2016 Audi A6 / S6 vs 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Price Comparison

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Price Comparison (MSRP): Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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Invoice Comparison: Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Total Price

Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI   
Difference: 25,100

Lowest Total Invoice

Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI   
Difference: 23,339
Model Year20162016
ModelA6 / S6E-Class
TrimS6 4.0 TFSIE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 70,900 101,700
Base Invoice 65,938 94,581
Driver Assistance Package 2,550 2,800
Comfort Seating Package 1,950  
Cold Weather Package 500  
Prestige Package 4,400  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575  
Rear side airbags 350 420
Synthetic suede headliner 3,000  
Carbon fiber trim 500 2,850
Special order charge   250
Heated second row seats   625
Sunshades, second row   380
Around view cameras   800
Driver Assistance Package   2,604
Comfort Seating Package   0
Cold Weather Package   0
Prestige Package   0
Metallic paint (extra cost)   0
Rear side airbags   391
Synthetic suede headliner   0
Carbon fiber trim   2,651
Special order charge   233
Heated second row seats   581
Sunshades, second row   353
Around view cameras   744
Options (show) (change) 13,825 8,125
Options (show) (change) 12,861 7,557
Destination 925 925
Total Price 85,650 110,750
Total Invoice 79,724 103,063

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For this 2016 Audi A6 / S6 vs. 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The A6 / S6 vs. E-Class Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the A6 / S6 and E-Class will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI's price is $24,125 lower than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The A6 / S6 vs. E-Class Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S includes additional features worth $975. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $975 adjustment for the Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S's additional features, the Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI is $24,125 less than the Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 24,125
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 22,432
Model Year20162016
ModelA6 / S6E-Class
TrimS6 4.0 TFSIE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine450hp V8577hp V8
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers630, 14610, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/40-19255/35-19
Total Price85,650110,750
Adjustments for Features0-975
Feature-Adjusted Total Price85,650109,775
Total Invoice79,724103,063
Adjustments for Features0-907
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice79,724102,156

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Features Comparison: Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year20162016
ModelA6 / S6E-Class
TrimS6 4.0 TFSIE63 AMG S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1200
Heated steering wheel$100 
Parking guidance system - active $500
Remote app $25
Remote window/roof operation $15
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Blind spot intervention $200
Driver drowsiness monitor $150
Front seat active head restraints $50
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Lane departure prevention system$200 
Lane keeping assist system $400
Pedestrian detection $100
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Rollover sensor $50
Secondary collision brake assist$25 
Torque vectoring / active trace control $100
Wide-view front camera$150 
Wide-view rear camera$50 
Cargo Management 
Cargo net$40 
Storage compartment under front seat(s) $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
App support $100
Handwriting recognition$200 
Navigation map updates, three years $0
Rear air vents $100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250 
Rear dual-zone climate control$125 
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $400
Wi-Fi hotspot$100 
Body kit $0
Painted brake calipers (optional) $0
Rear spoiler $200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Chronometer $100
Cornering lights $25
Head-up display (HUD)$350 
Headlight washers $50
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable $150
Steering-linked headlights $150
Automatic start / stop $150
Dual-mode exhaust, switchable$500 
Launch control $100
Limited-slip rear differential $300
Raised top speed limiter $0
Regenerative braking$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Automatic seat bolsters, driver $300
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 
Massage, passenger seat$100 
Metal pedals$75 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Power thigh support adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, driver seat$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, passenger seat$100 
Power-folding headrests, second row seats $50
Synthetic suede steering wheel $150
Upholstered instrument panel $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical $750
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable$1250 
Performance steering system (optional) $0
Rear air springs, auto-leveling $400
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Ultra-sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$7,640$8,615
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$975
Value of Feature Adjustments0-907

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Specifications Comparison: Audi A6 / S6 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year20162016
ModelA6 / S6E-Class
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase114.6 in113.2 in
Length194.2 in192.1 in
Width73.8 in73.0 in
Height57.8 in57.1 in
Curb Weight3,804 lb.3,826 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.8 gal.21.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom37.2 in37.9 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.5 in57.8 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom37.8 in38.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.3 in56.9 in
Row 2 Legroom37.4 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume14.1 ft316.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi A6 / S6 S6 4.0 TFSI

Driver Assistance Package
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Lane departure prevention system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed250Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150No
Wide-view rear camera50No
Total Requested215091%
Total Not Requested2009%
Comfort Seating Package
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power thigh support adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Power upper seatback recliner, driver seat100No
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power thigh support adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100No
Power upper seatback recliner, passenger seat100No
Memory system, passenger seat150Yes
Massage, driver seat100Yes
Massage, passenger seat100No
Total Requested85055%
Total Not Requested70045%
Cold Weather Package
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Total Requested20067%
Total Not Requested10033%
Prestige Package
Power decklid350Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Surround sound250Yes
Interior lights, additional0No
LED headlights500Yes
Bose, 630W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100Yes
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Sunshade, rear, power225Yes
Total Requested155069%
Total Not Requested70031%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz E-Class E63 AMG S

Driver Assistance Package
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection100No
Lane keeping assist system400Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Total Requested165080%
Total Not Requested40020%

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