2018 BMW M3 vs 2018 Audi S4

Blue 2018 BMW M3, VS Icon, and Red 2018 Audi S4

The 2018 BMW M3 was designed for those who are extremely passionate about driving. It delivers a motorsport-style driving experience with its powerful engine and advanced performance features while offering the comfort and luxury for your daily drives. See how the new BMW M3 transcends the competition in this 2018 BMW M3 vs 2018 Audi S4 comparison.

The BMW M3 easily outmuscles the Audi S4. With its 3.0-liter BMW M TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder engine, it generates a robust 425 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the 3.0 TFSI V6 engine in the Audi S4 produces 354 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. The BMW M3 boasts very quick acceleration, with a 0 – 60 mph time of 3.9 seconds. In comparison, it takes 4.4 seconds for the Audi S4 to achieve the 0 – 60 mph sprint. With its lightweight components, including the Carbon Fiber roof and aluminum front wheel arches and hood, the BMW M3 is very agile. And when you need to come to a quick stop after revving up the engine at high speeds, you can count on the M Carbon Ceramic brakes.

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2018 BMW M3 VS 2018 Audi S4
425-hp Horsepower 354-hp
406 lb-ft Torque 369 lb-ft
3.9 seconds 0 – 60 MPH Time 4.4 seconds
42"/40.3" Front Legroom/Headroom 41.3"/38.9"

Advantages of the BMW M3 over the Audi S4

Even though the focus of the BMW M3 is on performance, it still provides a high-level of comfort inside the cabin — with plenty of space. It offers 42"/40.3" of front legroom/headroom, compared to 41.3"/38.9" for the Audi S4. Furthering the comfort of the M3 are the 14-way power front M sport seats, 3-stage heated front seats, and the automatic climate control system with micro-filter ventilation.

Another strength of the BMW M3 is its wealth of advanced technologies. This includes the iDrive 6.0 infotainment system, in-car WiFi hotspot, and wireless charger. On the safety front, features include Forward Collision Warning, City Collision Mitigation, and Lane Departure Warning.


Grey Rear Seats of 2018 BMW M3
Front View of Blue 2018 BMW M3
Gauges and Climate Control System of 2018 BMW M3
Rear View of Blue 2018 BMW M3



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