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2015 Audi A6 vs. 2014 Audi S4 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi A6 than the Audi S4. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Audi A6, drivers may find the Audi S4 a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

Convenience
With the Audi A6 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Audi S4, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
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 A6 is somewhat more expensive than the Audi S4. 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 A6 and the Audi S4 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Audi A6 is much wider than the Audi S4, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Audi A6, which is slightly longer than the Audi S4.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi A6 and the Audi S4 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Audi A6 has a larger turning radius than the Audi S4, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Audi A6 has less horsepower than the Audi S4, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A6 and the Audi S4. The Audi A6 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Audi S4.

Warranty
The Audi A6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi S4.

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2015 Audi
A6

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MSRP*: $44,800 - $58,700

2014 Audi
S4

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MSRP*: $48,100
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 18 - 25 17
Highway MPG: 27 - 38 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $41,664 - $54,592 $44,734

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