1990 BMW 316 vs. 2012 Audi A6
To start off, 2012 Audi A6 is newer by 22 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1990 BMW 316. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1990 BMW 316 would be higher. At 3,000 cc (6 cylinders), 2012 Audi A6 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Audi A6 (242 HP) has 142 more horse power than 1990 BMW 316. (100 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Audi A6 should accelerate faster than 1990 BMW 316.
Because 2012 Audi A6 is all wheel drive (AWD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1990 BMW 316. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2012 Audi A6 will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control.
Compare all specifications:
|1990 BMW 316||2012 Audi A6|
|Engine Size||1596 cc||3000 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||100 HP||242 HP|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||4 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4330 mm||4915 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1650 mm||1872 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1390 mm||1453 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2580 mm||2911 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||70 L||75 L|