Buy a car
from the safety of your home.
Connect with our dealer and finance partners through our site and ask for details regarding their at-home car buying services.
  • Video car tours
  • E-transaction: complete paperwork online
  • Vehicle home delivery
  • Enhanced vehicle sanitization
OK

Compare 2017 Audi A5 vs 2016 BMW 4-Series

2017 Audi A5
2016 BMW 4-Series
Add Vehicle
Select style
2.0 TFSI Sport
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
A5 Convertible 2.0 TFSI Sport 21 29 $45,198 $48,600
A5 Coupe 2.0 TFSI Sport Manual 23 32 $38,316 $41,200
A5 Coupe 2.0 TFSI Sport Tiptronic 21 30 $39,246 $42,200
S5 Convertible 3.0 TFSI 18 26 $56,824 $61,100
S5 Coupe 3.0 TFSI Manual 17 26 $49,384 $53,100
S5 Coupe 3.0 TFSI S Tronic 18 28 $50,314 $54,100
Select style
2-Door Conv 428i RWD SULEV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4 Series 2-Door Conv 428i RWD SULEV 23 34 $46,500 $50,000
4 Series 2-Door Conv 428i xDrive AWD SULEV 21 33 $48,340 $52,000
4 Series 2-Door Conv 435i RWD 20 31 $52,895 $56,950
4 Series 2-Door Conv 435i xDrive AWD 20 29 $54,735 $58,950
4 Series 2-Door Coupe 428i RWD 22 34 $39,000 $41,850
4 Series 2-Door Coupe 428i RWD SULEV 23 35 $39,000 $41,850
4 Series 2-Door Coupe 428i xDrive AWD SULEV 22 34 $40,840 $43,850
4 Series 2-Door Coupe 435i RWD 20 31 $44,800 $48,150
4 Series 2-Door Coupe 435i xDrive AWD 20 30 $46,640 $50,150
4 Series 4-Door Sedan 428i RWD Gran Coupe SULEV 23 34 $38,820 $41,650
4 Series 4-Door Sedan 428i xDrive AWD Gran Coupe SULEV 22 34 $40,660 $43,650
4 Series 4-Door Sedan 435i RWD Gran Coupe 20 31 $44,615 $47,950
4 Series 4-Door Sedan 435i xDrive AWD Gran Coupe 20 30 $46,455 $49,950
M4 2-Door Conv 17 26 $68,765 $74,200
M4 2-Door Coupe 17 26 $60,945 $65,700
M4 2-Door Coupe GTS 16 23 $123,050 $133,205
Pricing
Invoice Price
$45,198
$46,500
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$48,600
$50,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$810 / month
$833 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The Audi A5 coupe and convertible are sleek and supple, providing relaxed yet sporty dynamics in a tidy package. The 2016 BMW 4-Series Coupe and Convertible break away from the 3-Series sedans with a little more flamboyance.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.3 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in)
46.8 49.8
Front Head Room (in)
40 40.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
81 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.3 55.3
Second Leg Room (in)
31.9 33.1
Passenger Capacity
4 4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 42.2
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73 71.9
Track Width, Front (in)
62.6 60.8
Length, Overall (in)
182.1 182.6
Height, Overall (in)
54.4 54.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.1 62.8
Wheelbase (in)
108.3 110.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.2 7.8
Brakes
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 13
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)
11.8 11.8
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.1 15.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 37.1
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P245/40HR18 P225/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code
HM3 NA
Front Tire Size
P245/40HR18 P225/45VR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
HM3 NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4046 3995
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8.5 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8.5 18 X 8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 900
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
258 @ 1500 255 @ 1250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/121 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
220 @ 4450 240 @ 5000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
24 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 34
Transmission
Trans Order Code
NA 2TB
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.67
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 4.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 3.15
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 2.11
Trans Type
8 8
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 0.67
Drivetrain
All Wheel Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32 3.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 3.14
Summary
Body Style
quattro Cabriolet Convertible
Vehicle Name
Audi A5 Cabriolet BMW 4 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 6.5

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