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2021 Cadillac CT4 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Review

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2021 Cadillac
CT4

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2020 Mercedes-Benz
CLA 250

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MSRP*
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$33,395 to $44,895
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$36,650 to $38,650
Invoice* $31,725 to $42,650 $34,451 to $36,331
MPG - City 20 - 23 23 - 25
MPG - Hwy 28 - 34 33 - 35
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Cadillac CT4 than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Cadillac CT4 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Cadillac CT4 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, making it more convenient to drive.

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 CT4 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. 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 CT4 is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Dimensions
The Cadillac CT4 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. When looking at overall length, the Cadillac CT4 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac CT4 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac CT4 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Cadillac CT4 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Cadillac CT4 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. The Cadillac CT4 has significantly less cargo room than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Cadillac CT4 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.