Audi A7 vs. BMW i3

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$69,700
$47,650 - $51,500

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.71 / 5
14 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
340 hp
181 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 340 HP
Electric Motor

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
40.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.9 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37 in.
31.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 in.
37.2 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

Climate Control

Climate Control

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
P175/55TR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.7 in.
101.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39 ft.
33.8 ft.

Length

Length
196.2 in.
158.1 in.

Width

Width
75.2 in.
70.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4244 lbs.
3005 - 3278 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
340 hp
181 hp

Torque

Torque
325 ft. lbs.
199 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Electric Motor

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.8 gal.
2.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
113 mpg

City

City
20 mpg
126 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
99 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi A7
BMW i3

Body Style

Body Style
quattro Sportback
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
4

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4244 lbs.
3005 - 3278 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 mpg.
109 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 mpg.
Electric - Electric/Gas

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
39.5 Cu.in. Range Extender

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6
Sequential MPI (injection)

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
1

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Automatic

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
9.70

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Strut

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
Multi-Link

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
Strut

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
Multi-Link

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
P175/55TR20

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
P195/50TR20

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
20 X 5.5 in.

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
20 X 6 in.

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85
Forged Aluminum

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7
Forged Aluminum

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180
Rack-Pinion

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
33.8 ft.

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
4-Wheel Disc

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
4-Wheel

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Yes

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
Yes

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
11 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
11 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
2.3 gal.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
39.6 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
40.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
53.6 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
37.2 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
31.9 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
49.2 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39 ft.
101.2 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
158.1 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
70.5 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
62.6 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
62.7 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14 in.
62.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
15.1 ft³.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.8 gal.
36.9 ft³.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.9 in.
126

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
99

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.2 in.
35 - 112

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 in.
97 - 114 mi.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37 in.
i3

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.9 in.
Luxury High

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.7 in.
Hatchback