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Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $51,825

Audi A4 A4 2.0T   
Difference: $2,369

Lowest Total Invoice: $48,268

Audi A4 A4 2.0T   
Difference: $2,476

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelA43-Series3-Series3-Series3-Series
TrimA4 2.0T328d330i330e iPerformance340i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $37,300 $40,250 $38,750 $44,100 $47,900
Base Invoice $34,690 $38,115 $36,720 $41,695 $45,225
Premium Plus Package 3,800        
Cold Weather Package 500 800 800 800 800
Sport Package 750        
Prestige Package 4,800        
Driver Assistance Package 1,800 950 950 950 950
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575 700 700 700 700
Wood trim 350        
Adaptive dampers - electrical 1,000       700
Premium Package   2,450 2,450 2,450  
Technology Package   2,750 2,750 2,750 2,750
Driver Assistance Plus   1,700 1,700 1,700 1,700
Lighting Package   800 800 800 800
Leather seating surfaces   1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200
Apple CarPlay support   300 300 300 300
Track Handling Package     2,300    
M Sport Package         0
Premium Plus Package 3,534        
Cold Weather Package 466 735 735 735 735
Sport Package 698        
Prestige Package 4,464        
Driver Assistance Package 1,674 875 875 875 875
Metallic paint (extra cost) 536 645 645 645 645
Wood trim 326        
Adaptive dampers - electrical 930       645
Premium Package   2,255 2,255 2,255  
Technology Package   2,530 2,530 2,530 2,530
Driver Assistance Plus   1,565 1,565 1,565 1,565
Lighting Package   735 735 735 735
Leather seating surfaces   1,335 1,335 1,335 1,335
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   1,105 1,105 1,105 1,105
Apple CarPlay support   275 275 275 275
Track Handling Package     2,115    
M Sport Package         0
Options (change) 13,575 13,100 15,400 13,100 11,350
Options (change) 12,628 12,055 14,170 12,055 10,445
Destination 950 995 995 995 995
Gas Tax 0 0 0 -4,001 0
Total Price $51,825 $54,345 $55,145 $54,194 $60,245
Total Invoice $48,268 $51,165 $51,885 $50,744 $56,665

The configured Audi A4 4dr Sedan

The configured BMW 3-Series 4dr Sedan

Even when the Audi A4 and BMW 3-Series are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Audi A4 A4 2.0T trim is $37,300. The features would cost an additional $13,575. Including the destination charge of $950, the total price of this trim is $51,825.

The base sticker price of the BMW 3-Series 328d trim is $40,250. The features would cost an additional $13,100. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $54,345.

The base sticker price of the BMW 3-Series 330i trim is $38,750. The features would cost an additional $15,400. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $55,145.

The base sticker price of the BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance trim is $44,100. The features would cost an additional $13,100. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $54,194.

The base sticker price of the BMW 3-Series 340i trim is $47,900. The features would cost an additional $11,350. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $60,245.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Audi A4 trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the BMW 3-Series trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Audi A4 4dr Sedan

The configured BMW 3-Series 4dr Sedan

Even when the Audi A4 and BMW 3-Series are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Audi A4 A4 2.0T trim is $34,690. The features would cost an additional $12,628. Including the destination charge of $950, the total price of this trim is $48,268.

The invoice of the BMW 3-Series 328d trim is $38,115. The features would cost an additional $12,055. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $51,165.

The invoice of the BMW 3-Series 330i trim is $36,720. The features would cost an additional $14,170. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $51,885.

The invoice of the BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance trim is $41,695. The features would cost an additional $12,055. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $50,744.

The invoice of the BMW 3-Series 340i trim is $45,225. The features would cost an additional $10,445. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $56,665.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Audi A4 trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the BMW 3-Series trims is 1. Based on this adjustment, the BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Audi A4 A4 2.0T
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,679
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $4,628
Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelA43-Series3-Series3-Series3-Series
TrimA4 2.0T328d330i330e iPerformance340i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine252hp I4180hp I4 D248hp I4181hp I4 PiH320hp I6
TransmissionS7T8T8T8T8
DrivetrainFWDRWDRWDRWDRWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)755, 19205, 9205, 9205, 9205, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-18225/50-17225/45-18225/50-17225/45-18
Total Price$51,825$54,345$55,145$54,194$60,245
Adjustments for Features-2,3350-250-25-275
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$49,490$54,345$54,895$54,169$59,970
Cost Above Minimum$0$176$726$0$5,801
Total Invoice$48,268$51,165$51,885$50,744$56,665
Adjustments for Features-2,1750-235-23-259
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$46,093$51,165$51,650$50,721$56,406
Cost Above Minimum$0$444$929$0$5,685

