BMW vs. Audi: Battle of the Brands

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Which German Luxury Brand Is The Best for 2018?

Audi and BMW are two fantastic luxury brands that both offer plenty of highly ranked cars and SUVs. These vehicles require a premium investment, so it’s important to know which is the better choice overall and in individual categories, including performance, interiors, safety, and reliability.

In order to determine which automaker offers a better lineup, we compare U.S. News scores in each of the above categories across both brands as a whole. Additionally, we analyze how Audi and BMW compare in all individual car and SUV rankings on our site.

Remember that the scores in this article may not match up with the scores in other areas of U.S. News Best Cars. This is because we continually update our rankings as new expert reviews and data become available.

Continue reading to learn how Audi and BMW fare in the categories that matter most to luxury car shoppers. Let’s find out which German automaker wins this comparison.