Cadillac XTS vs. Tesla Model S

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$46,795 (MSRP)
$75,000 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.29 / 5
7 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
304 hp
518 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

Interior Features

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

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.83 in.
42.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.08 in.
38.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40 in.
35.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
35.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Leather
Premium Synthetic

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/45R19
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.7 in.
116.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
40.7 ft.

Length

Length
200.9 in.
196 in.

Width

Width
72.91 in.
77.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4028 lbs.
4883 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
Electric Motor

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
19 mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
Unknown mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Air Suspension

Air Suspension

Safety Features

Spare Tire

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
Tesla Model S

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
104.2 ft³.
94 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4028 lbs.
4883 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V6
Electric

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
1

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48
8.28

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.77
9.73

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
HiPer Strut
Double Wishbone

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
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/45R19
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 x 8.5 in.
19 X 8 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 x 8.5 in.
19 X 8 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
40.7 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.
14 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.08 in.
38.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.83 in.
42.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.87 in.
57.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.12 in.
55 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
35.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40 in.
35.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56.34 in.
55 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.29 in.
54.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.7 in.
116.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
200.9 in.
196 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.4 in.
56.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.28 in.
65.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.48 in.
66.9 in.

Model Group

Model Group
XTS
Model S

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Hatchback