Audi TT Roadster vs BMW Z4

Audi TT Roadster or BMW Z4? We find out which is the best two-seater convertible...

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What Car? team
15 Feb 2016 09:20 | Last updated: 14 Jun 2018 00:03

Our verdict

The Audi TT Roadster is plusher inside and more refined, while its handling puts not just the BMW Z4 but plenty of more focused sports cars to shame. It's the winner here, then; despite the Z4's stunning looks and attractive deals, it now feels some way off the pace.

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1st – Audi TT Roadster

Audi TT Roadster vs BMW Z4

ForBrilliant to drive; stunning interior; hood-up refinement

Against More buffeting with roof down; small discounts

Verdict One of the best roadsters money can buy

Rated 5 out of 5

Read our full Audi TT Roadster review

Find a great Audi TT deal


2nd – BMW Z4

Audi TT Roadster vs BMW Z4

For Good quality interior; huge discounts; strong engine

Against Uncomfortable ride; uninspiring handling; awkward boot

Verdict Still looks the part but a shame it isn't better to drive


Specifications: Audi TT Roadster 2.0 TFSI quattro S line S tronic

Engine size 2.0-litre turbo petrol

List price £38,530

Target Price £35,650

Power 227bhp

Torque 273lb ft

0-60mph 5.5sec

Top speed 155mph

Fuel economy 32.4mpg

CO2 emissions 154g/km


Specifications: BMW Z4 sDrive28i M Sport auto

Engine size 2.0-litre turbo petrol

List price £41,240

Target Price £34,976

Power 242bhp

Torque 258lb ft

0-60mph 5.4sec

Top speed 155mph

Fuel economy 32.7mpg

CO2 emissions 159g/km

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