Cadillac ATS-V vs. Audi RS 3

Dark Adriatic Blue Metallic
VS
Mythos Black Metallic

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$61,595
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
464 hp
400 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.6L V6 Twin Turbo SIDI DOHC VVT (464 hp [343.3 kW] @ 5850 rpm 445 lb
3.6L V6 TWIN TURBO SIDI DOHC VVT
2.5 TFSI 5 Cylinder 400 HP

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Not Available

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Not Available

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional
Not Available

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
41.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.5 in.
35.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.1 in.
36.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 cu. ft.
10 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Not Available

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
103.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.38 ft.
36.1 ft.

Length

Length
184 in.
176.3 in.

Width

Width
71.3 in.
70.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3812 .lbs
3593 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
464 hp
400 hp

Torque

Torque
445 ft. lbs.
354 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
.lbs
Not Available

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Not Available

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16 gal.
14.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
17 - 24 mpg
10 - 14 mpg

City

City
16 - 17 mpg
19 mpg

Highway

Highway
23 - 25 mpg
28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks
Optional
Not Available

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Optional

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Optional
Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac ATS-V Sedan
Audi RS 3

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
quattro Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
83.9 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3812 lbs.
3593 lbs.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
4
Not Available

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.9 - 9.2
8.0

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 17 mpg.
19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
23 - 25 mpg.
28 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 - 20 mpg.
22 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LF4
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas V6
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-5

Displacement

Displacement
3.6L/217
2.5 L/151

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Port/Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M5U - MG9
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift - Manual
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.01 - 4.56
3.56

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.07 - 2.97
2.53

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43 - 2.08
1.68

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.69
1.02

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 1.27
0.79

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.57 - 1.00
0.76

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
0.64

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.28 - 3.82
2.79

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 - 3.73
4.06

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Five-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Magnetic Ride Control
Multi-Link

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R65
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R65
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/35ZR18
P235/35YR19 - P255/30R19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35ZR18
P235/35R19 - P235/35YR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 x 9.0 in.
19 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 x 9.5 in.
19 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
11.1 - 15.54
Not Available

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.35
Not Available

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.38 ft.
36.1 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.5 x 1.34 in.
14.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.3 x 1.02 in.
12.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.0 gal.
14.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
39.6 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
41.2 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.1 in.
54.8 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.1 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.1 in.
36.4 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.5 in.
35.1 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.1 in.
53 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
44.5 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
103.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.0 in.
176.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in.
70.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.7 in.
55 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.5 in.
61.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in.
60.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 ft³.
10 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
ATS
RS 3

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.6
2.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
5

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4