2006 Audi A6 vs. 2004 MG ZS

To start off, 2006 Audi A6 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 MG ZS. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 MG ZS would be higher. At 3,130 cc, 2006 Audi A6 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Audi A6 (343 HP @ 6500 RPM) has 225 more horse power than 2004 MG ZS. (118 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Audi A6 should accelerate faster than 2004 MG ZS. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Audi A6 weights approximately 665 kg more than 2004 MG ZS. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Audi A6 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2004 MG ZS. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 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. Let's talk about torque, 2006 Audi A6 (243 Nm @ 3250 RPM) has 78 more torque (in Nm) than 2004 MG ZS. (165 Nm @ 2750 RPM). This means 2006 Audi A6 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2004 MG ZS.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Audi A6 2004 MG ZS
Make Audi MG
Model A6 ZS
Year Released 2006 2004
Body Type Station Wagon Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3130 cc 1794 cc
Horse Power 343 HP 118 HP
Engine RPM 6500 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 243 Nm 165 Nm
Torque RPM 3250 RPM 2750 RPM
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1740 kg 1075 kg
Vehicle Length 4940 mm 4390 mm
Vehicle Width 1860 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1470 mm 1390 mm
Wheelbase Size 2850 mm 2630 mm


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