2021 Blue Audi Q7 Driving on a Desert Road at night

Luxury SUVs continue to add more comfortable and innovative features, and finding the right one for you and your family can be challenging. Audi Northwest Indiana wants to help, so we've taken a closer look at two popular models in the following 2021 Audi Q7 vs. 2021 Cadillac XT6 comparison page.

In this head-to-head guide, we're highlighting the 2021 Audi Q7 Premium, starting at $54,950 MSRP, and the 2021 Cadillac XT6 Premium Luxury, starting at $52,795 MSRP. If you have additional questions for the team at our dealership in Merrillville, IN, call (888) 454-9767 or send us a message online.

Performance Specs

The engines of the Q7 and XT6 deliver varying levels of performance, but which is better suited to your lifestyle? While The Cadillac XT6 produces more horsepower, the Audi Q7 gains an edge in torque output and towing capacity. Additionally, the Q7 features standard quattro® all-wheel drive, while the XT6 is standardly equipped with front-wheel drive. Performance specs for both SUVs are as follows:

2021 Audi Q7


2021 Cadillac XT6

45 TFSI® 2.0L 4-cylinder


3.6L V6

248 HP


310 HP

273 lb.-ft.


271 lb.-ft.

19 city / 23 hwy MPG

Fuel Economy

19 city / 26 hwy MPG

4,400 lbs.

Max. Towing Capacity

4,000 lbs.

Interior & Exterior Design

2021 Audi Q7 Leather Interior Dashboard

With sporty exteriors and modern cabins, the 2021 Audi Q7 and Cadillac XT6 are sure to leave lasting impressions. Both SUVs boast a panoramic sunroof, LED headlights, heated front seats, and more. However, the following Q7 features are not found in comparable XT6 models:

  • Run-flat tires
  • Power-folding, heated sideview mirrors
  • LED tail lights with dynamic indicators
  • Eight-way power front seats
  • Steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters

Safety & Technology

2021 Audi Q7 Safety Feature

From behind the wheel of the 2021 Q7 and XT6, you'll have both dynamic tech features and smart safety systems at your fingertips. In either SUV, you'll find a rearview camera, parking assist, and smartphone integration. The Audi Q7 raises the bar even further, with the following technologies not found in the Cadillac XT6:

  • Audi virtual cockpit
  • MMI® infotainment system with dual touchscreens and integrated navigation

2021 Audi Q7 For Sale in Merrillville, IN

If the 2021 Audi Q7 is the luxury SUV for you, head to Audi Northwest Indiana to check it out for yourself. Browse our Q7 inventory to find your favorite model, and then schedule a test drive at our dealership in Merrillville, IN. To speak directly with a Audi Northwest Indiana representative, call online.

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