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BMW 3-Series vs. Cadillac ATS Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW 3-Series vs. Cadillac ATS Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $69,280

Cadillac ATS ATS-V   
Difference: $6,065

Lowest Total Invoice: $65,412

Cadillac ATS ATS-V   
Difference: $5,308

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
Model3-SeriesATS
TrimM3ATS-V
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $64,000 $60,695
Base Invoice $60,200 $57,660
7-speed automated manual 2,900  
Executive Package 3,900  
Individual Extended Merino Leather 2,550  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 700 595
Apple CarPlay support 300  
Sunroof 0 1,050
Wood trim 0  
CD player, remote   250
Luxury Package   2,500
Protection Package   0
Painted brake calipers, alternate color   595
8-speed shiftable automatic   2,000
Head-up display (HUD)   600
7-speed automated manual 2,670  
Executive Package 3,590  
Individual Extended Merino Leather 2,345  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 645 530
Apple CarPlay support 275  
Sunroof 0 935
Wood trim 0  
CD player, remote   223
Luxury Package   2,225
Protection Package   0
Painted brake calipers, alternate color   530
8-speed shiftable automatic   1,780
Head-up display (HUD)   534
Options (change) 10,350 7,590
Options (change) 9,525 6,757
Destination 995 995
Total Price $75,345 $69,280
Total Invoice $70,720 $65,412

The configured BMW 3-Series 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 425hp 3.0L I6 engine, a RWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed automated manual transmission.

The configured Cadillac ATS 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 464hp 3.6L V6 engine, a RWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the BMW 3-Series and Cadillac ATS are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the BMW 3-Series M3 trim is $64,000. The features would cost an additional $10,350. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $75,345.

The base sticker price of the Cadillac ATS ATS-V trim is $60,695. The features would cost an additional $7,590. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $69,280.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the BMW 3-Series trims is 7. The feature adjusted price of the Cadillac ATS trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Cadillac ATS ATS-V appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured BMW 3-Series 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 425hp 3.0L I6 engine, a RWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed automated manual transmission.

The configured Cadillac ATS 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 464hp 3.6L V6 engine, a RWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the BMW 3-Series and Cadillac ATS are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the BMW 3-Series M3 trim is $60,200. The features would cost an additional $9,525. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $70,720.

The invoice of the Cadillac ATS ATS-V trim is $57,660. The features would cost an additional $6,757. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $65,412.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the BMW 3-Series trims is 6. The feature adjusted price of the Cadillac ATS trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Cadillac ATS ATS-V appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Cadillac ATS

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Cadillac ATS ATS-V
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,365
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,712
Model Year20172017
Model3-SeriesATS
TrimM3ATS-V
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine425hp I6464hp V6
TransmissionS7T8
DrivetrainRWDRWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/24 MPG17/25 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)600, 16?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/40-18255/35-18
Total Price$75,345$69,280
Adjustments for Features-1,7000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$73,645$69,280
Total Invoice$70,720$65,412
Adjustments for Features-1,5960
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$69,124$65,412

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Features Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Cadillac ATS

Model Year20172017
Model3-SeriesATS
TrimM3ATS-V
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300
RWD$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100
Active noise reduction $0
Electronic engine sound enhancement $0
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Remote start $150
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
High performance brake pads (optional) $0
Performance traction management $250
Safety key $5
Tire inflation kit (optional) $0
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50 
Rear seat pass-through $100
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $0
Automatic air recirculation$100 
CD player$125 
CD player, remote $100
DVD-compatible player$0 
Handwriting recognition$200 
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15 
In-vehicle Internet$150 
Media drive$15 
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Rear air vents $100
Rear air vents with manual controls$150 
Residual heat$50 
S Voice support$0 
Satellite radio $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $325
Text dictation$50 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Voice recorder$0 
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional)$0 
Carbon fiber hood $0
Laminated front side windows $200
Painted brake calipers (optional)$0 
Painted brake calipers, alternate color $0
Rear spoiler$200 
Sport rocker panels (optional)$0 
Tow hook(s), front $40
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Boost gauge $75
Cornering lights$75 
Headlight washers$50 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25 
Power-folding mirrors$50 
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150 
Regenerative braking$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Carbon fiber trim $200
Coordinated climate control, front seats $25
Heated second row seats$200 
Interior trim, special color$0 
Metal pedals $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces $0
Upholstered instrument panel $300
Upholstered instrument panel, leather$1000 
Wood trim$300 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Ultra-sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$5,895$4,195
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,700$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,5960

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Specifications Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Cadillac ATS

Model Year20172017
Model3-SeriesATS
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.6 in109.3 in
Length182.5 in182.8 in
Width71.3 in71.1 in
Height56.3 in55.9 in
Curb Weight3,630 lb.3,700 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.16.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.3 in38.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.1 in55.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in53.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in42.5 in
Row 2 Headroom37.7 in36.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.1 in53.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in52.3 in
Row 2 Legroom35.1 in33.5 in
Cargo Volume13.0 ft310.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series M3

Executive Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200No
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
Headlight washers50No
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
Voice recorder0No
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
Wireless charging station75Yes
Text dictation50No
Total Requested122575%
Total Not Requested40025%
Individual Extended Merino Leather
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces450Yes
Interior trim, special color0No
Upholstered instrument panel, leather1000No
Total Requested45031%
Total Not Requested100069%

Option Package Details
Cadillac ATS ATS-V

CD player, remote
FeatureValueRequested?
CD player, remote100Yes
MP3-compatible player50Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic
FeatureValueRequested?
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic0Yes
Remote start150No
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
Total Requested10040%
Total Not Requested15060%
Luxury Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Second-row 2-section 3-person split bench100No
Folding second row seats300Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Rear seat pass-through100No
Metal pedals75No
Bose, 10 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Navigation system600Yes
AC power outlet100No
Surround sound250Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Speed limit information0No
Total Requested185072%
Total Not Requested72528%
Protection Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Tow hook(s), front40No
Tire inflation kit (optional)0No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%

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