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2014 Audi S6 vs. 2015 BMW 740 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 740 than the Audi S6, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW 740 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi S6.

Convenience
The BMW 740 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Audi S6, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Audi S6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW 740. 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 S6 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the BMW 740.

Dimensions
The Audi S6 is a little narrower than the BMW 740, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Audi S6, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the BMW 740.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi S6 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 740.

Handling
The Audi S6 has a smaller turning radius than the BMW 740, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi S6 has a much more powerful engine than the BMW 740. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S6 and the BMW 740. The Audi S6 has significantly less cargo room than the BMW 740, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Audi S6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 740.

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2014 Audi
S6

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MSRP*: $73,400

2015 BMW
740

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MSRP*: $74,000 - $82,500
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City MPG: 17 19
Highway MPG: 27 28 - 29
Engine(s): V-8 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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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $68,262 $68,080 - $75,900

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