Audi A6 vs. the Competition

Audi A6

How Does the Audi A6 Compare to the BMW 5 Series and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class?

You're in the market for a new car. Of course, it goes without saying that you're looking for a premium vehicle, one that holds its value and will offer you the comfort and convenience that a good car should. You've narrowed down an extensive list to just three contenders: the Audi A6, the BMW 5 Series and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. But which of these to choose? While all three are solid buys, we think you'll be happier in the long run with the Audi A6 for several different reasons. Let's take a closer look at what some of these are. 

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The Audi A6 vs. the BMW 5 Series

  • Starting with cost, you'll save significantly if you purchase the Audi A6 instead of the pricier BMW 5 Series.
  • The front-wheel drive Audi A6 offers a larger fuel tank and better gas mileage than the BMW 5 Series which has rear-wheel drive. 
  • Enjoy more horsepower and torque in the Audi A6 than in the BMW 5 Series.
  • According to Average Consumer Reviews on, the Audi A6 rated higher in the areas of Reliability, Performance and Technology than the BMW 5 Series.

The Audi A6 vs. the Mercedes-Benz E-Class

  • You'll save significantly if you purchase the Audi A6 over the more expensive Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
  • The Audi A6 offers 252 horsepower, while the Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers only 195 horsepower, a significant difference.
  • Heated and cooled seats are standard in the Audi A6, but only optional on the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
  • According to Average Consumer Ratings by drivers on, the Audi A6 scored higher in the areas of Technology and Value than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Test Drive the New Audi A6

Would you like to take a closer look at the all-new Audi A6 yourself? Please do so soon here at Audi Glenwood Springs. We're located conveniently here in Glenwood Springs, CO, just a short drive from the nearby areas of Vail, Aspen, and Edward, CO.

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