When you are in the market for a new vehicle, you might feel overwhelmed by all of the options available to you. That is why doing comparisons can be so helpful, because it allows you to put two seemingly similar models up side by side to examine their differences and determine which model will offer you more of the features and capabilities that you are looking for. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2018 Cadillac XT5 vs 2018 Lincoln MKX.
While the Lincoln MKX has a slightly lower starting price point, the Cadillac XT5 offers more efficiency, power, and convenience features than the MKX is able to, making it the better option overall. The Cadillac XT5 features a sharp exterior design with bold headlights and chiseled body lines that give off a powerful statement on the road. Let's take a closer look at some of the key differences between these two models.
2018 Cadillac XT5
2018 Lincoln MKX
|3.6-liter V6||Engine||3.7-liter V6|
|310 Horsepower||Horsepower||303 Horsepower|
|22 MPG||Combined MPG||20 MPG|
The 2018 Cadillac XT5 is sleek and luxurious. It offers plenty of convenience features to enhance comfort on the road. The Cadillac XT5 comes standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual, while the Lincoln MKX only offers a six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. The Cadillac XT5 also has features like a standard built-in programmable garage door opener, standard Daytime Running Lights, available mud flaps, and a 3,500-pound maximum trailer weight. The Lincoln MKX, on the other hand, only offers a 2,000-pound maximum trailer weight, and has Daytime Running Lights available only as an upgraded feature.
The 2018 Cadillac XT5 is available now at Palmen Buick GMC Cadillac. You can browse our inventory online and even set up a test drive before you come to the dealership for your model today!