2022 Cadillac XT6 vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 | NewCars.com

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2022 Cadillac XT6 vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 Review

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2022 Cadillac
XT6

MSRP*: $48,595 to $58,295
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2022 Mercedes-Benz
GLE 350

MSRP*: $56,150 to $58,650
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MPG - City 18 - 21 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 27 MPG 26 - 27 MPG
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 7 seats
Cargo Space 78.7 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 235-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 235 - 310 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 1,000 - 4,000 lbs 5,950 - 7,700 lbs
Exterior Length 198.5 in 194.3 in
Exterior Width 77.3 in 76.7 in
Leg Room Front 41.2 in
Rear 39.1 in
Front 40.3 in
Rear 40.9 in
Head Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 39.1 in
Front 40.5 in
Rear 39.6 in

*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 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 than in the Cadillac XT6, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Cadillac XT6 and the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Cadillac XT6, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Cadillac XT6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Dimensions
The Cadillac XT6 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350. 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 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Handling
The Cadillac XT6 has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

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

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Cadillac XT6 and the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
The Cadillac XT6 has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, making the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Cadillac XT6 than that of the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.