When comparing the 2018 Cadillac CT6's and the 2018 Lincoln Continental's specifications and ratings, the 2018 Cadillac CT6 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. The 2018 Lincoln Continental has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, reliability, resale value, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2018 Cadillac CT6's and the 2018 Lincoln Continental's specifications and ratings, the 2018 Lincoln Continental is a better car than the 2018 Cadillac CT6.
2018 Cadillac CT6 vs. 2018 Lincoln Continental Pricing
A used 2018 Cadillac CT6 ranges from $25,040 to $44,985 while a used 2018 Lincoln Continental is priced between $19,951 to $38,988.
2018 Cadillac CT6 vs. 2018 Lincoln Continental Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2018 Cadillac CT6 loses 56.3 percent of its value and the 2018 Lincoln Continental loses 55 percent of its value. This means the 2018 Lincoln Continental retains 1.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2018 Cadillac CT6.
2018 Cadillac CT6 vs. 2018 Lincoln Continental Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Cadillac CT6 is 6.5 out of 10 while the Lincoln Continental's quality rating is 8.5 out of 10. This results in the Cadillac CT6 being ranked 19 out of 24 Best Luxury Large Cars and the Lincoln Continental being ranked 2 out of 24.
2018 Cadillac CT6 vs. 2018 Lincoln Continental Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Cadillac CT6 is 5.9 out of 10. For the Lincoln Continental the reliability rating is 8.3 out of 10. This gives the Lincoln Continental an advantage in reliability compared to the Cadillac CT6.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2018 Cadillac CT6’s base engine makes 265 horsepower, and the 2018 Lincoln Continental base engine makes 305 horsepower. The CT6 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 585 miles. The Continental is rated to deliver an average of 20 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 468 miles. This gives the 2018 Cadillac CT6 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2018 Lincoln Continental. The CT6 uses premium unleaded, and the Continental uses regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are large cars, the 2018 Cadillac CT6 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front leg room, rear head room and rear shoulder room. The 2018 Lincoln Continental has the advantage in the areas of rear leg room cargo space. The 2018 Cadillac CT6 and 2018 Lincoln Continental are comparable in regards to front shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The 2018 Lincoln Continental has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.