The horsepower is a feature that majority of car fans pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 which has by 4 percent horsepower more when compared to the Audi A4 B7 Sedan, which makes this vehicle somewhat faster. Because of more horsepower the BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 should also give somewhat better efficiency in specific speeds.
The BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 burns up 19 percent fewer in the combined cycle when compared to the Audi A4 B7 Sedan. The difference at the level of 1.5 l is not very appreciable. However in the long run it would allow you to make a substantial cost reduction.
The BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 uses 1.8 l less fuel while driving inside city in relation to the Audi. The BMW 5-Series E60, that comes from E class, uses 2.5 l fewer gasoline. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the urban for the upper middle segment is 11.9 l, while the BMW burns up by 21 % less amount of fuel than the average.
The trunk of the BMW 5-Series E60 is only 17 percent bigger than the Audi A4 B7 Sedan. However, the difference is not significant and it would be right to say that both cars have more of less the same trunk size.
Distance between two sides of a vehicle directly influences on room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The BMW 5-Series E60 is widther by 72 mm in comparison to the Audi and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „executive” segment equals to approximately 1,826 mm and is by 1 % larger than the same feature of the BMW 5-Series E60.
The winner of selected cars in the category of fuel tank capacity is BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 which can hold by 11 % more fuel than the Audi A4 B7 Sedan.
The BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 520 i 170HP manual has 249 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to Audi A4 B7 Sedan. Thanks to this the BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 is more safe and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable driving.
Number of gears
The BMW have a higher gear count in relation to the Audi A4 B7 which means
that BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 520 i 170HP manual will achieve
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 has by 12 % larger cubic capacity in relation to the Audi A4 B7. This may have a little impact as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures does not differ much.
Maximum load capacity
The BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 is 6 percent longer when compared to the Audi. Long cars have roomy cabin and also have plenty of trunk space. While the BMW occurs to be better option for families or persons who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Audi may appeal to the young because it will not cause problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference of 3 percent to the advantage of the BMW 5-Series E60 Sedan E60 520 i 170HP manual is small and does not matter much.