2019 CADILLAC XT5 VS 2019 LEXUS RX 350 | MISSION, TX
If you’re in the market for a sleek, powerful, and sophisticated luxury crossover, it’s likely that you’ve narrowed your search to the 2019 Cadillac XT5 and the 2019 Lexus RX 350, two of the top models in the segment. Both are strong choices, but the 2019 Cadillac XT5 is the superior luxury crossover.
The 2019 Cadillac XT5 offers a broader range of features, more power, and a lower price than the 2019 Lexus RX 350. The 2019 Cadillac XT5 starts at just $41,695, nearly $2,000 less than the 2019 Lexus RX 350, which retails for $43,570.*
Despite the lower price tag, the 2019 Cadillac XT5 has more power than the 2019 Lexus RX 350. The Cadillac XT5’s 3.6-liter V6 engine, mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission, delivers 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque. While powerful in its own right, the Lexus RX 350’s engine just can’t keep up: Its 3.5-liter V6 engine, matched with an eight-speed automatic transmission, puts out 295 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque.
True performance enthusiasts will also appreciate the Cadillac XT5’s ability to launch from 0 to 60 mph in 6.4 seconds — 0.4 seconds faster than the Lexus RX 350.
As part of the warranty, Cadillac pays for the first four years or 50,000 miles of scheduled maintenance for the XT5 luxury crossover. Lexus only pays for the very first scheduled maintenance visit for the 2019 RX 350.
The Cadillac XT5 comes with a number of standard safety tools that the RX 350 doesn’t offer. Unlike the RX 350, the XT5 comes with a backseat reminder, protecting young children and pets from being forgotten in the car.
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*The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees, and optional equipment. Visit www.cadillac.com to see all Cadillac vehicles’ destination freight charges.