Compare 2007 Audi A8 vs 2007 BMW 5-Series

2007 Audi A8
2007 BMW 5-Series
Add Vehicle
Select style
4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 18 25 $64,422 $68,900
Select style
4-Door Sedan RWD 525i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 525i 20 29 $40,200 $43,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 525xi 19 28 $42,225 $45,700
4-Door Sedan RWD 530i 20 29 $43,880 $47,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 530xi 19 28 $45,905 $49,700
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 530xiT 19 28 $48,110 $52,100
4-Door Sedan RWD 550i 17 24 $54,000 $58,500
4-Door Sedan M5 12 18 $75,900 $82,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$64,422
$40,200
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$68,900
$43,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1148 / month
$725 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Large Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
37.6 36.0
Front Head Room (in)
37.3 37.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
114.9 99.1
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 57.3
Second Head Room (in)
38.0 37.0
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 57.2
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 41.5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.6 72.7
Track Width, Front (in)
64.1 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.72 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
199.3 191.1
Height, Overall (in)
56.9 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.6 62.3
Wheelbase (in)
115.9 113.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.6 14.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.2 x 1.34 12.8 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.2 x 0.87 12.6 x 0.79
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23.8 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
41.0 37.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Servotronic Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P255/45HR18 P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P255/45HR18 P225/50R17
Spare Tire Size
P255/45HR18 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4288 3396
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
12.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190 110
Engine
Displacement
4.2L/254 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
350 @ 6800 215 @ 6250
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas I6
Fuel System
FSI - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
325 @ 3500 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 29
Transmission
Trans Type
6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.40 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.34 2.46
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.32 3.38
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.14 1.23
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.17 4.32
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 1.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Audi A8 BMW 5 Series
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Adaptive Air 4-link Integral
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Adaptive Air Double-Pivot

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue