Compare 2019 Audi A6 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class

2019 Audi A6
2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class
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Premium 45 TFSI quattro
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
A6 Premium 45 TFSI quattro 24 32 $50,856 $54,100
A6 Premium 55 TFSI quattro 22 29 $55,368 $58,900
A6 Premium Plus 45 TFSI quattro 24 32 $50,856 $54,100
A6 Premium Plus 55 TFSI quattro 22 29 $55,368 $58,900
A6 Prestige 55 TFSI quattro 22 29 $55,368 $58,900
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AMG E 53 4MATIC+ Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
E-Class AMG E 53 4MATIC+ Convertible 20 26 $75,529 $80,350
E-Class AMG E 53 4MATIC+ Coupe 21 28 $69,278 $73,700
E-Class AMG E 53 4MATIC+ Sedan 21 28 $68,197 $72,550
E-Class AMG E 63 S 4MATIC+ Sedan 15 23 $99,969 $106,350
E-Class AMG E 63 S 4MATIC+ Wagon 16 23 $102,319 $108,850
E-Class E 300 4MATIC Sedan 21 29 $52,640 $56,000
E-Class E 300 RWD Sedan 21 30 $50,290 $53,500
E-Class E 450 4MATIC Convertible 19 26 $65,612 $69,800
E-Class E 450 4MATIC Coupe 19 26 $58,562 $62,300
E-Class E 450 4MATIC Sedan 20 28 $56,353 $59,950
E-Class E 450 4MATIC Wagon 19 26 $60,348 $64,200
E-Class E 450 RWD Convertible 20 27 $63,262 $67,300
E-Class E 450 RWD Coupe 20 28 $56,212 $59,800
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,856
$75,529
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$54,100
$80,350
Monthly Payment Estimate
$902 / month
$1339 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.0
7.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Audi A6 is a mid-size luxury sedan that skips flash and fast for a comfortable ride with an understated exterior. With two new engine options, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class reminds us that life is good at the top.
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Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
32 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 56.1
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Second Leg Room (in)
37.4 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.1 36.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.5 48.3
Front Head Room (in)
38 40.7
Second Hip Room (in)
- 51.5
Front Hip Room (in)
- 58.7
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.2 4.7
Length, Overall (in)
194.4 190.6
Height, Overall (in)
57.4 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.7 62.8
Wheelbase (in)
115.1 113.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.3 73.2
Track Width, Front (in)
64.2 64.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.7 9.5
Brakes
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)
13 14.2
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)
13.3 14.6
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.3 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.4 39.7
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size
P245/45HR19 P245/40ZR19
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA R02
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/45HR19 P275/35ZR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA R02
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 19 X 9
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 19 X 8
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
248 @ 5000 429 @ 6100
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
273 @ 1600 384 @ 1800
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/121 3.0 L/183
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
32 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
27 23
Transmission
Drivetrain
All Wheel All Wheel
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.75 4.80
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19 3.24
Trans Order Code
NA 421
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.39 0.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.06 1.64
Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.51 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.19 5.35
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.41 3.07
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 2.25
Trans Type
7 9
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 1.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.72
Summary
Body Style
quattro Sedan 4MATIC+ Cabriolet
Vehicle Name
Audi A6 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 7.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 850
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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