Cadillac XTS vs. Lincoln Continental

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Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.29 / 5
7 Reviews
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Horsepower

Horsepower
304 hp
305 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.6L SIDI DOHC V6 VVT (304 hp [227 kW] @ 6800 rpm 264 lb
3.6L SIDI DOHC V6 VVT
3.7L Ti

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.83 in.
44.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.08 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40 in.
41.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.7 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
18 cu. ft.
16.7 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/45R19
P235/50WR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.7 in.
117.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
41.8 ft.

Length

Length
200.9 in.
201.4 in.

Width

Width
72.91 in.
75.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4028 lbs.
4224 - 4396 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
304 hp
305 hp

Torque

Torque
264 ft. lbs.
280 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
V6 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 mpg
20 - 22 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
16 - 17 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
24 - 26 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac XTS
Lincoln Continental

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
104.2 ft³.
106.4 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4028 lbs.
4224 - 4396 lbs.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0
8.9 - 9.4

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
16 - 17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 mpg.
24 - 26 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LFX
99K

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V6
Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.6L/217
3.7 L/227

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M7W
44J

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48
4.48

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.87
2.87

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84
1.84

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
1.41

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74
0.74

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88
2.88

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.77
3.16 - 3.39

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170
175

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
HiPer Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Linked H-Arm
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Air Springs
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/45R19
P235/50WR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/45R19
P235/50WR18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
T135/70R18
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 x 8.5 in.
18 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 x 8.5 in.
18 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
18 x 4 in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
41.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.6 x 1.2 in.
13.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.4 x 0.9 in.
13.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19 gal.
19 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.08 in.
39.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.83 in.
44.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.87 in.
58.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.12 in.
55.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.7 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40 in.
41.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56.34 in.
55.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.29 in.
54.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.7 in.
117.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
200.9 in.
201.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.91 in.
75.3 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.4 in.
58.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.28 in.
63.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.48 in.
64.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
18.0 ft³.
16.7 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
XTS
Continental

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.6
3.7

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4