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2021 Cadillac XT6 vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350 Review

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2021 Cadillac
XT6

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2021 Lexus
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MSRP*
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$48,045 to $57,445
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$45,220 to $52,500
Invoice* $45,643 to $54,573 $42,279 to $49,089
MPG - City 18 - 21 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 25 - 27 26 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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
The Cadillac XT6 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Lexus RX 350. The Lexus RX 350 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Cadillac XT6.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac XT6 as you will with the Lexus RX 350, 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 XT6 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus RX 350. 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 XT6 is much higher than that for the Lexus RX 350.

Dimensions
Since the Cadillac XT6 is much wider than the Lexus RX 350, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Cadillac XT6, which is slightly longer than the Lexus RX 350.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac XT6 and the Lexus RX 350 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Lexus RX 350 is clearly the choice over the Cadillac XT6 for pulling heavy loads. The Cadillac XT6 has a little more horsepower than the Lexus RX 350.

Utility
The Cadillac XT6 offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus RX 350, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Cadillac XT6, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 350.

Warranty
The Cadillac XT6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus RX 350.