When we compare the Cadillac XT4's and the Toyota RAV4's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac XT4 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Toyota RAV4 has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency, resale value and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac XT4's and the Toyota RAV4's specifications and ratings, the Toyota RAV4 is a better car than the Cadillac XT4.
Cadillac XT4 vs. Toyota RAV4 Pricing
A used 2024 Cadillac XT4 ranges from $41,732 to $53,620 while a used 2024 Toyota RAV4 is priced between $30,382 to $40,300. For a new model, the Cadillac XT4's price is between $40,541 and $53,700, with the Toyota RAV4 priced between $30,958 and $41,590.
Cadillac XT4 vs. Toyota RAV4 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Cadillac XT4 loses 47.9 percent of its value and the Toyota RAV4 loses 34.7 percent of its value. This means the Toyota RAV4 retains 13.2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Cadillac XT4.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Cadillac XT4’s base engine makes 235 horsepower, and the Toyota RAV4 base engine makes 203 horsepower. The XT4 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 461 miles. The RAV4 is rated to deliver an average of 30 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 508 miles. This gives the Toyota RAV4 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Cadillac XT4. The XT4 uses premium unleaded, and the RAV4 uses regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Toyota RAV4, a crossover/compact SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, and cargo space. The Cadillac XT4, a crossover/subcompact SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room and rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Cadillac XT4 and the Toyota RAV4 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.