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2014 Audi RS 5 vs. 2015 BMW 335 Gran Turismo Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 335 Gran Turismo than the Audi RS 5, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW 335 Gran Turismo will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi RS 5.

Convenience
With the BMW 335 Gran Turismo you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Audi RS 5, due to its tank size and 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 RS 5 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, 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. In this case, the Audi RS 5 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo.

Dimensions
The Audi RS 5 is a little wider than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. The Audi RS 5 is slightly shorter than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi RS 5 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo.

Handling
The Audi RS 5 has a smaller turning radius than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi RS 5 has a much more powerful engine than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Audi RS 5 has less seating than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, making the BMW 335 Gran Turismo the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Audi RS 5 has significantly less cargo room than the BMW 335 Gran Turismo, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Audi RS 5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 335 Gran Turismo.

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2014 Audi
RS 5

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MSRP*: $69,600

2015 BMW
335 Gran Turismo

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MSRP*: $47,250
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City MPG: 16 20
Highway MPG: 23 --
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
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Invoice*: $64,728 $43,470

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