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2011 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon 2011 Subaru Outback 2011 Hyundai Elantra Touring
     
3.0L V6 RWD
  • 3.0L V6 RWD
  • 3.0L V6 AWD
  • 3.0L V6 RWD Luxury
  • 3.0L V6 RWD Performance
  • 3.0L V6 AWD Luxury
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Performance
  • 3.0L V6 AWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Premium
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Premium
2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Manual
  • 2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Premium Manual
  • 2.5i Premium Automatic
  • 3.6R Automatic
  • 2.5i Limited Automatic
  • 3.6R Premium Automatic
4dr Wgn Auto GLS
  • 4dr Wgn Man GLS
  • 4dr Wgn Auto GLS
  • 4dr Wgn Man SE
  • 4dr Wgn Auto SE
 

Prices

MSRP $38,465 $24,195 $17,195
Invoice $36,349 $22,766 $16,685
Avg. Paid $20,964 $17,316 $11,250

U.S. News Scores

Overall 9.0 8.5 8.3
Critics' Rating 9.1 9.2 8.8
Performance 9.1 8.6 7.6
Interior 8.1 8.6 8.9
Operating Cost 7.7 7.9 8.2
Safety 9.4 9.0 9.4
Reliability 5.0 3.5 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Athletic handling
  • Excellent reliability score
  • Powerful engine choices
  • Balanced handling
  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • Large cargo hold
  • Competent handling
  • Higher fuel economy than most rivals
Cons
  • Uncomfortable seats
  • Less cargo space than some rivals
  • Low fuel economy for the class
  • Lackluster highway performance
  • Less cargo space than competing wagons

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.0L/183 Gas Flat 4 2.5L/150 Gas I4 2.0L/121
MPG 18 City / 27 Hwy 22 City / 29 Hwy 23 City / 30 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 5 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 113.4 107.9 106.3
Length, Overall (in) 192.0 188.2 176.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.5 71.7 69.5
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 65.7 59.8

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4031 3495 2969

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Compact Spare Tire Optional Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Luggage Rack Optional Standard Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Optional
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Optional
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 105.4 101.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 40.8 40.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 43.0 43.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 56.3 55.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7 - TBD - 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 39.3 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1 37.8 36.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 56.1 54.7
Second Hip Room (in) 53.0 - TBD - 52.6
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 24.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 58.0 71.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) - TBD - 34.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Optional Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Optional
Entertainment System Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Optional

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Optional
Driver Lumbar Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas Flat 4 Gas I4
Displacement 3.0L/183 2.5L/150 2.0L/121
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 270 @ 7000 170 @ 5600 138 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 223 @ 5700 170 @ 4000 136 @ 4600
Transmission Automatic CVT Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 36.0 36.1 34.2

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 22 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 29 30
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18 18.5 14

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Double Wishbone Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
4-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard