2022 CADILLAC XT5 VS 2022 MERCEDES BENZ GLC
2022 CADILLAC XT5 VS. MERCEDES BENZ GLC OVERVIEW
When looking for a luxury SUV in Saskatoon or surrounding areas, you will want to visit us at Wheaton Cadillac and explore our new inventory, which offers the most recent models with the latest features. A popular model that many love from our inventory is the 2022 Cadillac XT5, competing in its segment against models such as the Mercedes Benz GLC.
INTERIOR & EXTERIOR FEATURES COMPARISON
The 2022 XT5 is elegant on the outside and sophisticated on the inside, offering premium seating materials, the latest technology, and sleek exterior accents. Some of its notable features include an 8-inch Driver Information Centre, an 8-inch multi-touch colour screen, Bose premium audio system, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, wireless charging pad, Wi-Fi hotspot capable, 18-inch multi-spoke alloy wheels, automatic LED headlights, rain-sensing automatic wipers, and a power liftgate. On the other hand, the GLC's interior and exterior highlights are heated front seats, a power front seat with memory, dual-zone climate control, a 7-inch touchscreen centre media display, 19-inch five-spoke aluminum wheels, and many optional packages. Some of the optional features for the GLC include AMG Interior Package, aluminum running boards, AMG body styling, chrome diamond-block grille, gloss black exterior accents, matte black roof rails, a panoramic sunroof, and walnut open-pore wood trim.
ENGINE PERFORMANCE COMPASSION
As standard for the 2022 XT5, it has a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, cranking out 235 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, delivering an outstanding mix of performance and efficiency. By upgrading to higher trim levels, you will find the 3.6-litre V6 engine, increasing output figures to 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque, allowing for much quicker acceleration to highway speeds. Regardless of which option you opt for, the XT5 will have a nine-speed automatic transmission, driving either the front-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive drivetrain. The Mercedes Benz GLC has three trim levels, each offering a unique powertrain. The base model gets a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, providing 255 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Going up to the GLC 43 trim level makes available the 3.0-litre Biturbo V6 engine with 385 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque. The top GLC 63 S trim level has the 4.0-litre Biturbo V8 engine, providing 503 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. All of the engine options of the GLC pair with a nine-speed automatic transmission to drive the all-wheel-drive system.
TOWING CAPACITY COMPARISON
For towing, the 2022 XT5 is capable of a maximum rating of 1,000 pounds, which is perfect for many small towing applications, allowing you to bring everything you might need along for the trip.
The GLC's towing capacity is set at a maximum of 3,500 pounds, giving drivers the ability to tow small to medium-sized trailers.
TRIM LEVELS COMPARISON
The 2022 Cadillac XT5 has three trim levels with two variants. The base model Luxury and mid-level Premium Luxury are available in front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive configurations. However, the top Sport trim is only available in all-wheel-drive.
As for the GLC's trim offerings, you can also expect to find three options, including the GLC 300, GLC 43, and top-of-the-line GLC 63 S. The top two trim levels of the GLC are AMG models, putting them at a much higher MSRP price point than the XT5's trim levels.
With multiple trim levels to choose from for the 2022 XT5, we are confident that you will find the perfect match for your specific needs. Our Finance Centre has the experts to help you find the appropriate financing options for your situation, and we invite you to bring in a trade-in vehicle for further savings.