Facts and figures

Porsche 911 Carrera 4S PDKAudi R8 V8 Coupe S tronic
On the road price/total as tested£91,001/£100,159£94,475/£96,361
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)TBC£50,355/53.3%
DepreciationTBC£44,120
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£6,143/£12,287£6,537/£13,075
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,914/£4,856£3,471/£5,786
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost48/£1,839/K/£27050/£2,066/M/£475
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£265/£395/£265£111 a month (3yrs)
Length/wheelbase4,491/2,450mm4,440/2,650mm
Height/width1,296/1,852mm1,252/1,904mm
EngineFlat 6cyl/3,800ccV8/4,163cc
Peak power/revs395/7,400 bhp/rpm424/7,900 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs440/5,600 Nm/rpm430/4,500 Nm/rpm
Transmission7-spd PDK/4wd7-spd S tronic/4wd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel68 litres/sealant90 litres/sealant
Boot capacity125 litres100 litres
Kerbweight/payload1,465/430kg1,585/300kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.1 metres/0.30Cd11.4 metres/0.35Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60,000)/3yrs3yrs (60,000)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers20,000 (2yrs)/36Variable/121
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.9th/5th15th/18th
0-60/30-70mph4.6/3.4 secs4.7/3.6 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th3.5/4.6 secs2.5/4.0 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th5.4/9.0 secs5.2/7.3 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph184mph/2,000rpm187mph/2,000rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph51.0/37.7/9.5m49.0/37.0/9.9m
Noise outside/idle/30/70mph75/58/54/74dB70/53/66/74dB
Auto Express econ (mpg/mpl)/range24.9/5.5/372 miles20.9/4.6/414 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined22.4/40.1/31.0mpg14.6/33.6/22.8mpg
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined5.0/8.9/6.9mpl3.2/7.5/5.1mpl
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket262/215g/km/34%312/289g/km/35%
Adaptive damping/cruise controlYes/£267£1,175/£225
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsSix/yes/yesFour/yes/£670
Climate control/electric/heated seatsYes/yes/£320Yes/£850/yes
Metallic paint/xenons/ceramic brakes£801/yes/£5,787£715/LED/£7,295
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothYes/yes/£558Yes/yes/yes

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