2018 Audi A4 vs. 2018 Acura TLX

Among the now popular luxury car brands are Audi and Acura. When you happen to be scouting for car models coming from these two brands, you will see that the 2018 Audi A4 and the 2018 Acura TLX are being pitted against each other. These two car models have the makings of a luxury car at least when you see their exteriors. Get to know more about what else both can offer through this comparison.

Design & Style

It is easy to say that a lot of people will love the 2018 Audi A4. Judging by how modern and stylish it looks on the outside and seeing that it can be sporty as well, you will know that this luxury car will truly be worthy of a second glance. Inside it, you will discover that the interior has only been designed using impeccable quality materials that make every part of it soft to the touch. Comfort-wise, expect that the spacious cabin will add up to the thrill of riding the A4.

When you see the 2018 Acura TLX, you will see a picture of both the TSX and TL sedans from the carmaker, which happen to be predecessors of the TLX. Inside it, you will find out too that the interior is cozy plus it has been gifted with leather upholstery too.

Technology & Safety

Gifted with refined technology and safety features, you will truly be enthralled with what the 2018 Audi A4 can offer. Take note that it has been blessed with the world-acclaimed, user-friendly MMI infotainment system that can be controlled using the knobs that are within your reach. Safety aids like adaptive cruise control, automatic braking, and lane departure warning are very high-tech yet are easy-to-use.

Inside the 2018 Acura TLX, on the other hand, you will discover technologies that are very basic. Yes, it has a dual-zone automatic climate control which the A4 also has but advanced safety features connected with the A4 may only be availed in the TLX for the upper trim levels. Even the 10-speaker audio system can only be availed of through the much pricier Technology Package.


The 2018 Audi A4 gets its reliable performance from the four-cylinder, 2.0-liter capacity engine found under its hood which can produce up to as much as 273lb-ft of torque and 252 horsepower. While the 2018 Acura TLX has a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine, it loses in terms of performance to the Audi A4 because the TLX only maximizes its performance to reach 182lb-ft of torque and 206 horsepower.

The Bottom Line

Getting to know these two car models will now make you see the real difference between these two. In this battle, you know that the 2018 Audi A4 wins over the 2018 Acura TLX thus making the former worthy of a purchase.

Ready to Schedule an Audi A4 Test Drive Today?

If you want to find out why we are so proud of the 2018 Audi A4, why not come and test drive this outstanding car with us at Classic Audi. You will find us at Eastchester New York serving the needs of car buyers in the Tri-State area. Drop by our showroom today or you may also book your A4 test drive appointment in advance.


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