2016 Audi A3 vs. 2016 MINI MINI-Convertible Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the MINI MINI-Convertible than the Audi A3, due to its greater head- and legroom. The MINI MINI-Convertible will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A3.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi A3 as you will with the MINI MINI-Convertible, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi A3 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the MINI MINI-Convertible, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi A3 will cost more in transportation costs than the MINI MINI-Convertible.

If you go with the Audi A3, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the MINI MINI-Convertible.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi A3 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the MINI MINI-Convertible.

When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A3 is somewhat more powerful than the MINI MINI-Convertible.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A3 and the MINI MINI-Convertible.

The Audi A3 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the MINI MINI-Convertible.

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Compare the 2016 Audi A3 and the 2016 MINI MINI-Convertible.

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2016 Audi

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MSRP*: $36,600 - $39,600

2016 MINI

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MSRP*: $25,950 - $29,600
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City MPG: 23 - 24 23 - 27
Highway MPG: 32 - 35 33 - 38
Engine(s): Inline-4 I-3, Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $34,038 - $36,828 $24,595 - $27,135

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.