2015 Subaru
WRX STI

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MSRP*: $34,495 - $38,495
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 18 - 22 17
Highway MPG: 26 - 33 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $31,388 - $45,549 $32,635 - $36,355

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