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2021 Audi S5 Convertible
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2020 BMW M4 Convertible
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2020 Mercedes-AMG C43 Convertible
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Overview

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Automatic (+$2,900)
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
9.3 ft³
Trunk Volume
7.8 ft³
Trunk Volume
8.8 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Horsepower
349 hp @ 5400 rpm
425 hp @ 5500 rpm
385 hp @ 6100 rpm
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1370 rpm
406 lb-ft @ 1850 rpm
384 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Automatic (+$2,900)
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.7 ft
40 ft
39.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
18" x 9"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
18" x 10"
18" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Multi-Link
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/40YR18
P255/40YR18
P225/45HR18
Rear Tire
P245/40YR18
P275/40YR18
P245/40HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
22 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
City
20 MPG
17 MPG
18 MPG
Highway
26 MPG
25 MPG
25 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1 Tons/yr
8.8 Tons/yr
8.5 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
15.8 gallons
17.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
306 miles
268.6 miles
313.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
397.8 miles
395 miles
435 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
184.9 in
184.5 in
184.8 in
Height
54.5 in
54.6 in
55.4 in
Max Width
72.7 in
73.6 in
71.3 in
Front Width
62.5 in
62.2 in
63.1 in
Rear Width
61.7 in
63.1 in
61.3 in
Wheelbase
108.8 in
110.7 in
111.8 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
3.6 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
4 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.3 in
42.2 in
42 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.3 in
40.4 in
38.8 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.3 in
55.3 in
54.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
33.1 in
33.1 in
32 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.3 in
37.1 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
46.9 in
49.8 in
51.7 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,167 lbs
4,110 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
9.3 ft³
7.8 ft³
8.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Ibis White/Black Roof
  • Quantum Gray/Black Roof
  • Turbo Blue/Black Roof
Alpine White
  • Black
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect/Black Roof
  • District Green Metallic/Black Roof
  • Glacier White Metallic/Black Roof
  • Mythos Black Metallic/Black Roof
  • Navarra Blue Metallic/Black Roof
  • Tango Red Metallic/Black Roof
  • Austin Yellow Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Sakhir Orange II Metallic
  • San Marino Blue Metallic
  • Yas Marina Blue Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic, Priority 1. Build Out:05/31/2019
  • Champagne Quartz Metallic, Priority 1. Build Out:05/31/2019
  • Smoked Topaz Metallic, Priority 1
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Graphite Grey Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Selenite Grey Magno

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Magma Red, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Rotor Gray, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Sakhir Orange/Black, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Silverstone, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black w/Red Stitching, MB-Tex/DINAMICA Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Amaro Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cohiba Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Golden Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Opal White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Sakhir Orange/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Silverstone, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black w/Red Stitching, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Cranberry Red/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Optional
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Optional
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Optional
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
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
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A