Compare 2011 Volvo XC70 vs 2011 Cadillac CTS

2011 Volvo XC70
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4-Door Wagon 3.2L FWD w/Moonroof
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon AWD 3.2L 18 24 $30,221 $32,150
4-Door Wagon AWD w/Moonroof 3.2L 18 24 $30,221 $32,150
4-Door Wagon FWD 3.2L 18 25 $30,221 $32,150
4-Door Wagon FWD w/Moonroof 3.2L 18 25 $30,221 $32,150
4-Door Wagon AWD w/Moonroof 3.0T 17 22 $35,908 $38,200
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4-Door Sedan 3.0L RWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.0L RWD 16 26 $33,401 $35,345
2-Door Coupe RWD 18 27 $36,254 $38,365
4-Door Sedan 3.0L RWD Luxury 16 26 $36,288 $38,400
5-Door Wagon 3.0L RWD 18 27 $36,349 $38,465
4-Door Sedan 3.0L AWD 18 26 $36,425 $38,545
4-Door Sedan 3.0L RWD Performance 18 27 $37,748 $39,945
2-Door Coupe AWD 18 27 $38,050 $40,265
5-Door Wagon 3.0L AWD 18 26 $38,144 $40,365
5-Door Wagon 3.0L RWD Luxury 18 27 $39,236 $41,520
4-Door Sedan 3.0L AWD Luxury 18 26 $39,312 $41,600
4-Door Sedan 3.6L RWD Performance 18 27 $39,449 $41,745
5-Door Wagon 3.0L RWD Performance 18 27 $39,467 $41,765
4-Door Sedan 3.0L AWD Performance 18 26 $39,543 $41,845
2-Door Coupe RWD Performance 18 27 $40,450 $42,805
5-Door Wagon 3.0L AWD Luxury 18 26 $41,031 $43,420
5-Door Wagon 3.6L RWD Performance 18 27 $41,168 $43,565
4-Door Sedan 3.6L AWD Performance 18 27 $41,244 $43,645
5-Door Wagon 3.0L AWD Performance 18 26 $41,263 $43,665
2-Door Coupe AWD Performance 18 27 $42,246 $44,705
5-Door Wagon 3.6L AWD Performance 18 27 $42,964 $45,465
2-Door Coupe RWD Premium 18 27 $44,613 $47,210
4-Door Sedan 3.6L RWD Premium 18 27 $45,171 $47,800
2-Door Coupe AWD Premium 18 27 $46,408 $49,110
5-Door Wagon 3.6L RWD Premium 18 27 $46,555 $49,265
4-Door Sedan 3.6L AWD Premium 18 27 $46,966 $49,700
5-Door Wagon 3.6L AWD Premium 18 27 $48,350 $51,165
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,221
$33,401
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,150
$35,345
Monthly Payment Estimate
$536 / month
$589 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
Attention-getting style, solid driving dynamics, quality materials, and a very competitive price put the entire 2011 Cadillac CTS lineup on level-or-better footing with most of the competition.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
55.1 53.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.4 56.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
98 98.0
Second Head Room (in)
38.7 37.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.5 54.7
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
54.8 53.7
Second Leg Room (in)
34.6 36.1
Front Head Room (in)
37.8 38.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
63.5 61.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
190.5 191.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
48.1 -
Height, Overall (in)
63.1 58.0
Liftover Height (in)
27.4 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.2 62.2
Wheelbase (in)
110.8 113.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
28.5 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.3 72.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
72.1 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
42.9 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
33.3 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
73.9 -
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 13.6
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 x - TBD - 12.4 x 1.0
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.4 x - TBD - 12.4 x 1.26
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 18.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.0 17.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.7 35.0
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA QCH
Front Tire Size
P215/65R16 P235/55HR17
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA QCH
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/65R16 P235/55HR17
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
330 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
495 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- TBD - 3849
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
236 @ 3200 223 @ 5700
Engine Order Code
NA LF1
Displacement
3.2L/195 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 6400 270 @ 7000
Engine Type
Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System
EFI SIDI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 19
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.57 1.53
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
Geartronic NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 3.67
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 2.33
Trans Order Code
NA MN6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.75 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16 1.15
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 4.15
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volvo XC70 Cadillac CTS Sedan
Body Style
5 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
4 3
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.9 9.8
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
- --
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
- --
Overall Side Crash Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating Driver
- --
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
- --
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
- --
Rollover Rating
-

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