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2014 Results
LUXURY CAR (over $50k)


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ENTRY
 
Overall Score
Overall score is based on subjective
and objective ratings below, adjusted
for the relative importance of each
parameter and for vehicle price.
Price as Tested
 
Styling/Appearance:
   Exterior
   Interior
Quality
Occupant Environment:
   Driver Position & Ergonomics
   Visibility
   Roominess/Comfort/Access
   Conv/Entmnt Features
Noise/Vibration/Harshness
Performance:
   Throttle Response
   Engine Smoothness/Refinement
   Transmission/Drivetrain
Vehicle Dynamics:
   Ride Comfort
   Steering
   Handling
   Braking Feel & Effectiveness
Subjective Value
 
Engine
Transmission
AVG (0-100 Km/h)
AVG (80-120 Km/h)
ACCEL. SCORE
AVG (100-0 Km/h)
BRAKING SCORE
INTERIOR SCORE
CARGO
CARGO SCORE
FUEL (City & Hwy) L/100 km
FUEL SCORE
EMISSIONS SCORE
SAFETY FEATURES SCORE
Acura RLX
649 
3 
 
 
 
$55,990
 
 
7.2
7.8
8.3
 
7.9
7.8
8.2
8.1
8.2
 
8.0
8.2
7.9
 
8.0
7.8
7.9
7.7
7.6
 
3.5L i-VTEC® V6
6AT
6.8 s
4.2 s
8.2
43.2 m
5.8
7.0
423
7.0
8.7
7.1
7.0
5.5
Cadillac CTS
663 
2 
 
 
 
$75,169
 
 
8.3
8.3
8.2
 
7.9
7.5
7.7
8.1
8.0
 
8.7
8.4
8.4
 
8.0
8.4
8.6
8.2
7.7
 
3.6V6 TwinTurbo
8AT
5.1 s
3.1 s
9.0
38.0 m
7.7
7.5
388
6.9
9.8
6.1
7.5
7.8
Hyundai Equus
626 
 
 
 
 
$72,299
 
 
7.3
7.9
8.0
 
7.7
7.7
8.7
8.5
8.2
 
8.0
8.3
7.8
 
8.4
7.2
7.1
7.4
7.2
 
GDI V8
8AT
6.1 s
3.5 s
8.6
43.5 m
5.8
7.5
474
7.2
11.6
5.4
7.0
5.9
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid
665 
1 
 
 
 
$56,450
 
 
7.9
8.0
8.2
 
8.0
7.8
7.4
8.3
8.1
 
8.2
8.2
8.1
 
7.9
8.0
8.3
8.0
8.0
 
VQ35 DOHC V6
7AT
5.8 s
3.9 s
8.6
42.4 m
6.2
7.1
266
6.3
7.0
7.6
7.0
7.0
Jaguar XF AWD
636 
 
 
 
 
$73,683
 
 
8.1
8.1
8.1
 
7.8
7.4
7.7
8.0
8.1
 
8.2
8.2
8.1
 
8.2
7.8
7.8
8.0
7.4
 
3.0L V6
8AT
6.0 s
4.3 s
8.4
41.1 m
6.5
6.9
540
7.4
10.7
5.9
7.0
5.8
Lincoln MKZ
615 
 
 
 
 
$55,151
 
 
7.8
7.3
7.5
 
7.2
7.2
7.4
7.9
7.7
 
7.5
7.7
7.5
 
7.8
7.4
7.3
7.5
6.8
 
V6
6AT
7.6 s
4.7 s
7.8
42.0 m
6.3
2.8
436
7.1
9.9
6.4
7.0
7.3
Mercedes-Benz E 250 BlueTEC 4MATIC
646 
 
 
 
 
$64,050
 
 
7.8
7.9
8.3
 
7.9
7.7
7.6
7.9
7.8
 
7.3
7.4
7.6
 
8.0
7.9
7.9
7.9
7.5
 
16V DOHC I4 Bi-
7AT
8.0 s
5.8 s
7.4
42.7 m
6.0
6.7
540
7.4
6.1
8.7
7.0
6.8

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