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2014 Audi S4 vs. 2014 Lincoln MKS Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lincoln MKS than the Audi S4, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Lincoln MKS will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi S4.

Convenience
The Lincoln MKS 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 Lincoln MKS. 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 Lincoln MKS have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Audi S4 is much slimmer than the Lincoln MKS, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Audi S4, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Lincoln MKS.

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

Handling
The Audi S4 has a smaller turning radius than the Lincoln MKS, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi S4 is somewhat more powerful than the Lincoln MKS.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S4 and the Lincoln MKS. The Audi S4 has significantly less cargo room than the Lincoln MKS, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

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

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2014 Audi
S4

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MSRP*: $48,100

2014 Lincoln
MKS

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MSRP*: $40,690 - $47,680
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.25%
City MPG: 17 17 - 19
Highway MPG: 26 25 - 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
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $44,734 $38,656 - $45,296

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