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What is Better Audi A6 or BMW 8-Series?

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Audi A6 BMW 8-Series

4 reasons to buy Audi A6

Engine and transmission
More engine power

552 bhp vs 286 bhp

vs 210 kw.

48% or 266 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.8 sec. vs 7 sec. 3.2 sec.
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2100 kg vs 1600 kg 24% or 500 kg

2 reasons to buy BMW 8-Series

Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 75 liters 17% or 15 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1895 kg vs 1935 kg 2% or 40 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Audi A6 vs. BMW 8-Series

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 3993 cm3 vs 4398 cm3 9% or 405 cm3 less
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 8 vs 5 3 more
Dimensions
Length 4928 mm vs 4780 mm 3% or 148 mm shorter
Width 2051 mm vs 1885 mm 8% or 166 mm wider
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2846 mm vs 2684 mm 6% or 162 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)