Comparison - Audi A4 Prestige quattro 2018 - vs - Cadillac ATS-V 2018

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2018 Cadillac ATS-V Review
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2016 Cadillac ATS-V 6-Speed - Redline: Review
2017 Cadillac ATS-V 3.6 L Turbocharged V6 Review
Model: 
Average Price: 
50,000
Updated: 
06 Jun 2018
60,995
Updated: 
07 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive
Year: 
2018
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
6-speed Manual
6-speed Manual
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
yes
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
15.30gals
16.00gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Brilliant black
#101010
Florett silver
#BEBFC4
Glacier white
#E8E8E6
Gotland Green
#445447
Ibis white
#E1E0DC
Manhattan Gray
#3D4343
Matador red
#5E0711
Monsoon gray
#7D7E82
Moonlight Blue
#2C3447

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

The 2018 Audi A4 ranked #5 in Luxury Small Cars. Currently the Audi A4 has a score of 8.9 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 29 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Dynamic road manners
Sophisticated, serene cabin
Responsive, feature-rich infotainment system
Extensive standard and available tech/safety features

Cons
Some rivals have more-powerful high-performance editions
Steering is somewhat numb

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 Audi A4 and Allroad are sophisticated luxury cars with few glaring faults—and lots of commendable features, particularly the high-tech Virtual Cockpit.

Pros
Terrific powertrain
Comfortable interior
Dazzling high-tech features
Versatile Allroad wagon
Great safety features

Cons
Styling a little derivative
Price skyrockets with options
Allroad coulda, shoulda been a regular wagon
Some rivals sharper to drive

By: 
thecarconnection.com

A new Black Optic Plus package is available, which includes 18-inch wheels, red brake calipers and interior stitching, gloss black interior and exterior body pieces, as well as a flat-bottom steering wheel. Audi has also added more of the A4's features as standard equipment this year.

PROS
Cabin looks cool and is impeccably constructed
Cutting-edge and easy-to-use safety and technology features
Backseat is spacious enough for adults
Turbocharged engine provides quick acceleration

CONS
Lack of feedback from steering limits driver involvement
Some initial hesitation from transmission when accelerating

By: 
edmunds.com

A sports car with a more practical body, the 2018 Cadillac ATS-V represents American engineering at its very best.

Pros
Strong twin-turbo V-6
Great transmissions
Ride/handling balance
Muscular style

Cons
No automatic emergency braking
No AWD
Interior quite cramped

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2018 Cadillac ATS-V features the latest generation of the Cadillac User Experience (CUE) tech interface, which promises more intuitive operation and a smartphone-style navigation app. Mechanically, the ATS-V remains unchanged.

PROS
Handles like a sports car without the punishing ride discomfort
Turbo V6 engine generates abundant power for quick acceleration
Brakes are as impressive and strong as the power and handling
The ATS-V is a true driver's car, built to perform on road or track

CONS
Many interior controls and ergonomics are more clever than functional
The back seat and trunk are small compared to similar competitors

By: 
edmunds.com

Pros
Excellent handling
Smooth power with turbo four-cylinder engine
Respectable gas mileage
Inventive cabin materials
Sharp styling

Cons
Disappointing manual transmission
Snug interior
Some poorly fitted cabin materials
Tiny trunk

By: 
cars.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
24.00mpg
16.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
33.00mpg
23.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
16
24
Cylinders: 
4
Inline
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
2.00L
3.60L
Torque: 
273ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
445ft-lbs
at 3 500rpm
Horsepower: 
252hp
at 5 000rpm
464hp
at 5 850rpm
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Turning Circle: 
38.10Feet
38.40Feet

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
yes
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
yes
no
Side view Camera: 
yes
no
On steering wheel: 
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel
More in Convenience: 
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Leather Steering Wheel

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
186.10in
184.00in
Width: 
72.50in
71.30in
Height: 
56.20in
55.70in
Wheel Base: 
111.00in
109.30in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
38.90
38.60
Rear Head Room: 
37.40
35.10
Front Leg Room: 
41.30in
42.30in
Rear leg room: 
35.70in
33.50in
Front Hip Room: 
54.10in
Front Shoulder Room: 
55.90in
54.10in
Rear Hip Room: 
44.50in
Rear Shoulder room: 
54.50in
51.10in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
10.40cu.ft
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
13.00cu.ft
10.40cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
3812.00lbs

Instruments

External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
yes
yes

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
yes
no
Front Seats Features: 
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Leather
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
12 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
2 -Way Manual Passenger Seat Adjustment
Leather/Sueded Microfiber
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
12 -Way Power Driver Seat
2 -Way Manual Driver Seat Adjustments
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding With Pass-Thru Center Armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts With Fan Control
Split-Folding Rear Seatback
Rear Ventilation Ducts

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front Stabilizer Bar
Front Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Three Zone Climate Control
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Keyless Ignition

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
no
More Entertainment: 
Bang & Olufsen Premium Brand Speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Memory Card Slot
19 Total Speakers
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
1 Subwoofer(S)
755 Watts Stereo Output
7 Total Speakers
USB Connection
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
Bose Premium Brand Speakers
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
yes
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
18 X 8.5
18 X 9.5 In
Wheels more: 
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Run Flat Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
245.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
40
Diameter: 
R18
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
35
Diameter: 
R18

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Rear brakes: 
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
no
no
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System
LED Headlamp
Post-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Emergency Braking Preparation
Pre-Collision Safety System
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Post-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt

Options

Packages: 
Carbon Fiber Package - Spoiler & Mirror Caps (W/Side Assist)
Black Optic Plus 19" Wheel Package
Prestige
Cold Weather Package
Sport Package
Black Optic Plus Package
Track Performance Package
Carbon Fiber Package
Safety And Security Package
Winter Protection Package
Luxury Package
Protection Package
Exterior Options: 
Audi Beam - Rings
Carbon Fiber Trunk Lid Spoiler
Audi Guard Wheel Lock Kit
Delete Front License Plate Holder
Audi Beam - Quattro
19" Wheel Package
Audi Travel Space Base Carrier Bars W/Storage Bag
245/40R18 Summer Tires
Power Sunroof
Black Chrome V-Series Grille
Base Splitter
Wheel Locks
License Plate Front Mounting Package
Red Brembo Calipers
18" Polished Face Forged Alloy Wheels
Vehicle Cover W/V-Series Cadillac Logo
18" After Midnight Dark Finish Forged Alloy Wheels
No Splitter
Dark Gold Brembo Calipers
Interior Options: 
Ventilated Front Seats
Audi Cargo Box
USB Cables
Audi Guard Protection Kit
Audi Guard All-Weather Floor Mats
Cargo Net
Audi First Aid Kit
Stainless Steel Pedal Caps
Head-Up Display
Collapsible Cargo Area Organizer
Sueded Microfiber Steering Wheel
Recaro Performance Seats
Premium All-Weather Cargo Mat
V-Series Logo Premium Carpeted Floor Mats
Premium All-Weather Floor Mats
Cadillac CUE And Navigation
Cargo Net
Performance Data And Video Recorder