2021 Audi A6 vs. 2021 BMW 540 | NewCars.com

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2021 Audi A6 vs. 2021 BMW 540 Review

New 2021 Audi A6

2021 Audi
A6

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New 2021 BMW 540

2021 BMW
540

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MSRP*
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$54,900 to $59,800
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$59,450 to $61,750
Invoice* $51,608 to $56,212 $55,790 to $57,930
MPG - City 22 - 23 23 - 25
MPG - Hwy 29 - 31 31 - 32
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi A6 as you will with the BMW 540, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 A6 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW 540. 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 A6 will cost more in transportation costs than the BMW 540.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A6 is significantly less powerful than the BMW 540. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A6 and the BMW 540.

Warranty
The Audi A6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 540.