The XT5 is the newest arrival in the world of luxury crossover SUVs.
It will face the outgoing Audi Q5, an aging design that's held up remarkably well in styling and performance, though its diesel models have fallen under scrutiny along with the rest of the VW Group's diesel lineup.
The Mercedes GLE is the updated version of the M-Class, with new drivetrains and new interior trim added to its excellent safety scores.
And the new Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class has sport-sedan-derived underpinnings and well-designed, flamboyant interior, and it might be a more direct rival than the GLE.
Finally, the new Jaguar F-Pace promises a lighter-weight body and available diesel power when it goes on sale early in 2016.
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|2017 Cadillac XT5Browse Used Listings||2017 Audi Q5Browse Used Listings||2017 Jaguar F-PaceBrowse Used Listings||2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC ClassBrowse Used Listings|
|18 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||18 MPG City / 33 MPG Hwy||18 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy|
|Gas V6||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4||Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4|
|Sport Utility Vehicle||Small SUV 4WD||Small SUV 4WD||Small SUV 2WD|
|FWD 4-Door||2.0 TFSI Premium||20d AWD||GLC 300 SUV|
|Front Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility Vehicle||quattro Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|Automatic||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD|
|Detailed Spec Comparison|
|2017 Cadillac XT5 vs. 2017 Audi Q5||2017 Cadillac XT5 vs. 2017 Jaguar F-Pace||2017 Cadillac XT5 vs. 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class|