The 2022 BMW X5 is a highly-ranked upscale midsize SUV that offers lively handling, swift acceleration, premium cabin materials, and an extensive list of tech features that come standard. If you have not decided if the BMW X5 is indeed the high-end vehicle of choice, check out our comparison article below where we put it up against the 2022 Cadillac XT6.
Design & Style
The BMW X5 boasts a cabin that is packed with features and space. It can seat up to five people on two rows with an option to raise a third row to support more passengers. The front row comes equipped with power adjustment options whereas its seats at every row features cushy bolstering for optimum support. The X5 may look simple but its interior is far from being dull. Its surfaces are covered in first-rate materials including good insulation to block out external noises.
The Cadillac XT6 mainly makes use of top-shelf materials to cover its surfaces to create an overall charming interior. It has three rows that accommodate seven people with the option to support 1 more person with a swap of the middle row captain’s chairs. Leg and headroom is pretty decent and so is its overall cabin space especially its last row which may feel rather cramped.
Technology & Safety
The BMW X5 is packed with an array of tech features including a 12.3-inch digital cluster, a 12.3-inch touchscreen display, Android and Apple sync, touchpad, 10 speakers, Bluetooth, voice control, navigation, 5 USB ports, and satellite radio. The car’s safety features include tools like collision warning, rearview camera, pedestrian detection, auto emergency brakes, blind spot monitor, adaptive cruise control, parking sensors, lane departure warning, adaptive LED headlamps, fatigue alert, and auto high beams.
The Cadillac XT6 comes loaded with technological advances such as 8 speakers, an 8 inch touchscreen, satellite radio, Android and Apple sync, Wi Fi, and 6 USB ports. Safety devices of the car include pedestrian detection, seat safety alert, rearview camera, parking sensors, auto emergency brakes, departure warning, blind spot monitor, rear traffic alert, lane keep assist, collision warning, and Teen Driver.
The BMW X5 can easily put out 335 hp from its turbo 3L engine that fetches 21 mpg and 26 mpg of gas mileage for city and highway travels.
The Cadillac XT6 is powered by a turbo four cylinder that puts out 237 hp and gets 21 mpg and 27 mpg of gas mileage.
The Bottom Line
The BMW X5 is a vehicle that stands out amongst its competition. It is a fun vehicle to drive with plenty to offer internally. From cabin comfort to overall appeal and space, the BMW X5 offers them all. Its powertrain options are equally plentiful to suit the needs of individual drivers.
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