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Has the BMW 335i finally met its rival in the Audi S4?

By SYF77 on 12 Nov 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nr3YrHMuLgw

In the above episode of Head 2 Head, Carlos Lago pits the brand new 2012 BMW 335i against its Germain rival, the Audi S4.

Both models have somewhat similar credentials. They have a capacity of 3.0-litre with 6 cylinders and benefit from some form of forced induction and direct injection. Both engines are mated to a six-speed manual gearbox although automatic option is available.

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The inline 6-cylinder turbocharged unit in the BMW 335i generates an output of 306bhp and 400Nm of torque. On the other hand, the supercharged bent six in the Audi S4 produces an even more impressive 333bhp and 440NM of twist. So, has the ultimate sports sedan, the 335i, finally met its marker in the S4 ?

Read on to find out !

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I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



 
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