2021 Audi A5 Convertible vs. 2021 BMW 8 Series Convertible

Image Comparison

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What is the main difference between A5 Convertible and 8 Series Convertible?

Two Convertibles with some similarities, but otherwise different in most aspects such as the starting price, horsepower, fuel economy, and ground shadow size. First of all, there is a $47,000 difference in the base MSRP. The 2021 BMW 8 Series Convertible has a higher starting price than the 2021 Audi A5 Convertible. Also, the 2021 8 Series Convertible has bigger and thirstier engine; the 2021 A5 Convertible gets 2 more mpg. And finally, the body structure of A5 Convertible is slightly smaller than that of the 8 Series Convertible. Among similarities are the body structure, market segment, height, and maximum occupancy.

Specification Comparison

Safety Rating
Safety Rating
Trim
Trim
Configuration
Configuration
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Auto, All Wheel
  • 3.0 L, Turbo, Auto, RWD
  • 3.0 L, Turbo, Auto, All Wheel
MSRP
MSRP
$50,400
$97,400
Engine
Engine
2.0 L/121
3.0 L/183
Horsepower
Horsepower
261 hp
335 hp
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
All Wheel
Rear Wheel Drive
0-60 MPH
0-60 MPH
City MPG
City MPG
23 MPG
22 MPG
Highway MPG
Highway MPG
31 MPG
29 MPG
Combined MPG
Combined MPG
26 MPG
25 MPG
Width
Width
Width W/O Mirrors
Width W/O Mirrors
72.7 in
74.9 in
Length
Length
184.9 in
191.1 in
Height
Height
54.5 in
52.7 in
Wheelbase
Wheelbase
108.8 in
111.1 in
Ground Shadow
Ground Shadow
93.3 ft2
99.4 ft2
Seats
Seats
4
4
First Row Head Room
First Row Head Room
38.3 in
38.9 in
First Row Leg Room
First Row Leg Room
41.3 in
42.1 in
First Row Leg Shoulder
First Row Leg Shoulder
55.3 in
57.2 in
Second Row Head Room
Second Row Head Room
36.3 in
34.7 in
Second Row Leg Room
Second Row Leg Room
33.1 in
29.5 in
Second Row Leg Shoulder
Second Row Leg Shoulder
46.9 in
45.7 in

Costs

2021 Audi A5 Convertible

2021 BMW 8 Series Convertible

Annual Fuel Cost
Annual Fuel Cost
-
$2,300
Mininum Monthly Lease
Mininum Monthly Lease
$605 (2021 Audi A5 Cabriolet Premium 45 TFSI quattro)
$1,059 (2021 BMW 8 Series 840i Convertible)
Lease Due
Lease Due
$2,999
$7,999
Cost To Lease
Cost To Lease
-
$48,423
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