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2021 Cadillac XT4 vs. 2021 Kia Telluride Review

New 2021 Cadillac XT4

2021 Cadillac
XT4

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New 2021 Kia Telluride

2021 Kia
Telluride

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MSRP*
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$35,795 to $42,495
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$31,990 to $44,090
Invoice* $34,005 to $40,370 $30,871 to $42,105
MPG - City 22 - 24 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 29 - 30 24 - 26
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 7 - 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 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 backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Kia Telluride than in the Cadillac XT4, due to its greater head- and legroom. 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 Kia Telluride.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac XT4 as you will with the Kia Telluride, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a 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 XT4 is somewhat more expensive than the Kia Telluride. 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 Kia Telluride.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac XT4 is much slimmer than the Kia Telluride, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. 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 Kia Telluride.

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

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Kia Telluride is clearly the choice over the Cadillac XT4 for pulling heavy loads. The Cadillac XT4 has a little less horsepower than the Kia Telluride.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Cadillac XT4 seats a lot fewer people than the Kia Telluride. The Cadillac XT4 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Kia Telluride.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Cadillac XT4 is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Kia Telluride.