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2015 BMW 640 vs. 2015 Audi A5 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the BMW 640 than in the Audi A5, due to the BMW 640's smaller rear head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Audi A5, the BMW 640 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The BMW 640 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Audi A5, 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). The BMW 640 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 BMW 640 and the Audi A5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 640 is much wider than the Audi A5, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW 640, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Audi A5.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 640 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Audi A5.

Handling
The BMW 640 has a larger turning radius than the Audi A5, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 640 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 BMW 640 and the Audi A5. The BMW 640 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Audi A5.

Warranty
The BMW 640 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi A5.

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2015 BMW
640

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MSRP*: $83,600 - $86,600

2015 Audi
A5

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MSRP*: $47,600
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $3,500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.12% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.12% --
City MPG: 20 20
Highway MPG: 29 - 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $76,910 - $79,670 $44,268

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