Ford Mustang vs Cadillac XLR Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
+

User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
MSRP
$46,705
Invoice
$44,370
Average Price Paid
$44,584
28 listings nationwide

Shop

2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD
No Data Available
Incentives Find if there are incentives in your area. Enter your zip code
2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
No Data Available
2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD
No Data Available

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$51,203
9 listings nationwide

Shop

2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$33,997
3 listings nationwide

Shop

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Ford is in the midst of a revolutionary transformation away from cars, toward trucks and SUVs, and away from internal combustion engines and toward electrification. The 2020 Ford Musta...

2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD

With few updates since its introduction in 2004, the Cadillac XLR roadster desperately needed a pick-me-up. The 2009 version gets it, with a facelift based on the CTS sports sedan and ...

No Data Available
  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
No Data Available

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
20
GuruRR27T writes:
Great looking, powerful and agile. Good smooth manual transmission. Great exhaust sounds to bother bad neighbo...
Handling Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"not better on a short drive...just as well."
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"See it- Drive it - Shelter money !"
GuruM65N8 writes:
great
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Dodge Challenger worse.
"yes"
Carol writes:
Beautiful car with lots of power. Just couldnt find what I wanted at the right price.
Family Car Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Our kids are all grown so we werent looking for a family car. "
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Prices offered at the time."
2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD
10
GuruDHXJZ writes:
Beautiful car; such a shame Cadillac quit producing.
95
Mohammad 2009 Cadillac XLR Platinum Edition RWDReview:

I Love This Car — Nice looking car, with an impressive V8 4.2 Liter Engine, that makes the car goes so damn fast, it c...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

85
pavel150 2009 Cadillac XLR Platinum Edition RWDReview:

Worth The Money, Contemporary Classic — If you are looking for a track car this is not it. But if you need a fast, comfortable, luxurious an...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Specs

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
320 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
310 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10.5:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
4,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
3.66 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player -- Optional
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 29 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft 4.4 cu ft
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 177.7 in
Width 81.9 in 72.3 in
Height 54.3 in 50.4 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 105.7 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Highland Green Metallic
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • MagneRide Damping System
  • Bullitt Electronics Package
  • Ebony W/Green Stitch, RECARO Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats
2009 Cadillac XLR
Platinum Edition RWD

Related Comparisons