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Compare Audi RS 7 C8 vs Audi A4 B9 naming update [30 TDI DCT] vs Audi RS 6 C5

Reviews

Neo score
83%
52%
68%
Pros
  • Decent, aggressive styling
  • Very good performance for its size
  • Sophisticated suspension setup
  • Multi-link suspensions all-around
  • Strong V6 TDI offerings
  • Up to 620Nm of torque
  • Good towing capacity
  • Superb suspension setup
  • Powerful 4.2TT ahead of its time
Cons
  • Too many electronics
  • Exaggerated front grille
  • No substantive update
  • Disappointing petrol engines
  • Not the best styling as a sporty sedans
  • Unreliable automatic transmission
  • No manual option
  • Rather nose-heavy
  • Very high fuel consumption

Price

Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

30 TDI DCT
35 TDI DCT
35 TFSI
35 TFSI DCT
40 TDI DCT
40 TDI quattro DCT
40 TFSI
40 TFSI DCT
45 TDI quattro AT
45 TFSI DCT
45 TFSI quattro DCT
50 TDI quattro AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
535 L / 18.9 cu-ft ~ 1390 L / 49.1 cu-ft
480 L / 17.0 cu-ft
424 L / 15.0 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
12.1 L / 12.8 qt
15.2 L / 16.1 qt
11.0 L / 11.6 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
9.5 L / 10.0 qt
4.7 L / 5.0 qt
7.4 L / 7.8 qt
Fuel Capacity
73.0 L / 19.3 gal
40.0 L / 10.6 gal
82.0 L / 21.7 gal
Passengers
5
5
5
Payload
670 kg / 1477 lbs
615 kg / 1356 lbs
540 kg / 1190 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs, 420 mm
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs, 370 mm
Disc
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Multi-link
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Double-wishbone
Tire Size
275/35 ZR21 103XL
205/60 R16
255/40 R18
Turning Circle
11.4 m / 37.4 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door mild-hybrid Sedan
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Size | Height
1424 mm / 56.1 in
1428 mm / 56.2 in
1387 mm / 54.6 in
Size | Length
5009 mm / 197.2 in
4738 mm / 186.5 in
4858 mm / 191.3 in
Size | Width
1950 mm / 76.8 in | 2118 mm / 83.4 in (mirror unfolded)
1842 mm / 72.5 in | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror unfolded)
1850 mm / 72.8 in
Track Width | Front
1668.0 mm / 65.7 in
1572.0 mm / 61.9 in
1578.0 mm / 62.1 in
Track Width | Rear
1650.0 mm / 65.0 in
1555.0 mm / 61.2 in
1587.0 mm / 62.5 in
Weight
2065.0 kg / 4552.5 lbs
1465.0 kg / 3229.8 lbs
1840.0 kg / 4056.5 lbs
Wheel Size
10.5J x 21
7J x 16
8.5J x 18
Wheelbase
2930 mm / 115.4 in
2820 mm / 111.0 in
2759 mm / 108.6 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
3.6 sec
10.6 sec
4.9 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
3.4 sec
10.1 sec
4.7 sec
CO2 Emission
261 ~ 265 g/km
110 ~ 114 g/km
350 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.34
Fuel Economy
11.4 L/100km / 20.6 MPG (combined) | 16.1 L/100km / 14.6 MPG (urban) | 8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (highway)
4.2 L/100km / 56.0 MPG (combined) | 4.9 L/100km / 48.0 MPG (urban) | 3.8 L/100km / 61.9 MPG (highway)
14.6 L/100km / 16.1 MPG (combined) | 21.8 L/100km / 10.8 MPG (urban) | 10.4 L/100km / 22.6 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
204.0 km/h / 126.8 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2100 kg / 4630 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1700 kg / 3748 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1500 kg / 3307 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISC
Euro 6d - TEMP
Euro 3
Engine
DJP
DEUC
BCY
Engine | Bore
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
11.0:1
Engine | Displacement
4.0 L / 243.9 cu-in / 3996.0 cc
2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc
4.2 L / 254.6 cu-in / 4172.0 cc
Engine | Power
600.0 hp / 447.4 kW @ 6000-6250 rpm
122.0 hp / 91.0 kW @ 3500-4000 rpm
450.0 hp / 335.6 kW @ 5700-6400 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
150.2 hp/L / 2.5 hp/cu-in
62.0 hp/L / 1.0 hp/cu-in
107.9 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
93.0 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
800 Nm / 590.0 lb-ft @ 2050-4500 rpm
270 Nm / 199.1 lb-ft @ 1500-3000 rpm
560 Nm / 413.0 lb-ft @ 1950-5500 rpm
Engine | Type
Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Bi-turbocharged multi-port injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 5 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
7-speed
5-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic tiptronic
Automatic S tronic
Automatic Tiptronic

Production

Availability
2019
2018 ~ 2019
2002 ~ 2004
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