As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Audi S5 and the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class in the front seats.
With the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Audi S5, due to its tank size and fuel economy.
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 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class. 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 S5 and the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Audi S5 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Audi S5, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi S5 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
The Audi S5 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, 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 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
The Audi S5 offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Audi S5 as you will in the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
The Audi S5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
Compare the 2014 Audi S5 and the 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.
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MSRP*: $43,525 - $68,925
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $1,500||Up to $1,500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 1.90%||As low as 1.99%|
|City MPG:||18||19 - 22|
|Highway MPG:||26||28 - 32|
|Engine(s):||V-6||Inline-4, V-6, V-8|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||2 - 2|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Invoice*:||$56,172||$40,478 - $64,100|
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