2015 Audi S5 vs. 2016 Cadillac ATS Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Audi S5 than in the Cadillac ATS, due to the Audi S5's smaller rear head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Audi S5 and the Cadillac ATS in the front seats.

The Cadillac ATS requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Audi S5, making it more convenient to drive.

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 S5 is somewhat more expensive than the Cadillac ATS. 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 S5 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Cadillac ATS.

The Audi S5 is about the same width as the Cadillac ATS. When looking at overall length, the Audi S5 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Cadillac ATS.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi S5 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Cadillac ATS.

The Audi S5 has a larger turning radius than the Cadillac ATS, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Audi S5 is somewhat more powerful than the Cadillac ATS.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S5 and the Cadillac ATS. The Audi S5 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Cadillac ATS.

The Audi S5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Cadillac ATS.

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2015 Audi

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MSRP*: $52,500

2016 Cadillac

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MSRP*: $37,995 - $51,945
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.54% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 17 19 - 22
Highway MPG: 26 28 - 31
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $48,827 $35,905 - $48,569

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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