Audi S5 vs. Chevrolet Corvette

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$54,400 (MSRP)
$55,495 - $59,495

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.91 / 5
11 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
354 hp
455 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L TFSI 6 Cylinder 354 HP
6.2L (376 ci) V8 DI (455 hp [339.3 kW] @ 6000 rpm 460 lb
6.2L (376 CI) V8 DI

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
43 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
37.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.1 in.
10 - 15 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
2

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/40HR18 - P255/35YR19
P245/35ZR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.2 in.
106.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
37.7 ft.

Length

Length
187.1 in.
176.9 in.

Width

Width
72.6 in.
73.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3924 lbs.
3298 - 3362 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
354 hp
455 - 460 hp

Torque

Torque
369 ft. lbs.
460 - 465 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.3 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
26 mpg
20 - 16 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
15 - 16 mpg

Highway

Highway
30 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi S5 Sportback
Chevrolet Corvette

Body Style

Body Style
quattro Sportback
Convertible - Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Two Seater

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
2

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3924 lbs.
52 ft³.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
3298 - 3362 lbs.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
18 - 19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 mpg.
15 - 16 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
25 mpg.

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
9.3 - 9.8

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
LT1

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
Gas V8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
6.2L/376

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
Direct Injection

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
M5U - MEP

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
7 - 8

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
Automatic - Manual

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
2.66 - 4.56

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.78 - 2.97

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
1.30 - 2.08

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85
1.00 - 1.69

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
420
0.74 - 1.27

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4
0.50 - 1.00

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
0.42 - 0.85

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
2.90 - 3.82

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
0.65

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
2.41 - 3.42

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Short/Long Arm

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
HU9
Short/Long Arm

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
HU9
Transverse Leaf Spring

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/40HR18, P245/40YR18, P255/35YR19
Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/40HR18, P245/40YR18, P255/35YR19
XFJ

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
XFJ

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.
P245/35ZR19

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.
P285/30ZR20

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
19 x 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
20 x 10 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft.
37.7 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
12.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
13.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.3 gal.
18.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
37.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
43 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.7 in.
55.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.1 in.
53.7 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.5 in.
106.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.2 in.
176.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
187.1 in.
73.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.6 in.
48.8 - 48.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
54.5 in.
63 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.5 in.
61.7 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.7 in.
10.0 - 15.0 ft³.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
21.8 ft³.
Corvette

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
35 ft³.
Luxury Sport

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
Convertible - Coupe

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
6.2

Model Group

Model Group
S5
OHV

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
aluminum

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
8

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
2