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2013 Audi TT RS vs. 2015 Audi A5 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi A5 than the Audi TT RS, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Audi A5 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi TT RS.

Convenience
With the Audi A5 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Audi TT RS, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 TT RS will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Audi A5, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 TT RS and the Audi A5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Audi TT RS is about the same width as the Audi A5. If you go with the Audi TT RS, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Audi A5.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi TT RS transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Audi A5.

Handling
The Audi TT RS has a smaller turning radius than the Audi A5, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi TT RS has a much more powerful engine than the Audi A5. 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 TT RS and the Audi A5. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Audi TT RS will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Audi A5.

Warranty
The Audi TT RS comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi A5.

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2013 Audi
TT RS

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MSRP*: $57,200

2015 Audi
A5

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MSRP*: $40,000
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 18 22
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): Inline-5 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $53,196 $37,200

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