Compare 2021 Cadillac XT4 vs. 2021 Lexus NX 300

2021 Cadillac XT4
2021 Lexus NX 300

2021 Cadillac XT4


2021 Lexus NX 300

2.0L 4cyl Turbo


2.0L 4cyl Turbo
237 HP


235 HP
24 city / 30 hwy*

Fuel Economy

22 city / 28 hwy*

Serving Pensacola, FL

The Cadillac XT4 at Cadillac Pensacola is one of the smallest SUVs made by Cadillac, but it is one with plenty of space nonetheless. The Cadillac XT4 also has style, personality, and an abundance of technology features, which makes it a well-rounded vehicle all around. The 2021 Cadillac XT4 has one of the roomiest cabins among extra-small SUVs. Its cargo area is also one of the roomiest in the class. The XT4 has some notable upgrades in 2021 that make it more tech-savvy and ready to entertain. The Cadillac’s media console is updated this year, and it is equipped with upgraded navigation. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are now offered as wireless versions in the Cadillac XT4. A power liftgate is added to the Luxury trim level in 2021. The Cadillac belongs to a competitive class of cars that includes the 2021 Lexus NX 300. Compared to the Lexus, however, the Cadillac has more user-friendly technology and a more spacious cargo storage area. The Cadillac also delivers more powerful for an overall more fun and engaging driving experience.

Interior and Comfort

The Cadillac XT4 at Cadillac Pensacola seats five people with comfortable and luxurious seats. The 2021 Cadillac XT4 has simulated leather seats on the base trim. Dual-zone climate control is standard, along with a push-button ignition, remote start, and keyless entry. A power liftgate is included, and the Cadillac XT4 has power-adjustable seats. A generous standard technology package for the Cadillac includes a 4G WiFi hotspot, automatic emergency braking, and wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay with an eight-inch touchscreen interface. Heated seats and a heated steering wheel are available with a package, and you can also get a Bose sound system. Rain-sensing wipers and more safety features come with the top Premium Luxury trim. The Acura has Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, but it does not have wireless editions. WiFi is not standard on the Acura, and it has fewer safety aids.


The Cadillac XT4 has a more stylish and polished exterior than the Acura. The Cadillac has LED headlights and 18-inch wheels at the base level. A hands-free liftgate and rain-sensing windshield wipers are added to the second trim level. The Sport trim has distinctive style elements including red brake calipers and body-colored trim accents on the mirrors, door handles, and front grille. You can get 20-inch wheels for the Sport as well. The Acura only has one wheel size available for all trims. It doesn’t get painted brake calipers or rain-sensing wipers. Additionally, the TLX does not have hands-free technology with its liftgate.


A turbo 2.0L engine powers the Cadillac XT4, giving it a power output of 237 HP and close to 260 LB-FT of torque. The Cadillac uses a nine-speed automatic transmission. Its standard drivetrain is front-wheel drive, but you can also choose all-wheel drive. The 2021 Acura TLX’s engine falls short of the Cadillac’s performance capabilities. The Acura’s engine creates a maximum of 235 HP, and it only has a six-speed automatic transmission. The TLX is also limited to front-wheel drive.

If you are ready to try out the Cadillac XT4 for yourself, we encourage you to set up an online test drive. It’s simple to book a 2021 Cadillac XT4 online test drive through the website of Cadillac Pensacola. Without even having to wait in line, you can try your preferred trim level of the XT4 at a convenient time right at home. Simply visit our website, where you can sign up remotely for an online test drive. As you drive around in the Cadillac XT4 at Cadillac Pensacola, a salesperson will be in the passenger’s seat of the SUV to answer questions that you have about the Cadillac and its features. You can also ask our staff to show you how to use specific features on the Cadillac such as its navigation technology and driver-assist safety aids.

Contact Cadillac Pensacola today for more information and to book your 2021 Cadillac XT4 online test drive.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.