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2015 Audi S5 vs. 2015 Cadillac ATS Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
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.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi S5 as you will with the Cadillac ATS, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 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.

Dimensions
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.

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

Handling
The Audi S5 has about the same turning radius as the Cadillac ATS, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
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.

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

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2015 Audi
S5

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MSRP*: $52,500

2015 Cadillac
ATS

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MSRP*: $37,995 - $51,435
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 17 18 - 21
Highway MPG: 26 26 - 30
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 - $48,092

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