2018 Audi A-Series Model Comparison | Los Angeles, CA

A3 vs A4 vs A5

Are you in the market for a new luxury sedan, but aren't sure which Audi model is best for your requirements? The product specialists at Santa Monica Audi have put together a comprehensive comparison of three coveted sedans: the 2018 Audi A3, 2018 Audi A4, and 2018 Audi A5. Each Audi sedan has distinctive features and options, so use our research to make your decision an easy one.

We highly encourage you to look through the new vehicle inventory at our Audi dealership in Santa Monica, CA to see which luxury sedans we have in stock. Don't hesitate to reach out to a representative by calling (888) 904-7353 for more information.

Price

When it comes to pricing, the Audi A3, A4, and A5 Sportback are in a similar price range. Below, you can view the starting MSRP of each model to see pricing distinction so you can select the sedan that fits within your projected range.

  • 2018 Audi A3 - $31,950 starting MSRP
  • 2018 Audi A4 - $36,000 starting MSRP
  • 2018 Audi A5 Sportback - $42,600 starting MSRP

Features and Technology

If you spend a significant amount of time in your vehicle, you'll want to ensure it has the latest technology, safety, and innovative creature comforts. With that being said, the 2018 Audi A3, A4, and A5 absolutely deliver in terms of amenities, design, and innovative technology. Below, you can view the main differences between each of these luxury sedans.

2018 Audi A3

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  • Leather seating surfaces with heated front seats
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Full LED headlights and taillights with dynamic turn signals
  • Integrated trunk spoiler
  • MMI® Navigation plus and MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology
  • Bang & Olufsen® Sound System with 14 speakers and 705 watts
  • Audi virtual cockpit
  • Parking system plus with rear view camera (front and rear acoustic parking sensors)

2018 Audi A4

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  • Leather seating surfaces with heated front seats and driver seat memory
  • Three-zone automatic climate control
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Full LED headlights, taillights, rear fog lights, and turn signals integrated into the exterior side mirror
  • Dynamic headlight range adjustment
  • 8.3-in. MMI® center infotainment display
  • Bang & Olufsen® sound system with 3D sound, 19 speakers, 16-channel amplifier, and 755 watts
  • Audi virtual cockpit and traffic sign recognition
  • Parking system plus with top view camera system (front and rear sensors)

2018 Audi A5 Sportback

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  • Leather seating surfaces with heated front seats and driver seat memory
  • Three-zone automatic climate control
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Full LED headlights, taillights, rear fog lights, and turn signals integrated into the exterior side mirror
  • Power tailgate
  • MMI® Navigation plus, MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology, and 8.3-in. MMI® center infotainment display
  • Bang & Olufsen® sound system with 3D sound, 19 speakers, 16-channel amplifier, and 755 watts
  • Audi virtual cockpit (12.3-in. LCD fully digital instrument cluster and two visual modes)
  • Parking system plus with top view camera system

Engine & Performance Specs

Whether you're a daily driver or only head out on the weekends, knowing what type of performance a vehicle has is incredibly important to meet your reliability, fuel economy, and overall power standards. As it turns out, the Audi A3, A4, and A5 Sportback offer very different performance features. To figure out which vehicle has the options you're looking for, take a look below.

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Engine & Performance Specs

2018 Audi A3

  • 2.0 TFSI® FWD
  • 4-cylinder turbo engine
  • 186 HP
  • 221 lb.-ft. torque
  • 26 city/35 hwy MPG
  • 7-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission
  • FWD
  • 2.0 TFSI® quattro® all-wheel drive
  • 4-cylinder turbo engine
  • 220 HP
  • 258 lb.-ft. torque
  • 24 city/31 hwy MPG
  • 6-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission
  • quattro® AWD

2018 Audi A4

  • 2.0 TFSI® ultra®
  • 4-cylinder turbo engine
  • 190 HP
  • 236 lb.-ft. torque
  • 27 city/37 hwy MPG
  • 7-speed S tronic® dual-clutch transmission
  • FWD
  • 2.0 TFSI®
  • 4-cylinder turbo engine
  • 252 HP
  • 273 lb.-ft. torque
  • 24 city/33 hwy MPG
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • quattro® AWD with ultra® technology

2018 Audi A5 Sportback

  • 2.0L TFSI®
  • 4-cylinder turbo engine
  • 252 HP
  • 273 lb.-ft. torque
  • 24 city/ 34 hwy MPG
  • 7-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission
  • quattro® AWD

Test Drive the New Audi A3, A4, or A5 Near Los Angeles, CA Today!

Schedule a test drive at our Audi dealership in Santa Monica, CA at your earliest convenience. For more information, contact Santa Monica Audi by sending a message or calling (888) 904-7353. You can also browse our current offers to receive the A3, A4, or A5 at a terrific price.

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