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Features Comparison: Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelA43-Series3-Series3-Series3-Series
TrimA4 2.0T328d330i330e iPerformance340i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200    
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300$1300$1300$1300
FWD$0    
RWD $0$0$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000$1000$1000$1000
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed plus topography and road sign aware$1400    
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100$100$100$100
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving$100    
Remote window/roof operation $15$15$15$15
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0$0$0
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200    
Collision preparation system, rear$100    
Evasive maneuver assist$100    
Following distance indicator$25    
High performance brake pads (optional)  $0  
Lane keeping assist system$400    
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100    
Rear cross-traffic detection$100    
Rollover sensor$50    
Secondary collision brake assist$25    
Temporary spare tire$150    
Tires, run-flat $150 $150$150
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100    
Turn assist$25    
Vehicle exit assist$25    
Wide-view rear camera$0    
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0    
App support $100$100$100$100
CD player $125$125$125$125
CD player, remote$100    
Navigation map updates, three years $0$0$0$0
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250    
Rear air vents with manual controls $150$150$150$150
Residual heat $50$50$50$50
S Voice support $0$0$0$0
Satellite radio$200    
Satellite radio - one year subscription $250$250$250$250
SD Card slot$25    
Surround sound$250    
Voice control for external devices $0$0$0$0
Wi-Fi hotspot$50    
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional) $0$0$0$0
Body kit$0    
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50    
Painted brake calipers (optional)  $0  
Sport rocker panels (optional)    $0
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog light, rear$100    
Fog lights$125$125$125$125 
Interior ambient lighting $150$150$150$150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150    
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250    
Large energy flow and fuel economy display   $25 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25$25$25$25
Predictive efficiency assist$0    
Road sign information$75    
Steering-linked headlights $150$150$150$150
Powertrain 
3.6 kW onboard charger   $0 
8 kWh battery pack   $0 
Raised top speed limiter  $0  
Regenerative braking$0$0$0 $0
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100$100 $100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat $100$100$100$100
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat $100$100$100$100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical$500 $500 $500
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0 $0
Total Value of Features$6,325$3,990$4,240$4,015$4,265
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,335$0$250$25$275
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,1750-235-23-259

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Specifications Comparison: Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20172017
ModelA43-Series
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.0 in110.6 in
Length186.1 in182.5 in
Width72.5 in71.3 in
Height56.2 in56.3 in
Curb Weight3,451 lb.3,502 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.9 gal.15.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.9 in40.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.9 in55.1 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in42.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.4 in37.7 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.5 in55.1 in
Row 2 Legroom35.7 in35.1 in
Cargo Volume13.0 ft313.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi A4 A4 2.0T

Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Body kit0No
Telematics service, such as OnStar300Yes
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Surround sound250No
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
245/40HR18 tires400No
LED headlights500Yes
Bang & Olufsen, 755W, 19 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Proximity key250Yes
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Total Requested215068%
Total Not Requested100032%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250No
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
Dark-colored headliner (optional)0No
Total Requested35058%
Total Not Requested25042%
Prestige Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Wide-view rear camera0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable0No
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Vehicle exit assist25No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Remote app25Yes
Speed limit information0No
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar300Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Total Requested249083%
Total Not Requested52517%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Road sign information75No
Turn assist25No
Lane keeping assist system400No
Following distance indicator25No
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving100No
Evasive maneuver assist100No
Predictive efficiency assist0No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed plus topography and road sign aware1150No
Total Requested40018%
Total Not Requested187582%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 328d

Leather seating surfaces
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Total Requested900100%
Total Not Requested00%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
LED headlights1000Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Total Requested245088%
Total Not Requested35012%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Total Requested151594%
Total Not Requested1006%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested1450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330i

Leather seating surfaces
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Total Requested900100%
Total Not Requested00%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
LED headlights1000Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Total Requested245088%
Total Not Requested35012%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Total Requested151594%
Total Not Requested1006%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested1450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%
Track Handling Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250No
Adaptive dampers - electrical500Yes
Performance braking system (optional)250No
Painted brake calipers (optional)0No
High performance brake pads (optional)0No
Variable steering ratio (optional)0No
Raised top speed limiter0No
255/40YR18 tires200No
225/45YR18 tires200No
Total Requested50036%
Total Not Requested90064%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance

Leather seating surfaces
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Total Requested900100%
Total Not Requested00%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
LED headlights1000Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Total Requested245088%
Total Not Requested35012%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Total Requested151594%
Total Not Requested1006%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested1450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 340i

Leather seating surfaces
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Total Requested900100%
Total Not Requested00%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Total Requested151594%
Total Not Requested1006%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested1450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%
M Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250No
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
225/45VR18 tires400No
Sport rocker panels (optional)0No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested650100%

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