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2012 Audi A4 Avant
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$11,622
7 listings nationwide

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2021 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$49,900

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2012 Audi A4 Avant
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
Eric Tallberg Review:

What the 2012 Audi A4 Avant lacks in true posh, it makes up for in pan...

The Good: Great gas mileage, a peppy turbocharged four-banger, some surprising a...

The Bad: Tepid cargo room and cabin storage, a few oddly placed controls and in...

2021 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Audi S4, the performance version of the A4 sedan, is part of a generation that dates back to 2018. Last year, the S4 received styling and tech updates, and this year, it carries ov...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2012 Audi A4 Avant
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
Mau2262 writes:
Excelente vehĂ­culo.
5
William writes:
Power Ranked 2012 BMW 3 Series 328i Convertible RWD better.
"6 cylinder "
Front Seats Ranked 2012 BMW 3 Series 328i Convertible RWD better.
"full vetelated"
5
Terryhagle writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2012 Volvo XC70 3.2 Platinum worse.
"multi adjustable seats make it easy to get comfortable on long or short trips "
Back Seats Ranked 2012 Volvo XC70 3.2 Platinum worse.
"seat angle makes ample legroom for adults"
2021 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2012 Audi A4 Avant
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
2021 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.9 gal 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
211 hp @ 4,300 RPM
349 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
11.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.33 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 3 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 4 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 35.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 28 cu ft 12 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,058 lbs
Exterior
Length 185.2 in 187.5 in
Width 80.3 in 79.6 in
Height 56.5 in 56.2 in
Wheelbase 110.6 in 111 in

Available Options

2012 Audi A4 Avant
2.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • Brilliant Red
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Phantom Black Pearl

Option Packages

  • 18" 5-Arm-Design Wheels W/P245/40R18 All-Season Tires
  • Convenience PKG
  • Roof Spoiler
  • Style PKG
2021 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Quantum Gray
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Turbo Blue

Option Packages

  • Carbon Fiber Spoiler
  • Carbon Fiber Spoiler & Mirror Caps W/Side Assist
  • Convenience Package
  • Sport Exhaust Resonator
  • Wheels: 19" 5-Arm-TORSIO Design

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