Audi and BMW have prolonged been enemies on the 2 the street and the track, with their respective M and S/RS lines duking it out to the delight of automobile fans all over the place. In this video from Evo, 2 of the rivalry’;s newest combatants get to the track – the Audi S3 and the BMW M135i.
The new Audi S3, which is ultimately coming to America, throws down with a 2.-liter, turbocharged 4-cylinder. 290 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque are deployed to a Quattro all-wheel-drive program by way of a 6-velocity, S-Tronic dual-clutch transmission, making it possible for the 5-door Audi to scamper to 60 in beneath 5 seconds.
The BMW, which Americans will know as a prolonged-roof model of the new M235i Coupe, comes to the track with 320 ponies and 331 lb-ft of torque. Which is a good bit much more than the Audi, but the M135i has only 2 wheels to send its power to, an 8-speed single-clutch automatic (a 6-velocity manual is obtainable) and a slightly higher curb excess w7
Which will be ideal on the track? Scroll down and discover out.