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2013 Audi A6

2013 BMW 5-Series

  2013 Audi A6 TDI 2013 BMW 5-Series
Invoice $39,246 $43,975
18/33 16/34
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Bottom Line Traditional looks disguise this Audi's brilliance: it's a blast to drive in either 3.0T trim or S6 spec. Read Full Review The 2013 BMW 5-Series packs in the advanced technology and fuel-efficient powertrains, yet it manages to keep true to its sport-sedan mission. Read Full Review
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  • Strong performance (3.0T, S6)
  • Great gas mileage (2.0T)
  • Striking interior design
  • Google Earth maps
  • In-car wireless Internet


  • Nowhere near as appealing as the A7
  • Somewhat numb steering
  • Good for four, not five
  • CVT base model


  • Clean, well-styled interior
  • Good handling
  • Responsive powertrains
  • Very quiet for a sport sedan
  • Flexible backseat and cargo space (Gran Turismo)


  • Grabby brakes at low speed
  • Learning curve for the tech
  • Gran Turismo's handling
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