2019 Cadillac XT5 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE near Downers Grove, IL

2019 Cadillac XT5 (left) and 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE (right) shown with available features.

If you're looking to invest in a luxury SUV, but aren't sure which is the right one for you, let us at Heritage Cadillac lend a helping hand! If quality tech features and an impressive fuel economy are what motivate you, then let us turn your attention to the 2019 Cadillac XT5! With developments advanced enough to impress any techie, this vessel is not only exciting to drive but it is also easy on your wallet. To show you how buzz-worthy this midsized SUV is, we've put it up against the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE.

Technological Features

When you choose a luxury vehicle like the Cadillac XT5, you can be sure it's got all of the bells and whistles one loves about a stylish SUV. One thing that you can always count on is the standard Front and Rear Park Assist1. When you reverse under 5 MPH, this system provides distance-to-object alert to help you pull in or out of your parking spot without hitting anything. While this feature is offered on Mercedes-Benz GLE, it only comes as an optional specification. Whether you're looking to expand your music selection or you always like changing things up, the XT5 comes equipped with a 3-month trial of SiriusXM™2 Satellite Radio. Once again, the GLE only offers this feature as an available luxury.

Fuel Economy

In addition to the astounding advancements that the 2019 Cadillac XT5 offers, you can even keep your hard-earned money in your pocket where it belongs. In today's financial state, saving every dollar helps in the long run, and you can count on the XT5 to help keep up with your savings with its remarkable fuel rate. Driving down Yackley Avenue won't feel so grueling know you won't have to stop at a station as much knowing you can rely on the estimated 19/26/22 MPG city/hwy/combined3 fuel efficiency rating. You will definitely have to dish out more money if you drive the GLE because of its estimated 17/23/20 MPG city/hwy/combined fuel rating.

Extra Space

Stretching out from a long ride should not feel uncomfortable. Feeling constricted in your seat can be a downfall if you drive a sports coupe or a sedan, and it should not even be something for you to worry about in an SUV such as the Cadillac XT5. Neither you nor your copilot will feel cramped in the front seats thanks to the XT5's 41.2 inches of front legroom. You may need to make more frequent stops to stretch your legs if you drive the GLE because of its 40.3 inches of legroom in the front seat. Even your rear-seat passengers will be thankful with the XT5 as it offers 39.5 inches of legroom. Compared to the GLE's 38.4 inches of rear legroom, it's definitely a noticeable difference!

Making the choice between the 2019 Cadillac XT5 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE near Downers Grove, IL, it's obvious that the Cadillac XT5 is the prosperous of the two! Head on over to Heritage Cadillac today to give it a test run. If you have any questions, you can send them our way with our Contact Us form.

2019 Cadillac XT5
  • Standard 3-Month Trial of Satellite Radio
  • 19/26/22 MPG City/Hwy/Combined
  • 41.2 Inches of Front Legroom
2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE
  • Satellite Radio Option-Only
  • 17/23/20 MPG City/Hwy/Combined
  • 40.3 Inches of Front Legroom

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1. Safety or driver assistance features are no substitute for the driver's responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Visibility, weather, and road conditions may affect feature performance. Read the vehicle's owner's manual for more important feature limitations and information.
2. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See the SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. ©2018 Sirius XM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM, SiriusXM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc. All rights reserved.
3. Based on EPA city estimate XX and fuel tank capacity. Your range may be less.