Your car comparison

Here's how the 2016 BMW 328 and the 2016 Audi A3 measure up.
$38,350
Starting MSRP
1.8T Prestige
$30,900
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

240.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

-
Combined MPG
26 27 -
Size
182.5" length, 56.5" height 175" length, 55.5" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

-

Interior color

Interior color

Black w / Red Highlight

Venetian Beige / Drk Oyster

Black

Black w / Dark Oyster Highlight

Oyster / Black / Dark Oyster

Saddle Brown / Brown / Brown

Coral Red w / Black Highlight

Saddle Brown / Dark Brown

Venetian Beige

Chestnut / Black

Ecru

Gray

-

Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

-

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Cars Subcompact Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 18 X 8 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 18 X 8 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 140 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
900 N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
255 @ 1250 200 @ 1600 -
Displacement
2.0 L/122 1.8 L/110 -
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 5000 170 @ 4500 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 33 (Est) MPG -
Cruising Range - City
347.60 mi 303.60 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
26 MPG 27 (Est) MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
537.20 mi 435.60 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 MPG 23 (Est) MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 in 12.3 in -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in 10.7 in -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal 13.2 gal -

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.1 ft 36 ft -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
N/A Compact -
Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P225/40HR18 -
Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P225/40HR18 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3360 lbs 3175 lbs -

Dimensions

Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Front Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Front Head Room
40.3 in 39.6 in -
Front Shoulder Room
55.1 in 54.8 in -
Length, Overall
182.5 in 175 in -
Height, Overall
56.3 in 55.8 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Track Width, Rear
61.9 in 60.1 in -
Front Leg Room
42 in 41.2 in -
Second Leg Room
35.1 in 35.1 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Track Width, Front
60.3 in 61.2 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in 53 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Second Head Room
37.7 in 36.4 in -
Trunk Volume
13 ft³ 12.3 ft³ -
Wheelbase
110.6 in 103.8 in -
Passenger Volume
N/A N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in 70.7 in -

Edit car