2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Cadillac XTS
When it comes to securing a large and luxurious sedan, there are plenty of models available. In this 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Cadillac XTS comparison, we are going to pit the Chrysler 300 against the Cadillac large sedan. While Cadillac may be synonymous with luxury and performance in many circles, we believe that the 2017 Chrysler 300, especially in its elite 300C and 300C Platinum trims, can give that luxury beast a run for its money, and do it at a significantly lower price point. With a starting price on the base 2017 Chrysler 300 Limited more than $10,000 lower than the base 2017 Cadillac XTS, families and individuals looking for high-value features can find their match with the Chrysler model.
Some comfort and convenience features that come standard on the 2017 Chrysler 300 include leather upholstery, heated seats, keyless entry and ignition, dual-zone automatic climate control, and an 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. Every model of the 2017 Chrysler 300 is also available with a responsive all-wheel drive system, while the 2017 Cadillac XTS base does not have that option.
|2017 Chrysler 300||VS||2017 Cadillac XTS|
|19/30 mpg||Mileage (city/highway)||18/28 mpg|
|3.6-L V6 (292 hp)||Base Engine||3.6-L V6 (304 hp)|
|8-speed automatic||Transmission||6-speed automatic|
2017 Chrysler 300 Powertrain
When it comes to engine options, the base 2017 Chrysler 300 Limited, and advanced trims, also holds its own. The base 3.6-liter V6 engine standard in the 2017 Chrysler 300 offers 292 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. This is slightly less than the 304 horsepower and 264 pound-feet of torque produced by the 3.6-liter V6 on the 2017 Cadillac XTS, but not by very much. The Chrysler sedan also offers better gas mileage in this base engine. For drivers who want even more power, the 2017 Chrysler 300 is also available with a 363-horsepower 5.7-liter V8. There is also an advanced turbocharged engine available on the 2017 Cadillac XTS that cranks out 410 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque.
As we compare the 2017 Chrysler 300 vs the 2017 Cadillac XTS, time and again it seems that the 2017 Chrysler 300 can offer similar advantages to the Cadillac large sedan, but at a fraction of the price. While the 2017 Cadillac XTS may offer some features that are not standard on the 2017 Chrysler 300, when it comes to general size, engine output, and base features, the 2017 Chrysler 300 can hold its own.
To learn more about this comparison or the 2017 Chrysler 300 in St. Paul MN, contact a member of the Fury Motors South St. Paul sales team.