Volvo XC90 Vs. Cadillac XT6: Interior, Specs & Dimensions

Compare Volvo XC90 vs. Cadillac XT6

Comparing the 2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 reveals that the Volvo XC90 is the SUV for truly discerning drivers. Why? From extra efficiency and more power to more cargo room and standard luxuries, the Volvo XC90 exceeds the competition at every turn.

Learn more about the advantages of choosing a 2023 Volvo XC90 with our 2022 Cadillac XT6 vs. Volvo XC90 comparison guide, and visit Bill Kidd's Volvo Cars to experience the benefits with a test drive.

Volvo XC90 vs. Cadillac XT6 Interior Benefits

As you climb inside a Volvo XC90 or Cadillac XT6, neither model will disappoint. But, the Volvo XC90 will exceed your expectations with a more thoughtful, generous approach to luxury.

2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 interior benefits display this dominance even on the base level.

The Volvo XC90 has a standard 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster and an eight-way power passenger's seat with two-way power lumbar; the Cadillac XT6 has a standard 8-inch digital driver info center and a six-way power passenger's seat.

The Volvo XC90 has standard adaptive cruise control and a wireless smartphone charger; the Cadillac XT6 does not. The Volvo XC90 has a standard 10-speaker sound system and four-zone climate control; the Cadillac XT6 has a standard eight-speaker sound system and three-zone climate control.

2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 features reveal many advantages, but that's just the beginning.

Volvo XC90 vs. Cadillac XT6 Specs

You’ll get more power and efficiency when you choose to buy or lease a Volvo XC90.

The Cadillac XT6 has a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that makes 235 horsepower and delivers an EPA-estimated 21/27 MPG (city/highway)1 with FWD. A 3.6-liter V-6 that makes 310 horsepower and delivers an EPA-estimated 18/25 MPG (city/highway)1 with AWD is available.

The standard Volvo XC90 B5 AWD is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Despite having the same standard engine configuration as a Cadillac XT6, the Volvo XC90 B5 AWD produces 247 horsepower and delivers an EPA-estimated 22/28 MPG (city/highway).2

The B6 AWD powertrain adds a supercharger to said engine, bringing the Volvo XC90 horsepower to new heights; 295 horsepower, to be specific. Nearly tied for power against the XT6 SUV’s V-6, this Volvo XC90 configuration delivers a nearly identical EPA-estimated 20/26 MPG (city/highway).2

The Cadillac XT6 has played all its cards, but the 2023 Volvo XC90 has more to offer: the plug-in hybrid T8 eAWD powertrain. Choose this hybrid option to feel the thrills of 455 combined horsepower and the fuel savings of an EPA-estimated 27 MPG (combined).2

A new Volvo XC90 can tow 4,000 pounds when properly equipped, while the Cadillac XT6 can only tow 4,000 pounds when equipped with the 3.6-liter V-6 engine.3

2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 Specs Comparison

2023 Volvo XC90
2022 Cadillac XT6
Horsepower 247 hp 235 hp
Towing Capacity 4,000 lbs5 4,000 lbs (V-6)3
EPA-est. MPG (combined) 252 231
Seating Capacity 7 7
Torque 258 lb-ft 258 lb-ft
Cargo Space 85.7 cu ft 78.7 cu ft
Length 195 in 198.5 in
0 - 60 7.3 sec 6.9 sec

Compare Volvo XC90 vs. Cadillac XT6 Dimensions & Spaciousness

2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 dimensions reveal that the Volvo XC90 is 195 inches long, 69.9 inches tall, and 79 inches wide (without mirrors); the Cadillac XT6 is 198.5 inches long, 69.9 inches tall, and 77.3 inches wide (without mirrors).

Despite being 3.5 inches longer, the Cadillac XT6 has less cargo room. Specifically, a Volvo XC90 in our new inventory offers you a maximum cargo capacity of 85.7 cubic feet; the Cadillac XT6 only has a maximum cargo capacity of 78.7 cubic feet.

Both models are closely-matched across the first and second-row seats, but the Volvo XC90 has 31.9 inches of third-row legroom while a Cadillac XT6 has 29.5 inches of third-row legroom.

2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6: Discover Your Next Volvo XC90

There's a clear winner in our 2023 Volvo XC90 vs. 2022 Cadillac XT6 comparison, and whether it's across standard features or performance specs, that winner is the Volvo XC90. Swing by our Volvo Cars dealership today, and discover all of the Volvo XC90 SUV's many more advantages with a test drive.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which has more cargo space, Volvo XC90 or Cadillac XT6?

The Volvo XC90 has more cargo room than a Cadillac XT6; the Volvo XC90 has a maximum cargo capacity of 85.7 cubic feet, and the Cadillac XT6 has a maximum cargo capacity of 78.7 cubic feet.

Is the Volvo XC90 bigger than a Cadillac XT6?

The Cadillac XT6 is 3.5 inches longer than the Volvo XC90, but the Volvo XC90 is 1.7 inches wider (without mirrors).

Which is safer, Volvo XC90 or Cadillac XT6?

The 2022 Cadillac XT6 and 2022 Volvo XC90 are IIHS Top Safety Pick+4 recipients, but with standard adaptive cruise control and exclusive features like whiplash-mitigating seats, the Volvo XC90 can inspire more on-road confidence.


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1Based on EPA city/highway estimate 21/27 for FWD (2.0L) and 18/25 for AWD (3.6L) and fuel tank capacity. Your range may be less.

2For more information, please visit the official US government source for all fuel economy at www.fueleconomy.gov.

3Requires Heavy Duty Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

4For details, visit: https://www.iihs.org/ratings/vehicle/volvo/xc90-4-door-suv/2022 and https://www.iihs.org/ratings/vehicle/cadillac/xt6-4-door-suv/2022.

5When properly equipped.