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2021 Cadillac XT4 vs. 2021 GMC Acadia Review

New 2021 Cadillac XT4

2021 Cadillac
XT4

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New 2021 GMC Acadia

2021 GMC
Acadia

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MSRP*
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$35,795 to $42,495
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$29,800 to $48,300
Invoice* $34,005 to $40,370 $29,770 to $46,078
MPG - City 22 - 24 19 - 22
MPG - Hwy 29 - 30 26 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Cadillac XT4 than the GMC Acadia. The Cadillac XT4 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the GMC Acadia.

Convenience
The GMC Acadia requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Cadillac XT4, 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 XT4 is somewhat more expensive than the GMC Acadia. 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 XT4 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the GMC Acadia.

Dimensions
The Cadillac XT4 is a little wider than the GMC Acadia, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Cadillac XT4, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Acadia.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac XT4 and the GMC Acadia are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Cadillac XT4 has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Acadia, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Cadillac XT4 is clearly the choice over the GMC Acadia for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Cadillac XT4 has a lot less horsepower than the GMC Acadia.

Utility
The Cadillac XT4 has less seating than the GMC Acadia, making the GMC Acadia the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Cadillac XT4 has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Acadia.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac XT4 than that of the GMC Acadia.