In comparing the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus's and the 2019 Cadillac XT5's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. The 2019 Cadillac XT5 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus's and the 2019 Cadillac XT5's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Cadillac XT5 is a better car than the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus.
2019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Cadillac XT5 Pricing
A used 2019 Lincoln Nautilus ranges from $24,799 to $39,028 while a used 2019 Cadillac XT5 is priced between $23,671 to $37,403.
2019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Cadillac XT5 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus loses 55.7 percent of its value and the 2019 Cadillac XT5 loses 48.4 percent of its value. This means the 2019 Cadillac XT5 retains 7.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus’s base engine makes 250 horsepower, and the 2019 Cadillac XT5 base engine makes 310 horsepower. The Nautilus is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 478 miles. The XT5 is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 504 miles.This gives the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus the advantage in fuel efficiency and the 2019 Cadillac XT5 the advantage in maximum range. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The 2019 Lincoln Nautilus, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus has higher safety ratings than the 2019 Cadillac XT5, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4.95 out of 5 Stars.