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2019 Audi RS 5 vs. 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman Review

New 2019 Audi RS 5

2019 Audi
RS 5

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New 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman

2019 Porsche
718 Cayman

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MSRP*
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$74,200
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$56,900 to $80,700
Invoice* $69,748 --
MPG - City 17 - 18 19 - 21
MPG - Hwy 26 - 27 25 - 28
Engine(s) V-6 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 4 - 5 2
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi RS 5 as you will with the Porsche 718 Cayman, 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). The Audi RS 5 is somewhat more expensive than the Porsche 718 Cayman. 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 RS 5 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 718 Cayman.

Dimensions
Since the Audi RS 5 is much wider than the Porsche 718 Cayman, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Audi RS 5, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche 718 Cayman.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Audi RS 5 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Porsche 718 Cayman.

Handling
The Audi RS 5 has about the same turning radius as the Porsche 718 Cayman, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi RS 5 is somewhat more powerful than the Porsche 718 Cayman.

Utility
The Audi RS 5 offers greater seating capacity than the Porsche 718 Cayman, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.

Warranty
The Audi RS 5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche 718 Cayman.