In comparing the Cadillac CT5's and the Genesis G70's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac CT5 has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and interior volume. The Genesis G70 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac CT5's and the Genesis G70's specifications and ratings, the Genesis G70 is a better car than the Cadillac CT5.
Cadillac CT5 vs. Genesis G70 Pricing
A used 2024 Cadillac CT5 ranges from $36,985 to $56,361 while a used 2023 Genesis G70 is priced between $35,897 to $54,445. For a new model, the Cadillac CT5's price is between $39,788 and $59,448, with the Genesis G70 priced between $41,531 and $57,565.
Cadillac CT5 vs. Genesis G70 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Cadillac CT5 loses 54.8 percent of its value and the Genesis G70 loses 44.5 percent of its value. This means the Genesis G70 retains 10.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Cadillac CT5.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Cadillac CT5’s base engine makes 237 horsepower, and the Genesis G70 base engine makes 252 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Cadillac CT5, a midsize car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Genesis G70, a compact car, has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room and rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Cadillac CT5 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings. When comparing IIHS evaluations, the Genesis G70 has the advantage with a Top Safety Pick+ award.