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2015 Audi S4 vs. 2015 Volvo S80 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Audi S4 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Volvo S80 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Audi S4 and the Volvo S80 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Volvo S80 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Audi S4, 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 S4 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo S80. 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 Volvo S80 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Audi S4 is much slimmer than the Volvo S80, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Audi S4 is slightly shorter than the Volvo S80, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi S4 and the Volvo S80 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Audi S4 has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo S80, 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 Volvo S80.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S4 and the Volvo S80. The Audi S4 has significantly less cargo room than the Volvo S80, 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 Volvo S80.

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2015 Audi
S4

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MSRP*: $48,400

2015 Volvo
S80

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MSRP*: $40,500 - $48,150
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City MPG: 17 19 - 25
Highway MPG: 26 28 - 37
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4, Inline-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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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $45,012 $38,070 - $45,261

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