GO

Car Comparison

Use this tool to compare car rankings, scores, prices and specs for your top picks. You can compare SUVs, cars or trucks and you can compare new cars and used cars. Then use our Best Price Program to get a great deal on new cars or search our huge collection of used car listings.

Standard Standard
Optional Optional
X Remove X Remove

Add a car to compare
prices, scores and specs.

2014 Audi A5 2014 BMW 4-Series
   
Manual quattro 2.0T Premium
  • Manual quattro 2.0T Premium
  • Manual quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
  • Manual quattro 2.0T Prestige
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Premium
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Prestige
  • Auto FrontTrak 2.0T Premium
  • Auto FrontTrak 2.0T Premium Plus
  • Auto FrontTrak 2.0T Prestige
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Premium
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
  • Auto quattro 2.0T Prestige
  • Manual Premium Plus
  • Manual Prestige
  • Auto Premium Plus
  • Auto Prestige
  • Premium Plus
  • Prestige
  • RS 5
  • RS 5
Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Convertible
  • Convertible
  • Convertible

Prices

MSRP $39,000 $40,500  
Invoice $36,270 $37,260
Avg. Paid $36,955 N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.9  
Critics' Rating 8.4 9.5
Performance 8.1 9.3
Interior 7.9 7.7
Safety N/A N/A
Reliability 3.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Attractive, high-quality interior
  • A5 Coupe’s standard all-wheel drive
  • Good trunk space in A5 Cabriolet
  • Functional, high-quality interior
  • Powerful engine choices
  • Good fuel economy
  • Razor-sharp handling
 
Cons
  • Complicated infotainment system
  • Unresponsive CVT in base A5 Cabriolet
  • Unexceptional power with base engine
  • Limited back-seat space

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic  
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/121 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122
MPG 22 City / 32 Hwy 23 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Coupe Coupe  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 108.3 110.6  
Length, Overall (in) 182.1 182.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73 71.9
Height, Overall (in) 54 54.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Standard  
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3583 3470  

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard  
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional  
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Heads-Up Display Optional
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 4 4  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 84
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 55.3
Second Head Room (in) 36 36.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.7 33.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 51.7
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.2 15.7

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Optional
Premium Sound System Standard
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard  
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional  
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Optional  
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Optional
Passenger Lumbar Optional
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard  
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Auto-Leveling Headlights Optional Standard
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

All Wheel Drive Standard  
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard Standard
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.0 L/121 2.0 L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 220 @ 4450 240 @ 5000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 258 @ 1500 255 @ 1250
Transmission Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 37.4 37.1

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.1 15.8

Suspension

Active Suspension System Optional  
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard  
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
8-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard Optional
6-Speed Manual Standard Optional