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Audi RS7 Sportback Vs Audi RS5 Coupe Vs BMW i8 comparison


Audi RS7 Sportback Vs Audi RS5 Coupe Vs BMW i8 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the RS7 Sportback Vs RS5 Coupe Vs i8 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

RS7 Sportback Vs RS5 Coupe Vs i8 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Audi RS5 Coupe in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.11 Crore. On the other hand, BMW i8 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.62 Crore Lastly, the Petrol Audi RS7 Sportback starts at ₹ 1.94 Crore.

SummaryAudi RS7 SportbackAudi RS5 CoupeBMW i8
Price₹ 1.94 Crore₹ 1.11 Crore₹ 2.62 Crore
Body TypeSedanCoupeCoupe
Mileage11.60 Km/l11.10 Km/l47.50 Km/l
Power591 bhp444 bhp228 bhp
Engine3996 CC2894 CC1499 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

RS7 Sportback Vs RS5 Coupe Vs i8 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Audi RS5 Coupe base Petrol engine returns 11 Km/l. The BMW i8 base Petrol returns 48 Km/l. The Audi RS7 Sportback Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 12 Km/l.

RS7 Sportback Vs RS5 Coupe Vs i8 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Audi RS5 Coupe gets 444 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW i8 comes in 228 bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Audi RS7 Sportback is offered in 591 bhp Petrol engine.


Engine Type V8 Cylinder Petrol Engine With Direct Injection, Mild Hybrid Electric Vehicle (MHEV)2.9-litre TFSI Quattro Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo Inline 3-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC) 3996 CC2894 CC1499 CC
No Of Cylinder 863
Power 591 bhp@6000-6250 rpm444 bhp@5700-6700 rpm228 bhp@5800 rpm
Torque 800 Nm@2050-4500 rpm600 Nm@1900-5000 rpm250 Nm@3700 rpm
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Battery Type N/AN/ALithium-ion high-performance battery


Length 5009 mm4723 mm4689 mm
Width 2118 mm2029 mm1942 mm
Height 1451 mm1358 mm1291 mm
Wheelbase 2934 mm2766 mm2800 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A117 mm
Boot Space N/A465 L154 L
Kerb Weight 2140 Kg1770 Kg1560 Kg
Gross Weight 2735 Kg2155 Kg1930 Kg
Front Track 1668 mm1597 mm1644 mm
Rear Track 1650 mm1587 mm1721 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A6.15 m
No. Of Doors 432
Seating Capacity 444


No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AHydraulic Torque Converter With Lock-up ClutchAutomatic

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Forged Aluminium Alloy WheelForged Aluminium WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless, RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 275/35 R20265/35 R19215/45 R20
Rear Tyre Size 275/35 R20265/35 R19245/40 R20

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc


Front Suspension RS Adaptive Air SuspensionIndependent-wheel Suspension, Five-link Axle With Front Track Rod, Aluminum Transverse Link, Subframe And Tubular Anti-roll Bar?Dynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension RS Adaptive Air SuspensionIndependent-wheel Suspension, Five-link Axle With Rear Track Rod, Resiliently Mounted Subframe And Anti-roll Bar?Dynamic Damper Control

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A37.00 Km/l
Mileage 11.60 Km/l11.10 Km/l47.45 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity


Power Steering
Steering Type Electro-Mechanical SteeringElectromechanical Power Steering Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 3.6 seconds3.9 seconds4.4 seconds
Max Speed 250250120 km/h

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightsticktickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washersticktickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Parking aid plus with rear view camera-cross-
Agile Handling Assist (AHA) --cross
Driver and Front Passenger Seatbelt Reminder --cross
High Speed Alert --cross
Multi-view Reverse Camera--cross
Push Start Button --cross
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) --cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner4 Zone Climate ControlDeluxe 3-zone Electronic Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shiftticktickcross
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armrestticktickcross
UpholsteryValcona LeatherAlcantara/leatherFull Leather 'Spheric'
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
S Sports Suspension-cross-
Audi Drive Select-cross-
Audi Park Assist-cross-
Audi Virtual Cockpit plus-cross-
Front Sports Seats-cross-
Head-Up Display-cross-
MMI Navigation Plus with MMI touch-cross-
Panoramic Glass Sunroof-cross-
Sports Contour Flat-Bottomed Steering Wheel-cross-
8-Way power Driver Seat --cross
Door Mirrors Power Adjustable and Folding --cross
Multi-Function Streeing Wheel--cross
Rear Windshield Defogger --cross
Remote Engine Starter Petrol Only --cross


Light TypeMatrix LEDMatrix LEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickcrosstick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
Contour Ambient Lighting-cross-
LED Rear Headlights with dynamic flashing light-cross-
Matrix LED Headlamps with dynamic turn signal-cross-
High Mount Stop Lamp --cross
LED Fog Lights --cross
LED Tail & Brake Lights --cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
3D Emboss Accent Panel--cross
Eco AssistTM Ambient Meter --cross
ECON Button & Mode Indicator --cross
Engine Temperature Indicator --cross
Fuel Level Indicator --cross
Outside Temperature Indicator --cross
Trip Computer --cross


Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Internal Memorytickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System-cross-


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