When comparing the Acura TL's and the Audi A4's specifications and ratings, the Acura TL has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The Audi A4 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Acura TL's and the Audi A4's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Acura TL vs. Audi A4 Pricing
A used 2014 Acura TL ranges from $10,989 to $21,869 while a used 2014 Audi A4 is priced between $9,899 to $19,997.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Acura TL’s base engine makes 280 horsepower, and the Audi A4 base engine makes 220 horsepower. The TL is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 537 miles. The A4 is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 515 miles.This gives the Audi A4 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Acura TL the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Acura TL has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Audi A4 has the advantage in the area of rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Audi A4 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.