Comparison: 2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Audi A4

February 20th, 2019 by

Comparison: 2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Audi A4
The 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 Audi A4 are both excellent choices if you are looking for a performance luxury midsize sedan with premium features and intuitive technology. We are comparing both five-seater vehicles, so you can see why the Acura TLX is the perfect blend of comfort, premium features, and performance. Visit Friendly Acura in Middletown, New York to get behind the wheel and see if the 2019 Acura TLX will be your next indulgence.

Performance

2019 Acura TLX

The 2019 Acura TLX is offered in four trim packages, Standard, Technology, A-Spec and Advance, and three different engines. One engine that powers the TLX is the 2.4-liter in-line four-cylinder mated to an eight-speed dual-clutch transmission front-wheel-drive with Precision All-Wheel Steer™ (P-AWS®) which generates 206-horsepower and 182 lb.-ft. of torque. The 3.5-liter V6 engine is paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission with either P-AWS® or Super Handling AWD options and produces 290-horsepower and 267 lb.-ft. of torque. The base engine achieves an estimated EPA-rating of 33 mpg on the highway and 23 mpg in the city*.

2019 Audi A4

The 2019 Audi A4 is available in three trims, Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige, and two different drivetrains. The 40 TFSI® is equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission with a front wheel drivetrain that has a 188-horsepower and 236 lb.-ft. of torque output. The 45 TFSI® utilizes a quattro® all-wheel drivetrain that produces 248-horsepower and 273 lb.-ft. of torque. The estimated fuel economy for the base engine is 34 mpg highway and 27 mpg city.

Comfort and Convenience

2019 Acura TLX

Premium comfort features available on the Acura TLX include seats crafted from top grain Milano leather, driver’s 12-way power seat with power lumbar support and front passenger’s 8-way power seat, driver’s seat power thigh extension, and six-level heated and ventilated front seats. A heated steering wheel, three-heated temperature settings for the rear seats, GPS-linked automatic climate control, and ambient lighting in the cabin are also available. An intuitive navigation system with 3D view and voice recognition, AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic™ with advanced Traffic Rerouting™, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, Aha™, and Pandora® compatibility will help you avoid the heavy traffic areas and make your commutes more enjoyable with access to your favorite audiobooks and music.

2019 Audi A4

Comfort is offered on the Audi A4 through the heated leather front seats, 8-way power front seats with driver’s 4-way power lumbar adjustment, three-zone automatic climate control, ambient LED interior lighting, and power sunroof with sunshade options. Audi connect® integrates Google Earth™, weather conditions and traffic information, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ interface give you access to your smartphone’s features, the color head-up display keeps your eyes on the road, and the digital virtual cockpit allows you to customize audio, navigation, and other infotainment settings.

Pricing

2019 Acura TLX

Starting at $33,000 MSRP**

2019 Audi A4

Starting at $37,400 MSRP

*Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery pack age/condition and other factors.
** Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or a destination and handling charge. Actual vehicles/accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
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