In comparing the 2019 BMW X1's and the 2019 Cadillac XT4's specifications and ratings, the 2019 BMW X1 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, resale value and interior volume. The 2019 Cadillac XT4 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The 2019 BMW X1 and 2019 Cadillac XT4 have the same fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the 2019 BMW X1's and the 2019 Cadillac XT4's specifications and ratings, the 2019 BMW X1 is a better car than the 2019 Cadillac XT4.
2019 BMW X1 vs. 2019 Cadillac XT4 Pricing
A used 2019 BMW X1 ranges from $21,901 to $31,991 while a used 2019 Cadillac XT4 is priced between $23,991 to $34,965.
2019 BMW X1 vs. 2019 Cadillac XT4 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 BMW X1 loses 43.4 percent of its value and the 2019 Cadillac XT4 loses 47.9 percent of its value. This means the 2019 BMW X1 retains 4.5 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 Cadillac XT4.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 BMW X1’s base engine makes 228 horsepower, and the 2019 Cadillac XT4 base engine makes 237 horsepower. Both the X1 and the XT4 are rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with highway ranges of 515 and 477 miles respectively. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/subcompact SUVs, the 2019 BMW X1 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, and cargo space. The 2019 Cadillac XT4 has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room and rear leg room. The 2019 BMW X1 and 2019 Cadillac XT4 are comparable in regards to front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2019 BMW X1 and the 2019 Cadillac XT4 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.