Plenty of factors come into play when you are looking to buy a car. It can include everything from performance and handling to technology and design. If you are looking to pick either the 2018 Cadillac CT6 or the 2018 Volvo S90, this brief comparison will give you a fair idea.

Design & Style

The Cadillac is a typical 5-seater vehicle with plenty of support and space across both rows of seating. The model features an attractive interior, and plenty of top-notch materials, however, you get a better option with other rivals of its class. On the other hand, the Volvo S90 has a stylish and classy interior, with the latest models having equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels. You get that comfortable and luxurious feel, the moment you step inside the vehicle.  There are plenty of soft-touch surfaces and high-quality materials spread across the cabin.

Technology & Safety

Technology-wise, the 2018 Cadillac CT6 comes standard with a CUE infotainment system featuring 10.2-inch touch screen, a Wi-Fi hot spot, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Optional features include a 34-speaker Bose audio system, a panoramic sunroof and rear-seat entertainment system. The infotainment system has a big screen, however the touch screen can be slow to respond, and the menus are confusing. For safety, a standard rearview camera is available, while you can opt for lane keep assist, pedestrian detection, forward collision alert and low-speed automatic braking.

One of the biggest selling points for the 2018 Volvo S90 has been its technology specification. With easy-to-operate menus and excellent graphical configuration, it certainly boasts a classic infotainment system with a large screen. Other key features include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, premium audio system and navigation system. There are loads of safety features including 360-degree camera, blind spot monitoring, Pilot Assist and lane keep assist.


Irrespective of which engine you choose, the 2018 Volvo S90 Sedan has sufficient power for a daily commute. The base engine is a 2-liter 4-cylinder powertrain with an output of 252 lb-ft of torque and 250 HP. One can also opt for a turbocharged and supercharged option with the T6 model. On the other hand, the 2018 Cadillac CT6 comes equipped with a 265-HP turbocharged 4-cylinder engine, with other options including 335 HP and 404 HP V6 engine.

The Bottom Line

There are some strong reasons why Volvo is generally preferred as the desired car brand for many car buyers. It has everything to match the class of a vehicle with top-notch design and technology. It definitely has an edge over the 2018 Cadillac CT6, given its overall package. If you are looking to pick one of them, go for Volvo S90.

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Do you want to see and experience for yourself what this Volvo vehicle has to offer? Visit us at Volvo Cars Manhattan today! Our customer service representatives are knowledgeable and can provide pertinent advice regarding car purchase, servicing, financing, and more. Contact us today and book a test drive for the 2018 Volvo S90 now!


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