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2013 Audi S6 vs. 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 740 Review

Comparison Review

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

The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Audi S6, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Audi S6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. 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 S6 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 have similar Destination Charges.

The Audi S6 is a little narrower than the BMW ActiveHybrid 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 ActiveHybrid 740.

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

The Audi S6 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

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

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi S6 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. The Audi S6 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740.

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

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2013 Audi

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MSRP*: $71,900
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2013 BMW
ActiveHybrid 740

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MSRP*: $84,300
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City MPG: 17 22
Highway MPG: 27 --
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $66,868 $77,555

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