DRAG RACE: BMW M4 vs Audi RS5 vs Alfa Giulia Quadrifoglio

Battle of the 6-cylinders.
Battle of the 6-cylinders.

Another day, and another awesome drag race by carwow. This time it’s a battle between the BMW M4, Audi RS5, and Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio.

Let’s run you guys some numbers. The BMW M4 is powered by 3.0-litre turbo inline-6 engine that produces 317 kW and 550 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the rear-wheels via a 7-speed M-DCT transmission and BMW claims a 0 to 100 km/h sprint in 4.1 seconds.

The Audi is powered by 2.9 liter twin turbo V6 producing 331 kW and 600 Nm of torque. Power is sent to it’s Quattro all-wheel-drive system via an 8-speed automatic transmission. Audi claims a 0–100 km/h sprint time of 3.9 seconds.

Lastly the Alfa Giulia Quadrifoglio is powered by 2.9-litre twin-turbo V6 that produces 375 kW and 600 Nm of torque. Alfa claims a 0 – 100 km/h sprint in just  3.9 seconds.

These three car battle it out in a drag race, rolling race, and brake test.

Malusi Msomi
Lover of all things cars. Automotive photographer, freelance motoring journalist and founder of one of the biggest social media automotive communities in the country, DBN Spotter. My world revolves around three words; Drive, shoot, write.