Find a Car

Compare: 2012 Acura TSX vs 2012 Audi A4

Add a Car

2012 Acura TSX

2012 Audi A4

  2012 Acura TSX 5dr Sport Wagon I4 Auto Tech Pkg Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Audi A4 4-door Avant Wagon Auto quattro 2.0T Premium Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $28,256 $30,227
19/31 21/31
/ 10
TCC Rating
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line With attractive designs and a light, efficient driving feel, the 2012 Acura TSX lineup strikes an ideal balance for a front-wheel-drive sport sedan or sport wagon. Read Full Review The 2012 Audi A4 provides an engaging driving experience, impressive in-cabin technology, and surprisingly great fuel efficiency—making it a good everyday driver among premium sedans. Read Full Review
Likes &


  • Responsive, rev-happy four
  • Quick, smooth V-6
  • Great-looking Sport Wagon
  • Handling and responsiveness


  • Grille makes an odd first impression
  • Tight back seat
  • Wagon gets more space--by ditching the spare


  • Very handsome styling
  • Front seating comfort
  • Avant wagon's utility
  • Quattro all-wheel drive (available)
  • Impressive gas mileage


  • Artificial steering feel (Drive Select)
  • Low, tight backseat
  • No S tronic gearbox
  • Unremarkable materials/trim
  • Bluetooth is an option
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating:
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating:
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver:
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger:
Overall Side Crash Rating:
Side Barrier Rating:
Side Barrier Rating Driver:
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat:
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat:
Combined Side Rating Front Seat:
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat:
Rollover Rating:
  Read the full review Read the full review

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

More From High Gear Media

© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by Homestar, LLC. Send us feedback.