BMW M3 vs Audi RS4 Avant

Picture of BMW M3 (E36)
Picture of Audi RS4 Avant (B5)
Category BMW M3 (E36)Audi RS4 Avant (B5)
Engine layout 3.2 l R62.7 l V6
Max power (ps / bhp) 321 / 317380 / 375
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 350 / 258440 / 325
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1495 / 32961686 / 3717
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 215 / 212225 / 222

Performance

Category BMW M3 (E36)Audi RS4 Avant (B5)
0 - 100 kph 5.5 s4.7 s
0 - 200 kph 20.1 s15.7 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 14.6 s11.7 s
0 - 100 mph 12.5 s11.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.6 s @ 88.9 mph9.1 s @ 94.4 mph
1/4 mile 13.9 s13.0 s
Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)274 kph (170 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.57 g (6 m/s²)0.65 g (6 m/s²)

Summary

Category BMW M3 (E36)Audi RS4 Avant (B5)
Track Performance 295294
Straight line speed 640871
Total 9341166

Verdict

RS4 Avant is the fastest by a small margin.

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johny  9y ago

Add 3 doors more to e46 and RS4 destroys.


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Hayes  9y ago

Compare to right m3! The. E46
https://fastestlaps.com/comparisons/fcnjroldnd4z
M3 destroys.


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Shaggy  9y ago

Nice. :)


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johny  9y ago

The RS4 has always been a butt-kicker.