In comparing the Cadillac XT4's and the Volvo XC40's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac XT4 has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, resale value and interior volume. The Volvo XC40 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac XT4's and the Volvo XC40's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac XT4 is a better car than the Volvo XC40.
Cadillac XT4 vs. Volvo XC40 Pricing
A used 2024 Cadillac XT4 ranges from $41,732 to $53,620 while a used 2024 Volvo XC40 is priced between $41,391 to $54,103. For a new model, the Cadillac XT4's price is between $40,541 and $53,700, with the Volvo XC40 priced between $42,181 and $51,768.
Cadillac XT4 vs. Volvo XC40 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 Volvo XC40 loses 49 percent of its value. This means the Cadillac XT4 retains 1.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Volvo XC40.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Cadillac XT4’s base engine makes 235 horsepower, and the Volvo XC40 base engine makes 247 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/subcompact SUVs, the Cadillac XT4 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Volvo XC40 has the advantage in the areas of rear head room and rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Cadillac XT4 and the Volvo XC40 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.