2018 Audi A5 vs. 2018 BMW 4 Series: Head to Head

Audi A5, BMW 4 Series
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A5 vs. 4 Series: Which Small Luxury Coupe Is Right for You?

Are you deciding between an Audi A5 and a BMW 4 Series? Lucky you! Both coupes are small but mighty, boasting outsized horsepower and luxurious cabins. And they’re equally thrilling in their convertible form.

Redesigned for the 2018 model year, the Audi A5 clinched the top spot in our luxury small car rankings with its smart interior, dynamism, and new four-door hatchback body style.

The BMW 4 Series shares the No. 2 slot in our luxury small car rankings with the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia. The nameplate was last redesigned in 2014, but that doesn’t mean it’s out of date. The 2018 model gets a revised suspension, new standard features, and an upgraded infotainment system.

These German sports cars run neck-and-neck, so which should you choose? Read ahead to see how the Audi A5 and BMW 4 Series compare when it comes to performance, features, and value.