Compare 2015 Audi A7 vs 2015 Porsche Panamera

2015 Audi A7
2015 Porsche Panamera
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4-Door HB quattro 3.0 Premium Plus
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB quattro 3.0 Premium Plus 18 28 $61,288 $65,900
4-Door HB quattro 3.0 Prestige 18 28 $61,288 $65,900
4-Door HB quattro 3.0 TDI Premium Plus 24 38 $63,520 $68,300
4-Door HB quattro 3.0 TDI Prestige 24 38 $63,520 $68,300
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4-Door HB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB 18 28 N/A $78,100
4-Door HB 4 18 27 N/A $82,800
4-Door HB S 17 27 N/A $93,200
4-Door HB 4S 17 27 N/A $98,300
4-Door HB S E-Hybrid 23 29 N/A $99,000
4-Door HB GTS 16 24 N/A $113,400
4-Door HB 4S Executive 17 26 N/A $125,600
4-Door HB Turbo 15 24 N/A $141,300
4-Door HB Turbo Executive 15 24 N/A $161,100
4-Door HB Turbo S 15 24 N/A $180,300
4-Door HB Turbo S Executive 15 24 N/A $200,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$61,288
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$65,900
$78,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1098 / month
$1302 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The A7 is handsome no matter how you slice it, but it's the brawn S7 and brutish RS7 that really gets our blood flowing. The 2015 Porsche Panamera keeps delivering its phenomenal balance of utility, luxury, and performance.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Large Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
37 33.3
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.9
Second Head Room (in)
36.6 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 51.7
Front Head Room (in)
36.9 38
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 51.9
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
55.9 55.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.4 65.4
Wheelbase (in)
114.7 115
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.2 76
Track Width, Front (in)
64.7 65.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.4 5.6
Length, Overall (in)
195.6 197.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
24.5 15.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- 44.6
Brakes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 13
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14 14.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.8 21.1
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39 39.3
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P255/40HR19 P275/45YR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P255/40HR19 P245/50YR18
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4200 3902
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 18 X 9
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210 -
Engine
Displacement
3.0 L/183 3.6 L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
310 @ 5500 310 @ 6200
Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6 Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
325 @ 2900 295 @ 3750
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 18
Transmission
Trans Type
8 7
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.59
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32 4.57
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 3.31
Trans Order Code
NA 250
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.37
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 -
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.81
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 5.97
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 3.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 2.01
Summary
Body Style
quattro Sportback Hatchback
Vehicle Name
Audi A7 Porsche Panamera
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 8.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- 5.0

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