2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan vs 2016 BMW 3 Series
AwardsCiting its fun-to-drive, affordable luxury, the New York Daily News agrees that "the best entry luxury car doesn’t wear a German badge, but an American one," which is why they honored the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan with their DNA Award1.
Cadillac is committed to safety, and it shows: the 2016 ATS Sedan has earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA2 .
FeaturesGet the convenience of 4G LTE connectivity anytime, anywhere, standard on the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan3, and not even an option on the 2016 BMW 3 Series.
Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the HID Headlights that come standard on the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan4, the answer is yes. On the 2016 BMW 3 Series, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights are a pricey add-on.
The refinement and luxury of leather seating is a standard feature in the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan5, but it's only available as an add-on option in the 2016 BMW 3 Series6.
Getting where you're going has never been easier, with turn-by-turn directions and other features of the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan's7 standard on-board navigation system. If you want the convenience and peace of mind of an on-board nav system in the 2016 BMW 3 Series6, you'll have to pay extra for it.
No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan5, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2016 BMW 3 Series6, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option.
2016 Cadillac ATS SedanFoo2016 BMW 3 Seriesstandard34g lte connectivity-standard4hid headlights-standard5leather seatingoptional6standard7navigation systemoptional6standard5rear parking aidoptional6
PerformanceWant more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan8, boasting 15 more horses and 14 more horses per ton than the 2016 BMW 3 Series9.
2016 Cadillac ATS SedanFoo2016 BMW 3 Series3358horsepower32091948horsepower per ton1809
SafetyThe 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan's4 active Blind Spot Monitoring System warns you when a vehicle enters your blind spot, a little more peace of mind as a standard feature. Want that extra security on the 3 Series? Blind Spot Monitoring isn't standard on the 2016 BMW 3 Series10, so it will cost you.
If your vehicle begins to drift out of its lane, the Lane Departure Warning System, standard on the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan4, will sound an alarm. This extra layer of safety isn't standard on the 2016 BMW 3 Series10, so if you want it, you'll have to pay extra.
According to the NHTSA, the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan's3 standard safety features provide better protection in the event of a head-on collision than the 2016 BMW 3 Series11.12.
The 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan4 offers side airbag protection to its rear passengers standard, but that same level of safety isn't even an option on the 2016 BMW 3 Series.
2016 Cadillac ATS SedanFoo2016 BMW 3 Seriesstandard4blind spot monitoring systemoptional10standard4lane departure warning systemoptional1053overall frontal crash rating59standard4rear side airbag
UsabilityThe 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan's7 slightly smaller turn radius means more agile maneuvering and easier parking.
Even an increase of just an inch or two in wheel base can mean more stability, and the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan3 has 1 more of those stability-increasing inches.
2016 Cadillac ATS SedanFoo2016 BMW 3 Series357turning circle3761093wheelbase10813
PricingThe 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan3 is so confident in their materials and workmanship, they'll pay for the cost of perforation repairs for 2 years longer than the 2016 BMW 3 Series11 - quite a consideration for drivers who live in climates where corrosion is a risk.
The drivetrain in the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan3 is carefully engineered and built to last, and they're willing to back it with a warranty that's 20,000 miles longer than the drivetrain warranty on the 2016 BMW 3 Series11.
In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan's3 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2016 BMW 3 Series11.
2016 Cadillac ATS SedanFoo2016 BMW 3 Series43corrosion warranty21170,0003drivetrain warranty50,0001163roadside assistance411
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