Compare 2014 Lexus IS vs 2013 Audi A4

2014 Lexus IS
2013 Audi A4
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2014 Lexus IS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
250 4-Door Sport Sedan Automatic RWD 21 30 $33,573 $36,100
250 4-Door Sport Sedan Automatic AWD 20 27 $35,930 $38,635
350 4-Door Sedan RWD 19 28 $36,841 $39,615
350 4-Door Sedan AWD 19 26 $38,923 $41,850
250C 2-Door Convertible 21 30 $39,861 $42,860
350C 2-Door Convertible 19 27 $43,839 $47,140
F 4-Door Sedan 16 23 $59,148 $63,600
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4-Door Sedan CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Prestige
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Premium 24 31 $30,227 $32,500
4-Door Sedan CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Premium Plus 24 31 $30,227 $32,500
4-Door Sedan CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Prestige 24 31 $30,227 $32,500
4-Door Sedan Manual quattro 2.0T Premium 22 32 $31,062 $33,400
4-Door Sedan Manual quattro 2.0T Premium Plus 22 32 $31,062 $33,400
4-Door Sedan Manual quattro 2.0T Prestige 22 32 $31,062 $33,400
4-Door Sedan Automatic quattro 2.0T Premium 20 30 $32,178 $34,600
4-Door Sedan Automatic quattro 2.0T Premium Plus 20 30 $32,178 $34,600
4-Door Sedan Automatic quattro 2.0T Prestige 20 30 $32,178 $34,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$30,227
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
N/A
$32,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$0 / month
$542 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Lexus IS is an important car for the brand, and at first impression, the redesign is off to a good start. Magnificent design and technology sets the Audi A4 apart, but it's not quite as sporty as its BMW and Cadillac competition.
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Fuel Economy
City
N/A mpg 24 mpg
Highway
N/A mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
37.500
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.300
Front Leg Room (in)
41.300
Passenger Capacity
5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
35.200
Front Head Room (in)
38.600
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.500
Passenger Volume (ft³)
91.000
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
185.200
Height, Overall (in)
56.200
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.100
Wheelbase (in)
110.600
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.900
Track Width, Front (in)
61.600
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.400
Brakes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.800 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.600 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.900
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.300
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.700
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P245/40R18
Spare Tire Size
Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/40R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3505
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140
Engine
Displacement
2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
211 @ 4300
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4
Fuel System
Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
258 @ 1500
Engine Order Code
NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Type
1
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.920
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Order Code
NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
5.180
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Description Cont.
Continuously Variable Ratio
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.400-0.380
Summary
Vehicle Name
Audi A4
Body Style
Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Trapezoidal Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA
Suspension Type - Front
5-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1
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
-

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