When it comes to midsize sedans, you think of a commuter vehicle that provides the performance necessary for daily driving. You think of a vehicle that delivers safety and technology that you'll use on a daily basis.Both the BMW 3 Series and the Audi A4 are two options for daily commuters to take full advantage of all these great features. At BMW Cleveland, we're helping drivers in Solon, Cleveland, and Hudson, OH, find the right vehicle for their needs. Take a closer look at the BMW 3 Series vs. Audi A4 through this comparison.  

BMW 3 Series vs Audi A4: Engine

The engine that powers your vehicle sets the standard for everything else. It's the lifeblood of the car you drive, the very heartbeat that keeps you going.Both the BMW 3 Series and the Audi A4 have quality engines designed to perform.

The BMW 3 Series has a 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder engine that gets 255 horsepower and 294 lb-ft of torque. In addition, it earns an EPA-estimated 26 city/36 highway MPG, giving you more fuel mileage and keeping you away from the pump.

By comparison, the Audi A4 has a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that gets 201 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque, quite a bit less than the BMW 3 Series. It also gets an EPA-estimated 25 city/34 highway MPG, slightly less than the 3 Series.

Stay Protected With Safety Features

As luxury vehicles, both the BMW 3 Series and the Audi A4 are putting driver safety first with driver assistance features that help keep you out of harm's way and prevent possible accidents.

Both vehicles come with sensing technologies that can activate automatic braking. The BMW 3 Series has Active Guard with Frontal Collision Warning and Automatic City Collision Mitigation and Braking. The Audi A4 has Audi pre sense® basic and city that can warn of potential incidents. 
The BMW 3 Series also has automatic high beams and the Active Protection System that can detect an imminent accident, then pretensions safety belts, closes windows, and activates post-crash braking. This Active Protection System is not a feature you'll find in the Audi. 

Technology for More Connectivity and Information

If you're going to spend hours in your vehicle, you'll want to know you can stay connected and be in tune with your surroundings. From accessing your favorite music and shows to getting the navigation you need, having technology inside the vehicle is vital.Both vehicles offer touchscreens that can make it easy to access your favorite apps and features by providing Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility.

The BMW 3 Series has Connected Package Professional that features Real-Time Traffic and On-Street Parking Information. This can also be used to remotely unlock the doors or report a stolen vehicle. The Intelligent Personal Assist voice control allows you to use speech for various functions as well.

Visit Our BMW Dealership Today

Both these luxury midsize sedans can be a great addition for your daily drive. The best way to decide which vehicle is right for you is to take a test drive.

Visit us at BMW Cleveland today and test drive the BMW 3 Series. Get to experience this vehicle and see where it can take you around Solon, Cleveland, and Hudson, Ohio. 

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