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2020 Cadillac CT6 vs. 2020 Acura RLX Review

New 2020 Cadillac CT6

2020 Cadillac
CT6

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New 2020 Acura RLX

2020 Acura
RLX

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MSRP*
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$58,995 to $96,495
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$54,900
Invoice* $56,045 to $91,670 $50,947
MPG - City 14 - 18 20
MPG - Hwy 25 - 27 N/A
Engine(s) V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 CT6 than the Acura RLX. The Cadillac CT6 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Acura RLX.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac CT6 as you will with the Acura RLX, 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 CT6 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Acura RLX, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Cadillac CT6 and the Acura RLX have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac CT6 is about the same width as the Acura RLX. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Cadillac CT6, which is slightly longer than the Acura RLX.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Cadillac CT6 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Acura RLX.

Handling
The Cadillac CT6 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Acura RLX, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Cadillac CT6 is somewhat more powerful than the Acura RLX.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Cadillac CT6 and the Acura RLX. The Cadillac CT6 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Acura RLX.

Warranty
The Cadillac CT6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Acura RLX.