McLaren 720S vs. Audi R8

VS
Mythos Black Metallic

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$284,745
$138,700 - $177,100

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.88 / 5
8 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
710 hp
532 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.0L 8 Cylinder Twin Turbo Intercooled
5.2L FSI V10 DOHC

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
Not Available
40.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
Not Available
38.5 in.

Passengers

Passengers
2
2

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
104.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
Not Available
36.7 ft.

Length

Length
178.4 in.
174.3 in.

Width

Width
76 in.
76.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3128 .lbs
3505 - 3957 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
710 hp
532 hp

Torque

Torque
568 ft. lbs.
398 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.
21.1 - 21.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
0 - 0 mpg
7 - 24 mpg

City

City
mpg
14 mpg

Highway

Highway
mpg
22 - 25 mpg

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
McLaren 720S
Audi R8 Coupe - Audi R8 Spyder

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Coupe, quattro Coupe, quattro Spyder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
2

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3128 lbs.
3505 - 3957 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
Premium Unleaded V-10

Displacement

Displacement
4.0 L/244
5.2 L/318

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Port/Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.30
3.59

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR19
P245/30YR20 - P245/35YR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P305/30YR20
P295/35YR19 - P305/30YR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 in.
19 X 8.5 - 20 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 11 in.
19 X 11 - 20 X 11 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

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
15.3 in.
14.4 - 15 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15 in.
14 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19 gal.
21.1 - 21.9 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
104.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
178.4 in.
174.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76 in.
76.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
47.1 in.
48.8 - 49 in.

Model Group

Model Group
720S
R8

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.0
5.2

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
10

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4