When we compare the Lexus IS 200t's and the Cadillac ATS's specifications and ratings, the Lexus IS 200t has the advantage in the area of fuel efficiency. The Cadillac ATS has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Lexus IS 200t's and the Cadillac ATS's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac ATS is a better car than the Lexus IS 200t.
Lexus IS 200t vs. Cadillac ATS Pricing
A used 2017 Lexus IS 200t ranges from $20,867 to $29,999 while a used 2017 Cadillac ATS is priced between $14,993 to $26,996.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Lexus IS 200t’s base engine makes 241 horsepower, and the Cadillac ATS base engine makes 272 horsepower. The IS 200t is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 557 miles. The ATS is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 496 miles. This gives the Lexus IS 200t the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Cadillac ATS. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Cadillac ATS has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room. The Lexus IS 200t has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, and cargo space.