Comparison between:
• Audi A8 (D3,4E) 4.2 TDI Quattro Tiptronic (diesel, 2005)
• Porsche Cayenne Turbo S (955) 4.5 (petrol, 2005)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerAudiPorsche
SeriesA8Cayenne
Model(D3,4E) 4.2 TDI Quattro TiptronicTurbo S (955) 4.5
First year of production20052005
Last year of production-2006

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)off-road/sport utility vehicle (SUV)
Number of doors4 (four)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2944.00 mm
9.66 ft
115.91 in
2.9440 m
2855.00 mm
9.37 ft
112.40 in
2.8550 m
Front track1629.00 mm
5.34 ft
64.13 in
1.6290 m
1647.00 mm
5.40 ft
64.84 in
1.6470 m
Rear track1615.00 mm
5.30 ft
63.58 in
1.6150 m
1662.00 mm
5.45 ft
65.43 in
1.6620 m
Length5051.00 mm
16.57 ft
198.86 in
5.0510 m
4786.00 mm
15.70 ft
188.43 in
4.7860 m
Width1894.00 mm
6.21 ft
74.57 in
1.8940 m
1928.00 mm
6.33 ft
75.91 in
1.9280 m
Height1444.00 mm
4.74 ft
56.85 in
1.4440 m
1699.00 mm
5.57 ft
66.89 in
1.6990 m
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
500000.00 cc
540.0 l
19.07 ft3
0.54 m3
540000.00 cc
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-1770.0 l
62.51 ft3
1.77 m3
1770000.00 cc
Curb weight1945 kg
4287.99 lbs
2355 kg
5191.89 lbs
Maximum weight2545 kg
5610.76 lbs
3080 kg
6790.24 lbs
Capacity of the fuel tank90.0 l
19.80 UK gal
23.78 US gal
100.0 l
22.00 UK gal
26.42 US gal

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieselA-98 (98 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement4134 cc4511 cc
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturbocharger/superchargernaturally aspirated
Compression ratio16.50:19.50:1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)83.00 mm
0.27 ft
3.27 in
0.0830 m
-
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)95.50 mm
0.31 ft
3.76 in
0.0955 m
-

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power326 hp
243.1 kW
330.5 ps
521 hp
388.5 kW
528.2 ps
Maximum power is generated at3750 rpm5500 rpm
Maximum torque650 Nm
66.3 kgm
479.4 ft-lb
720 Nm
73.4 kgm
531.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque is reached at1600 rpm2750 rpm
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.90 s5.20 s
Maximum speed250 km/h
155.34 mph
270 km/h
167.77 mph

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)13.4 l/100km
2.95 UK gal/100km
3.54 US gal/100km
17.55 mpg
4.64 mpl
7.46 km/l
21.9 l/100km
4.82 UK gal/100km
5.79 US gal/100km
10.74 mpg
2.84 mpl
4.57 km/l
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.5 l/100km
1.65 UK gal/100km
1.98 US gal/100km
31.36 mpg
8.28 mpl
13.33 km/l
11.9 l/100km
2.62 UK gal/100km
3.14 US gal/100km
19.77 mpg
5.22 mpl
8.40 km/l
Fuel consumption (combined)9.4 l/100km
2.07 UK gal/100km
2.48 US gal/100km
25.02 mpg
6.61 mpl
10.64 km/l
15.7 l/100km
3.45 UK gal/100km
4.15 US gal/100km
14.98 mpg
3.96 mpl
6.37 km/l

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Drive typefour-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter--

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - hydropneumatic suspension - pneumatic suspension
Type of rear suspension - hydropneumatic suspension - pneumatic suspension

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size8J X 178J X 18
Tyre code235/55 R17255/55 R18