2015 Porsche 911 vs. 2015 Audi R8

2015 Porsche 911

2015 Porsche 911

2015 Audi R8

2015 Audi R8

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2015 Porsche 911 vs. 2015 Audi R8

If you’re looking for a premium sports car, your search has most likely come down to two segment favorites: the 2015 Porsche 911 vs. the 2015 Audi R8. As an admired leader in the industry, the Porsche 911 clearly beats out the others in its class, specifically surpassing the R8. With better fuel economy and more standard features, it’s clear to see why the 2015 Porsche 911 is a true winner.

Better Fuel Economy at a Better Price

Compared to the Audi R8, the 2015 Porsche 911 has much better fuel economy. If you want to cruise the highways without worrying about stopping for gas, the Porsche 911 is definitely the better choice, almost doubling its EPA estimated city rating over Audi.

2015 Porsche 911 Turbo

  • Porsche 911 – (Manual MSRP $84,300/PDK MRSP $88,380) 3.4 liter horizontally opposed 6-cylinder aluminum engine that gets an EPA estimated 19 mpg city and 27 mpg highway. The Porsche 911 has 7-speed manual transmission.
  • Audi R8 – (MSRP $117,150) Premium unleaded V8 with an EPA estimated 11 mpg city and 20 mpg highway. The Audi R8 has 6-speed manual transmission.

Both sports cars are competitively matched the speed category, with each achieving 0-60 mph in under 4.6 seconds; however, the Porsche 911 will take you further with superior fuel economy.

More Standard Features

With the 2015 Porsche 911, you get more bang for your buck thanks to all the standard features that surpass the Audi R8. In safety, interior, and exterior features, the Porsche 911 offers more standard features that its competitor, giving you a more luxurious experience for less.

Standard features in the Porsche 911 include:

  • Partial leather front seats with seat centers, side bolsters and headrests upholstered in grained leather
  • Water-repellent coating on door windows
  • Bi-Xenon headlights & LED tail lights
  • Porsche Communication Management with an intuitive 7-inch high-resolution color touchscreen—your control center for navigation, audio, and communication
  • 19-inch Carrera alloy wheels

The Audi R8 has available leather seats but they don’t come standard; neither do aluminum wheels. The Porsche 911 also has an available sunroof whereas the Audi R8 does not offer that option. Overall, Porsche anticipates the needs of its drivers better by providing the high quality features that discerning automobile enthusiasts desire.

See Why the 2015 Porsche 911 is a Winner

While the Audi R8 is still a great sports car, the 2015 Porsche 911 offers better fuel economy, luxurious standard features, and is available at Porsche Orland Park: A Joe Rizza Dealership for a great price. If you’re in the market for a sports car, see for yourself why the 2015 Porsche 911 is beating out its competition. Test drive this exciting and innovative ride today at Porsche Orland Park by contacting us at 800-728-0866.