Compare 2003 Lexus ES 300 vs 2003 Audi A4

2003 Lexus ES 300
2003 Audi A4
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4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 21 29 $28,130 $31,725
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4-Door Sedan Manual 1.8T
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 1.8T 22 31 $22,684 $25,100
4-Door Sedan CVT 1.8T 23 29 $23,806 $26,250
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Manual 1.8T 21 29 $24,434 $26,850
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Manual 1.8T 21 29 $25,324 $27,850
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Automatic 1.8T 20 28 $25,556 $28,000
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Automatic 1.8T 20 28 $26,446 $29,000
4-Door Sedan CVT 3.0L 20 28 $28,681 $31,740
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Manual 3.0L 18 25 $29,409 $32,440
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Manual 3.0L 18 25 $30,299 $33,440
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Automatic 3.0L 18 26 $30,431 $33,490
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Automatic 3.0L 18 26 $31,321 $34,490
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 1.8T 23 30 $31,549 $34,950
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 3.0L 20 27 $37,368 $41,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,130
$22,684
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,725
$25,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$529 / month
$418 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
55.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.8 55.1
Second Head Room (in)
36.9 37.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.8 53.4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
55.5 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
35.6 34.3
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.4 90.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
61.0 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.1 4.2
Length, Overall (in)
191.1 179.0
Height, Overall (in)
57.3 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.0 60.1
Wheelbase (in)
107.1 104.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.3 69.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.5 13.4
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.6 x - TBD - 9.6 x 0.39
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.65 x - TBD - 11.3 x 0.39
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.1 36.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P215/60VR16 P205/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
P215/60VR16 P205/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/60VR16 P205/65HR15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3439 3252
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.7 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
582 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
210 @ 5800 170 @ 5900
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System
EFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
220 @ 4400 166 @ 1950
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.0L/183 1.8L/109
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 31
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.14 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19 2.18
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.48 3.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 1.09
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.94 3.78
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.43
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.87
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Lexus ES 300 Audi A4
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Trapezoidal Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Four Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut w/Stabilizer Bar

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