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2014 Cadillac CTS vs. 2014 Nissan 370Z Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The Nissan 370Z will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Cadillac CTS.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac CTS as you will with the Nissan 370Z, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 CTS is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan 370Z. 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 CTS is much higher than that for the Nissan 370Z.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac CTS is much wider than the Nissan 370Z, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Cadillac CTS, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan 370Z.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac CTS and the Nissan 370Z do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac CTS has a larger turning radius than the Nissan 370Z, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Cadillac CTS has less horsepower than the Nissan 370Z, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
The Cadillac CTS offers greater seating capacity than the Nissan 370Z, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Cadillac CTS will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan 370Z.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac CTS than that of the Nissan 370Z.

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2014 Cadillac
CTS

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MSRP*: $39,495 - $49,995
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2014 Nissan
370Z

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MSRP*: $29,990 - $43,020
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 2.86%
City MPG: 18 18
Highway MPG: 26 - 27 --
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $37,323 - $46,745 $28,412 - $40,632

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