Compare 2005 Audi A8 - Overview

Compare the A8 side-by-side against the S-Class and the E-Class. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2005 Audi A8 (W12 4dr All-wheel Drive Quattro LWB Sedan)

  (W12) 4dr All-wheel Drive Quattro LWB Sedan

2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (Base S430 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan)

Suggested Top Competitor (Base) S430 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan

2005 Mercedes-Benz E-Class (Base E500 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan)

Suggested Top Competitor (Base) E500 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

MSRP

Veh 1 $117,400
Veh 2 $75,300
Veh 3 $60,300

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 15 / 21
Veh 2 17 / 26
Veh 3 16 / 20

Horse Power

Veh 1 450 @ 6.2k RPM
Veh 2 275 @ 5.75k RPM
Veh 3 302 @ 5.6k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 5.1 Sec
Veh 2 7.2 Sec
Veh 3 5.6 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 6.0L W-12
Veh 2 4.3L V-8
Veh 3 5.0L V-8

Transmission

Veh 1 6-spd w/OD
Veh 2 7-spd w/OD
Veh 3 5-spd w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 4 Seats
Veh 2 5 Seats
Veh 3 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 14.6 CF
Veh 2 15.4 CF
Veh 3 15.9 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $2,215
Veh 2 $1,421
Veh 3 $1,138

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A
Veh 3 N/A