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2016 Audi S4 vs. 2016 Lexus IS 350 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 S4 than the Lexus IS 350. The Lexus IS 350 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi S4.

Convenience
The Lexus IS 350 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Audi S4, making it more convenient to drive.

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 S4 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus IS 350. 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 S4 and the Lexus IS 350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Audi S4 is about the same width as the Lexus IS 350. When looking at overall length, the Audi S4 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus IS 350.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi S4 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Lexus IS 350.

Handling
The Audi S4 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Lexus IS 350, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi S4 is somewhat more powerful than the Lexus IS 350.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S4 and the Lexus IS 350. The Audi S4 has less cargo capacity than the Lexus IS 350, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Audi S4 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus IS 350.

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2016 Audi
S4

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MSRP*: $49,200

2016 Lexus
IS 350

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MSRP*: $40,870 - $43,035
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.24%
City MPG: 17 19
Highway MPG: 26 26 - 28
Engine(s): 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
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $45,756 $38,009 - $40,023

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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