In comparing the Cadillac XTS's and the Lexus LS 460's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac XTS has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and interior volume. The Lexus LS 460 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Cadillac XTS's and the Lexus LS 460's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac XTS is a better car than the Lexus LS 460.
Cadillac XTS vs. Lexus LS 460 Pricing
A used 2017 Cadillac XTS ranges from $13,988 to $29,992 while a used 2017 Lexus LS 460 is priced between $27,324 to $45,996.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Cadillac XTS’s base engine makes 304 horsepower, and the Lexus LS 460 base engine makes 386 horsepower. The XTS is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 532 miles. The LS 460 is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 533 miles.This gives the Cadillac XTS the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Lexus LS 460 the advantage in maximum range. The XTS uses regular unleaded, and the LS 460 uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Cadillac XTS has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Lexus LS 460 has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room and rear shoulder room.