When comparing the Cadillac CT6's and the Lincoln Continental's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac CT6 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, interior volume and base engine power. The Lincoln Continental has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac CT6's and the Lincoln Continental's specifications and ratings, the Lincoln Continental is a better car than the Cadillac CT6.
Cadillac CT6 vs. Lincoln Continental Pricing
A used 2020 Cadillac CT6 ranges from $36,779 to $58,819 while a used 2020 Lincoln Continental is priced between $26,895 to $50,996.
Cadillac CT6 vs. Lincoln Continental Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Cadillac CT6 loses 56.3 percent of its value and the Lincoln Continental loses 55 percent of its value. This means the Lincoln Continental retains 1.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Cadillac CT6.
Cadillac CT6 vs. 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.
Cadillac CT6 vs. 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 Cadillac CT6’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the Lincoln Continental base engine makes 305 horsepower. The CT6 is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 518 miles. The Continental is rated to deliver an average of 20 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 468 miles. This gives the Cadillac CT6 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Lincoln Continental. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are large cars, the 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 Lincoln Continental has the advantage in the areas of rear leg room cargo space. The Cadillac CT6 and Lincoln Continental are comparable in regards to front shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Lincoln Continental has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.