When comparing the Cadillac CTS's and the Audi A5's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac CTS has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The Audi A5 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac CTS's and the Audi A5's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Cadillac CTS vs. Audi A5 Pricing
A used 2014 Cadillac CTS ranges from $12,032 to $29,758 while a used 2014 Audi A5 is priced between $10,995 to $22,000.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Cadillac CTS’s base engine makes 318 horsepower, and the Audi A5 base engine makes 220 horsepower. The CTS is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 486 miles. The A5 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 515 miles. This gives the Audi A5 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Cadillac CTS. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Cadillac CTS has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room and rear leg room. The Audi A5 has the advantage in the areas of front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, and cargo space.