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Price Comparison (MSRP): Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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Invoice Comparison: Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Total Price

Cadillac CTS Performance   
Difference: 48,725

Lowest Total Invoice

Cadillac CTS Performance   
Difference: 45,215
Model Year201520152015
TrimPerformancePremiumE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 57,670 62,070 100,600
Base Invoice 53,921 58,035 93,558
20-way performance front seats 1,300    
Driver Assist Package 2,540    
Carbon fiber trim   0 2,850
Parking Assist Package     1,290
Driver Assistance Package     2,800
Rear side airbags     420
Special order charge     250
Heated second row seats     625
Panoramic sunroof     1,090
Sunshades, second row     380
20-way performance front seats     0
Driver Assist Package     0
Carbon fiber trim     2,651
Parking Assist Package     1,200
Driver Assistance Package     2,604
Rear side airbags     391
Special order charge     233
Heated second row seats     581
Panoramic sunroof     1,014
Sunshades, second row     353
Options (show) (change) 3,840 0 9,705
Options (show) (change) 3,379 0 9,027
Destination 995 995 925
Total Price 62,505 63,065 111,230
Total Invoice 58,295 59,030 103,510

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For this 2015 Cadillac CTS vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The CTS vs. E-Class Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the CTS and E-Class will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Cadillac CTS Premium's price is $42,925 lower than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The CTS vs. E-Class Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Cadillac CTS Premium, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S includes additional features worth $5815. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $5815 adjustment for the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S's additional features, the Cadillac CTS Premium is $42,925 less than the Cadillac CTS Premium.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Adjusted Price: Cadillac CTS Premium
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Cadillac CTS Performance
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 42,925
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 39,804
Model Year201520152015
TrimPerformancePremiumE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine272hp I4272hp I4577hp V8
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)12/18 MPG12/18 MPG16/23 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 13?, 13610, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-18245/40-18255/35-19
Total Price62,50563,065111,230
Adjustments for Features0-575-5,815
Feature-Adjusted Total Price62,50562,490105,415
Cost Above Minimum1500
Total Invoice58,29559,030103,510
Adjustments for Features0-538-5,411
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice58,29558,49298,099
Cost Above Minimum01970

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Features Comparison: Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year201520152015
TrimPerformancePremiumE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100 
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1200
AWD  $1700
AC power outlet$100$100 
Active noise reduction$0$0 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate  $100
Heated steering wheel$100$100 
Power decklid  $350
Remote start$150$150 
Remote window/roof operation  $15
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras  $500
Backup collision intervention$250$250 
Blind spot intervention  $200
Collision preparation system, rear  $100
Driver drowsiness monitor  $150
Front seat active head restraints  $50
Knee airbag, passenger$100$100 
Pedestrian detection  $100
Rearview camera$200$200 
Rollover sensor  $50
Termporary spare tire  $150
Tires, run-flat$150$150 
Torque vectoring / active trace control  $100
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Cargo net$40$40 
Storage compartment under front seat(s)  $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50$50 
Automatic air recirculation  $100
DVD-compatible player  $0
Heated windshield washer nozzles  $15
In-vehicle Internet  $150
iPod integration  $100
Media drive  $25
Navigation map updates, three years  $0
Rear air vents  $100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250$250 
Residual heat  $50
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50 
Traffic + travel information  $25
Traffic information$25$25 
USB port$100$100 
Voice control for external devices$0$0 
Wi-Fi hotspot$100$100 
Wireless charging station$75$75 
Body kit  $0
Laminated front side windows$200$200 
Laminated rear side windows $100 
Painted brake calipers (optional)  $0
Rear spoiler  $200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Approach detection$25$25 
Chronometer  $100
Cornering lights  $25
Fog light, rear  $100
Head-up display (HUD)$350$350 
Headlight washers  $50
Interior ambient lighting$150$150 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable  $150
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250 
LED headlights  $1000
Mirror tilt-down in reverse  $25
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Xenon HID headlights$500$500 
Automatic start / stop  $150
Launch control  $100
Limited-slip rear differential  $300
Raised top speed limiter  $0
Seats and Interior Trim 
Automatic seat bolsters, driver  $300
Carbon fiber trim $200$200
Leather door panel trim  $250
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150 
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat$50$50 
Manual thigh support adjuster, passenger seat$50$50 
Massage, driver seat  $100
Memory system, passenger seat  $150
Metal pedals $75 
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat  $50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat  $50
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat$100$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat$100$100 
Power thigh support adjuster, driver seat  $100
Power-folding headrests, second row seats  $50
Synthetic suede headliner  $1000
Synthetic suede steering wheel  $150
Wood trim$300  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 $350
Electronic systems calibration selector  $200
Performance steering system (optional)  $0
Polished alloy wheels $600 
Rear air springs, auto-leveling  $400
Ultra-sport suspension (upgrade)  $0
Total Value of Features$5,165$5,740$10,980
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$575$5,815
Value of Feature Adjustments0-538-5,411

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Specifications Comparison: Cadillac CTS vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase114.6 in113.2 in
Length195.5 in192.1 in
Width72.2 in73.0 in
Height57.2 in57.1 in
Curb Weight3,781 lb.4,431 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.0 gal.21.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.2 in37.9 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.9 in57.8 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.8 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.6 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in38.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.8 in56.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.3 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom35.4 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume13.7 ft316.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Cadillac CTS Performance

20-way performance front seats
Leather upholstery, extended coverage0No
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Manual thigh support adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100No
Front sport buckets100Yes
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
Driver Assist Package
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed250Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed150Yes
Backup collision intervention250No
Total Requested125083%
Total Not Requested25017%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S

Parking Assist Package
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Parking guidance system - active500Yes
Around view cameras300No
Total Requested100077%
Total Not Requested30023%
Driver Assistance Package
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection100No
Lane keeping assist system400Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Total Requested165080%
Total Not Requested40020%

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