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2015 Jaguar XK vs. 2015 Audi S5 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi S5 than the Jaguar XK, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Jaguar XK and the Audi S5 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Audi S5 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Jaguar XK, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Jaguar XK will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Audi S5, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Jaguar XK and the Audi S5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar XK is much wider than the Audi S5, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jaguar XK, which is slightly longer than the Audi S5.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Jaguar XK does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Audi S5.

Handling
The Jaguar XK has a smaller turning radius than the Audi S5, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar XK has a much more powerful engine than the Audi S5. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Jaguar XK and the Audi S5. The Jaguar XK has less cargo capacity than the Audi S5, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Jaguar XK comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi S5.

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2015 Jaguar
XK

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MSRP*: $84,500 - $132,000

2015 Audi
S5

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MSRP*: $52,500
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 6.72% --
City MPG: 15 - 16 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $77,740 - $121,349 $48,827

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