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2014 BMW M6 vs. 2013 Audi RS 5 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi RS 5 than the BMW M6, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW M6 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi RS 5.

Convenience
The BMW M6 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Audi RS 5, 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 M6 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Audi RS 5, 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 M6 will cost more in transportation costs than the Audi RS 5.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M6 is much wider than the Audi RS 5, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW M6, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Audi RS 5.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW M6 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Audi RS 5.

Handling
The BMW M6 has about the same turning radius as the Audi RS 5, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 is somewhat more powerful than the Audi RS 5.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M6 and the Audi RS 5. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M6 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Audi RS 5.

Warranty
The BMW M6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi RS 5.

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2014 BMW
M6

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MSRP*: $111,200

2013 Audi
RS 5

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MSRP*: $68,900
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City MPG: 14 16
Highway MPG: 20 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $102,305 $64,078

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