Comparison - Audi A7 Prestige quattro 2019 - vs - BMW 5 Series M550i xDrive 2018

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Make: 
Model: 
Average Price: 
$
76,300
Updated: 
04 Dec 2018
73,900
Updated: 
07 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Year: 
2019
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
7-speed dual-clutch
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
yes
yes
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Doors: 
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
19.30gals
18.00gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Mythos Black Metallic
#000000
Carat Beige Metallic
#8C8B87
Brilliant Black
#2C2C2C
Firmament Blue Metallic
#53586E
Soho Brown Metallic
#818181
Triton Blue
#4A5664
Typhoon Gray
#9498A1
Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
#546465
Florett Silver Metallic
#B2B2B2
Glacier White Metallic
#BDC2C6
Ibis White
#FAFAFA
Tango Red Metallic
#B8454A
Vesuvius Gray Metallic
#5E6367

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

More practical and more elegant than the A6 sedan, the Audi A7 drives better than ever and takes on next-level technology.

Pros
Slick styling
Refined ride and handling
Strong powertrain
Next-level technology under the skin and in the cabin
Hatchback utility

Cons
Succeeds an arresting shape
Tech-heavy cockpit can seem sterile
Audi makes little use of 48-volt system
Slope of roof cuts into rear head room

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Completely redesigned for 2019.More advanced driver assists.New V6 engine includes a mild hybrid starter/generator.Part of the second A7 generation introduced for 2019.

Pros
Hatchback offers nice cargo space
V6 engine's strong performance
Stunning styling

Cons
Rear headroom can be tight for taller passengers
Hefty price premium over comparable Audi A6

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2019 Audi A7 ranked #2 in Luxury Large Cars. Currently the Audi A7 has a score of 9.0 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 6 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Smooth, powerful, and quiet engine
Many high-tech features
Elegant interior with high-quality materials
Tons of cargo space

Cons
Limited rear headroom

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 BMW 5 Series lives up to the expectations set by its forebears. There's an engine for nearly every taste, and the car's handling capabilities are fundamentally sound. Factor in the 5 Series' latest tech and safety features, and you've got a prime pick for a midsize luxury sedan.

PROS
Wide range of powerful and relatively efficient engines
A host of innovative features and leading-edge technology
Interior quarters are quiet and comfortable
Generous trunk capacity

CONS
Some interior materials are a bit below segment standards
Evolutionary styling doesn't stand out in a crowded class

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2018 BMW 5-Series ranked #1 in Luxury Midsize Cars. Currently the BMW 5-Series has a score of 9.1 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 16 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Robust and diverse engine options
State-of-the-art, user-friendly technology
Quiet, comfortable cabin
Huge trunk

Cons
More expensive than most

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 BMW 5-Series expands the sedan's already-excellent lineup to include an efficient plug-in hybrid and an uber-quick V-8.

Pros
Useful plug-in hybrid
State-of-the-art tech
Great powertrains
Agile and responsive
Very comfortable

Cons
Shockingly expensive now
Interior color combos can be busy
Pricey advanced features
It’s not the 5-Series you remember

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
16.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
25.00mpg
Engine type: 
Hybrid
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
24
32
Cylinders: 
6
V
8
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
3.00L
4.40L
Torque: 
369ft-lbs
at 1 370rpm
480ft-lbs
at 1 800rpm
Horsepower: 
335hp
at 5 000rpm
456hp
at 5 500rpm
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Turning Circle: 
36.40Feet

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
no
no
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
no
Front view Camera: 
yes
yes
Side view Camera: 
yes
no
On steering wheel: 
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls
More in Convenience: 
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Extended Cabin Heating/Cooling
Keyless Ignition
Leather Steering Wheel

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
195.60in
195.40in
Width: 
75.10in
73.50in
Height: 
56.00in
57.80in
Ground Clearance: 
4.20in
Wheel Base: 
115.20in
117.10in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
37.00
38.80
Rear Head Room: 
37.10
37.50
Front Leg Room: 
41.30in
41.40in
Rear leg room: 
37.00in
36.50in
Front Shoulder Room: 
57.20in
58.70in
Rear Shoulder room: 
55.90in
55.90in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
24.90cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
4332.00lbs
4372.00lbs

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: 
Hands-Free Entry
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
Reverse Tilt Passenger Mirror Provides Curb View When Vehicle In Reverse
Heated Mirrors
Hands-Free Entry
4 One-Touch Power Windows

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
no
no
Front Seats Features: 
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Ventilated Driver Seat
Ventilated Passenger 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
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
14 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Sport Front Seats
14 -Way Power Driver Seat
Leather
Height Adjustable Driver 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
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Split-Folding Rear Seatback

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: 
Four Zone Climate Control
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

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
16 Total Speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
705 Watts Stereo Output
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
600 Watts Stereo Output
USB Connection
12 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
16 Total Speakers
Harman/Kardon Premium Brand Speakers
2 Subwoofer(S)
Surround Audio Surround Audio (Discrete)

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
yes
yes
Rear defogger: 
no
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
19 In.
19 X 9.0 In.
Wheels more: 
Temporary Spare Tire
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Run Flat Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
245.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
45
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
35
Diameter: 
R19

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 Disc Brakes
Stability control: 
no
yes
Rear brakes: 
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Ventilated Disc Brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
no
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
no
yes
More Safety Features: 
All Season Tires
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Blind Spot Warning Accident Avoidance System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
High Pressure Washers Headlamps
LED Headlamp
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Self-Leveling Headlights
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Pre-Collision Safety System
Post-Collision Safety System
Adaptive Headlights
LED Headlamp
Brake Drying
Cornering Lights

Options

Packages: 
S Line Package
Driver Assistance Package
Individual Contour Seating Package
20" 5 Double V-Spoke Design Silver Wheels
Prestige
Cold Weather Package
Driving Assistance Package
Luxury Seating Package
Executive Package
Driving Assistance Plus Package
Dynamic Handling Package
Parking Assistance Package
Cold Weather Package
Exterior Options: 
20" Summer Tires
Audi Guard Wheel Lock Kit
Paint Protection
Delete Front License Plate Holder
21" 5 V-Spoke Star Design Contrast Gray Polished Wheels
19" V-Spoke Wheels W/Mixed Performance Run-Flat Tires
19" V-Spoke Wheels W/All-Season Run-Flat Tires
20" M Double-Spoke Wheels W/Performance Run-Flat Tires
20" M Double-Spoke Wheels W/Non-Runflat Michelin Pilot Super Sport Tires
19" M Double-Spoke Cerium Gray Wheels W/All-Season Run-Flat Tires
20" V-Spoke Wheels W/Performance Run-Flat Tires
Space-Saver Spare
Interior Options: 
Audi Beam-Rings
Audi Beam-Quattro
Audi Cargo Box
Single CD/DVD Player
USB Cables
Audi Guard Protection Kit
Bang & Olufsen 3D Advanced Sound System
Audi Guard Cargo Mat "A7" Logo
Black Cloth Headliner
Gesture Control
Apple CarPlay Compatibility
Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
Dynamic Digital Instrument Cluster
Power Rear Sunshade W/Manual Rear Side Window Shades
Heated Front Seats
Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
Leather Dashboard

Colors

Interior Colors: 
Color: 
Okapi Brown, leather
#887267
Pearl Beige, leather
#C7C1B5
Pearl Beige Valcona, premium leather
#C7C1B5
Black Valcona, premium leather
#212121
Black, leather
#212121
Sarder Brown Valcona, premium leather
#FFFFFF