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2021 Cadillac XT4 vs. 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Review

New 2021 Cadillac XT4

2021 Cadillac
XT4

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New 2020 Nissan Pathfinder

2020 Nissan
Pathfinder

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MSRP*
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$35,795 to $42,495
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$31,980 to $44,910
Invoice* $34,005 to $40,370 $29,726 to $41,724
MPG - City 22 - 24 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 29 - 30 26 - 27
Engine(s) 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 backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Pathfinder than in the Cadillac XT4, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Pathfinder offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Cadillac XT4, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The Nissan Pathfinder 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 Nissan Pathfinder. 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 Nissan Pathfinder.

Dimensions
The Cadillac XT4 is about the same width as the Nissan Pathfinder. 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 Nissan Pathfinder.

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

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

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

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

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