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2021 Audi A5 vs. 2021 Jaguar F-TYPE Review

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2021 Audi
A5

MSRP*: $50,400
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2021 Jaguar
F-TYPE

MSRP*: $64,700 to $105,900
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Invoice* $47,376 $60,818 to $99,546
MPG - City 23 MPG 16 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 31 MPG 24 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 4 seats 2 seats
Cargo Space 9.3 ft3 7.3 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Transmission Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 261 hp 296 - 575 hp
Exterior Length 184.9 in 176.0 in
Exterior Width 72.7 in 74.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 33.1 in
Front 42.8 in
Rear info not available
Head Room Front 38.3 in
Rear 36.3 in
Front 37.0 in
Rear info not available
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Audi A5 and the Jaguar F-TYPE in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi A5 as you will with the Jaguar F-TYPE, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). Based on MSRP, the Audi A5 is clearly a better financial choice over the Jaguar F-TYPE. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi A5 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Dimensions
Since the Audi A5 is much slimmer than the Jaguar F-TYPE, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Audi A5, which is slightly longer than the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Handling
The Audi A5 has about the same turning radius as the Jaguar F-TYPE, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A5 is significantly less powerful than the Jaguar F-TYPE. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
With its lower torque, the Audi A5 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Utility
The Audi A5 offers greater seating capacity than the Jaguar F-TYPE, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Audi A5 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Audi A5 is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Jaguar F-TYPE.