of the 2019 Cadillac XT4. Base trim shown.
The first thing I'm reminded of while driving the 2019 XT4, Cadillac's new compact SUV, is how good Cadillac has become at making vehicles that drive really nicely. While people weren't paying attention, perhaps lulled by marketing campaigns etched into their subconscious over the course of decades, BMW started building vehicles that aren't always ultimate in the driving sense, and companies like Alfa Romeo and Cadillac have taken the mantle. If I had forgotten this myself, it's probably because the XT4's big brother, the XT5, hasn't been sprinkled with the same magic dust, as we learned in our Luxury Compact SUV Challenge. The XT4 is a different story.
Like the XT5, which competes pricewise with what we consider compact SUVs but is arguably in the middle-size class, the XT4 starts (key word starts) at the top of the subcompact price range at $35,790 including destination charges, and it's likewise on the higher end of this class regarding size and roominess, along with the BMW X1.
Benefitting from the rare opportunity to spec out a platform from scratch for this body style (it is not shared with the XT5 or Chevrolet Equinox), the XT4's engineers built a model that feels tight — not in the snug sense, but rather in the solid, nimble sense. I don't want to give the impression that the XT4 I drove is a visceral, sporty car that begs to be driven h... Read More
For luxury compact SUVs, the iron's been hot for some time now, and Cadillac is finally striking it with the XT4, a new model that slots below the XT5 to make Cadillac's third SUV.
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Better than I expected
Ever since this car was announced, I have been interested. It simply has a style that is very appealing. I purchased as soon as one was available. It drives well and while the technology is advanced, ... Read full review
Very beautiful car.
This car met all of my needs. I was looking for all of the new safety features offered on the new vehicles today, a luxury ride and getting good gas mileage. I believe I got all of these things in my ... Read full review
The 2019 Cadillac XT4 currently has 0 recalls
48 months / 50,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles