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2021 Audi A5 Convertible
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2013 BMW 3 Series Convertible
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2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.0L Inline-6 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
2 seater
Trunk Volume
9.3 ft³
Trunk Volume
9 ft³
Trunk Volume
6.4 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Inline-6 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
261 hp @ 6300 rpm
230 hp @ 6500 rpm
241 hp @ 5550 rpm
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
200 lb-ft @ 2750 rpm
273 lb-ft @ 1300 rpm
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
N/A
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,045 lbs
3,891 lbs
3,241 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
26 MPG
21 MPG
28 MPG
City
23 MPG
18 MPG
25 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
27 MPG
32 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.7 Tons/yr
8.7 Tons/yr
6.6 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
5
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
16.1 gallons
18.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
351.9 miles
289.8 miles
462.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
474.3 miles
434.7 miles
592 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
184.9 in
181.9 in
162.8 in
Height
54.5 in
54.5 in
51.2 in
Max Width
72.7 in
71.5 in
71.5 in
Front Width
62.5 in
59.1 in
61.4 in
Rear Width
61.7 in
59.6 in
61.6 in
Wheelbase
108.8 in
108.7 in
95.7 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.4 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
4 seater
2 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.3 in
42 in
42.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.3 in
38 in
39.1 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.3 in
55.3 in
52.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
33.1 in
32 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
36.3 in
36.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
46.9 in
49.3 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
9.3 ft³
9 ft³
6.4 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.7 ft
36.1 ft
34.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
17" x 8.0"
17" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
17" x 8.0"
17" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Multi-Link
MacPherson Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
5-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/40HR18
225/45R17
P225/45YR17
Rear Tire
P245/40HR18
225/45R17
P245/40YR17
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black/Black Roof
  • Ibis White/Black Roof
  • Alpine White
  • Crimson Red
  • Jet Black
  • Black
  • Mars Red
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • District Green Metallic/Black Roof
  • Florett Silver Metallic/Black Roof
  • Glacier White Metallic/Black Roof
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic/Black Roof
  • Mythos Black Metallic/Black Roof
  • Navarra Blue Metallic/Black Roof
  • Tango Red Metallic/Black Roof
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Deep Sea Blue Metallic
  • Le Mans Blue Metallic, (REQ: ZMP M Sport Pkg)
  • Liquid Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Orion Silver Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Vermilion Red Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Magno Shadow Grey

Standard Interior Materials

  • Atlas Beige, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Okapi Brown, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Rock Gray, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Leatherette seat trim
  • Cream Beige, Leatherette seat trim
  • Ash/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Sahara Beige, MB-Tex Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Coral Red/Black, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Cream Beige, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Gray, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Oyster/Black, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Saddle Brown, Dakota leather seat trim
  • Ash, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Sahara Beige, Leather Upholstery
  • Bengal Red/Black, Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Two-Tone Brown/Black, Premium Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance Note
N/A
Assist Safety Plan
N/A