The fuel economy is distinctly to Cadillac SRX I's advantage. This vehicle consumes 20 % fewer fuel in the combined cycle compared to the Land Rover. Bear in mind that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the large SUV class, in which the Cadillac is classified, is 12.2 l whereas the Cadillac SRX I burns up by 4 % less amount of fuel than the average.
The Cadillac consumes 6.9 l of fuel less in the city in comparison to the Land Rover. The Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4, which comes from large off-road 4x4 segment, consumes 1 liter less gasoline, which constitutes by 7 % better fuel consumption than the average in the same segment. The difference in fuel economy between compared vehicles is quite big, so remember that so as to the comparison have a sense, you should check models with similar parameters.
The maximum speed of the Cadillac is greater in comparison to the Land Rover Discovery III by 15 kilometers/hour, which allows the Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 to cover faster large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 8 percent is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Cadillac SRX I has 71 mm longer wheelbase distance when compared to Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 is 113 mm longer in relation to the Land Rover Discovery III. Long vehicles more of passenger space and in most cases provide plenty of trunk space. Although the Cadillac occurs to be better option for families or drivers who love the idea of comfortable driving, the Land Rover Discovery III 4.4 i V8 32V 295HP manual 4x4 may be more appropriate to women as it will not make problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.