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Cadillac CT5
2021 Cadillac CT5
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$36,995
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Lincoln Continental
2020 Lincoln Continental
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$46,305
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan
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$54,250
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.7-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
11.9 ft³
Trunk Volume
16.7 ft³
Trunk Volume
13.1 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.7-liter V6 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
237 hp @ 5000 rpm
305 hp @ 6500 rpm
255 hp @ 5800 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1500-4000 rpm
280 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
273 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39 ft
41.8 ft
38.1 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x TBD
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x TBD
18" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Strut
Multi-Link
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
245/45R18
P235/50WR18
P245/45HR18
Rear Tire
245/45R18
P235/50WR18
P245/45HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
26 MPG
20 MPG
25 MPG
City
23 MPG
17 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
26 MPG
31 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.9 (2020) Tons/yr
8.9 Tons/yr
7.2 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17 gallons
19 gallons
17.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
391 miles
323 miles
382.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
544 miles
494 miles
539.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
193.8 in
201.4 in
193.8 in
Height
57.2 in
58.5 in
57.8 in
Max Width
74.1 in
75.3 in
73.7 in
Front Width
62.8 in
63.2 in
63.6 in
Rear Width
63.9 in
64.1 in
63.7 in
Wheelbase
116 in
117.9 in
115.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
44.4 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
39 in
39.3 in
37.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56.7 in
58.3 in
57.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.7 in
55.9 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.9 in
41.3 in
35.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.6 in
37.7 in
38.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.7 in
55.9 in
56.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.7 in
54.8 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,659 lbs
4,224 lbs
3,792 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
11.9 ft³
16.7 ft³
13.1 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Blue Diamond
  • Infinite Black
  • Magnetic Gray
  • Silver Radiance
  • Black
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Burgundy Velvet
  • Ceramic Pearl
  • Iced Mocha
  • Pristine White
  • Red Carpet
  • Cirrus Silver Metallic
  • Graphite Grey Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Selenite Grey Magno

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black with Jet Black Accents, Leatherette Seats
  • Sahara Beige with Jet Black Accents, Leatherette Seats
N/A
  • Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • designo Macchiato Beige, designo Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Grey, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Neva White/Magma Grey, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
N/A
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Neva Grey/Magma Grey, Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Grey, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Optional
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Optional
Standard

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Navigation System
Optional
Optional
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Standard
Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Seat Memory
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Optional

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
N/A
Warranty Note
Preliminary 2021 Warranty
N/A
N/A