2019 BMW 5 Series vs. 2019 Audi A6
Shopping for your next luxury sports sedan in San Marcos? Compare German luxury brands Audi vs. BMW to find out whether the Audi A6 vs. BMW 5 Series comes out on top. Then contact your local authorized BMW of Escondido retailer near San Diego to schedule a test drive.
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248 hp 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder
335 hp 3.0L turbocharged V6
455 hp 4.4L turbocharged V8
Audi A6 vs. BMW 5 Series: Overview
The BMW sedan price starts lower, and you’ll have a wider range of trim levels to choose from so you can more uniquely customize your luxury car to get the features that you want and pass over the ones that you don’t want.
- Price: The 2019 BMW 5 Series base trim starts at $53,400 MSRP, while the Audi A6 starts at $58,900 MSRP.
- Number of Trim Levels: You have seven BMW 5 Series sedan trim level options, but only one Audi A6 trim level is currently available (a second one will be released later this year).
- Ground Clearance: The BMW 5 Series will be able to clear 5.7 inches, while the lower Audi A6 has 4.2 inches of ground clearance.
Learn more about the BMW 5 Series trims by comparing the BMW 530i vs. 530e at BMW of Escondido!
Audi A6 vs. BMW 5 Series: Performance
2019 BMW 5 Series Engine Options – All options have 8-speed automatic transmission
- 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 248 hp, 258 lb-ft of torque, and standard rear-wheel drive
- 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged gas/electric hybrid engine with 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque, and standard rear-wheel drive
- 3.0L V6 turbocharged engine with 355 hp, 330 lb-ft of torque, and standard rear-wheel drive
- 4.4L V8 turbocharged engine with 455 hp, 480 lb-ft of torque, and standard BMW xDrive all-wheel drive
2019 Audi A6 Engine Options – All options have 7-speed automated manual transmission
- 3.0L V6 turbocharged gas/electric hybrid engine with 335 hp, 369 lb-ft of torque, and standard all-wheel drive
Find Your Next Luxury Car at BMW of Escondido
The BMW starts at a lower price, offers more trim level options, and more engine options than the Audi A6. Find the new BMW 5 Series that has all the features you like by browsing our inventory at BMW of Escondido near Poway. Be sure to also check out our BMW 5 Series lease deals to take home a luxury sedan with a flexible lease term!
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