Compare 2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Audi A4

2019 Acura TLX
2019 Audi A4
Add Vehicle
Get Your Price Get Your Price
Select style
2.4L FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.4L FWD 23 33 $31,342 $33,000
3.5L FWD 20 31 $34,374 $36,200
2.4L FWD w/Technology Pkg 23 33 $34,847 $36,700
3.5L SH-AWD 20 29 $36,268 $38,200
2.4L FWD w/A-Spec Pkg 23 32 $37,405 $39,400
2.4L FWD w/A-Spec Pkg Red Leather 23 32 $37,405 $39,400
3.5L FWD w/Technology Pkg 20 31 $38,068 $40,100
3.5L SH-AWD w/Technology Pkg 20 29 $39,963 $42,100
3.5L FWD w/A-Spec Pkg 20 30 $40,626 $42,800
3.5L FWD w/A-Spec Pkg Red Leather 20 30 $40,626 $42,800
3.5L FWD w/Advance Pkg 20 31 $41,715 $43,950
3.5L SH-AWD w/A-Spec Pkg 20 29 $42,521 $44,800
3.5L SH-AWD w/A-Spec Pkg Red Leather 20 29 $42,521 $44,800
3.5L SH-AWD w/Advance Pkg 20 29 $43,610 $45,950
Select style
40 TFSI Premium
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
40 TFSI Premium 27 34 $35,156 $37,400
40 TFSI Premium Plus 27 34 $35,156 $37,400
40 TFSI Prestige 27 34 $35,156 $37,400
40 TFSI Titanium Premium 27 34 N/A $39,200
45 TFSI quattro Premium 23 34 $39,480 $42,000
45 TFSI quattro Premium Plus 23 34 $39,480 $42,000
45 TFSI quattro Prestige 23 34 $39,480 $42,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,342
$35,156
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,000
$37,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$550 / month
$623 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.5
7.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Acura TLX is a sharp luxury mid-size sedan, but lacks the performance pedigree and options that others may offer. The 2019 Audi A4 is hiding in plain sight as one of the automaker’s most complete and well-rounded cars.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 27 mpg
Highway
33 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.7 37.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.4 54.5
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 41.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.3 -
Front Hip Room (in)
55.3 -
Second Leg Room (in)
34.5 35.7
Front Head Room (in)
37.2 38.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
54.9 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 55.9
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
57 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.1 61.2
Wheelbase (in)
109.3 111
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73 72.5
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 61.9
Length, Overall (in)
191.7 186.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.3 13
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.2 11.8
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 12.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.2 15.3
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.2 38.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/55HR17 P245/40HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/55HR17 P245/40HR18
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3505 3450
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 18 X 8.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 18 X 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Engine
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
182 @ 4500 236 @ 1450
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.4 L/144 2.0 L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
206 @ 6800 188 @ 4200
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
27 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
33 34
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22 1.06
Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.48 -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.51
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.08 3.19
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.57 4.23
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 1.52
Trans Type
8 7
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 0.39
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.96 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.22 2.75
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.18 2.19
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura TLX Audi A4
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 5.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 420
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 150
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
-
Next Steps: Get Free Price Quotes!
2019 Acura TLX
  • 2020 Acura TLX is rolling in
  • Big cash incentives
  • Lease: From $299/mo. (2019)
  • Finance: $2,000 in bonus cash (2019)
Get Your Price
2019 Audi A4
  • 2019 Audi A4 is hard to find
  • Rebates: $1,500 loyalty or $500 conquest
  • Lease: From $379 per month for 39 months + $1,500 lease cash
  • Finance: From 3.99% APR for 66 months
Get Your Price

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