In comparing the 2019 Audi Q8's and the 2019 Porsche Cayenne's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Audi Q8 has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for used cars. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2019 Audi Q8's and the 2019 Porsche Cayenne's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Porsche Cayenne is a better car than the 2019 Audi Q8.
2019 Audi Q8 vs. 2019 Porsche Cayenne Pricing
A used 2019 Audi Q8 ranges from $38,989 to $55,996 while a used 2019 Porsche Cayenne is priced between $41,569 to $82,981.
2019 Audi Q8 vs. 2019 Porsche Cayenne Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 Audi Q8 loses 52.3 percent of its value and the 2019 Porsche Cayenne loses 45 percent of its value. This means the 2019 Porsche Cayenne retains 7.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 Audi Q8.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 Audi Q8’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the 2019 Porsche Cayenne base engine makes 340 horsepower. The Q8 is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 495 miles. The Cayenne is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 545 miles. This gives the 2019 Porsche Cayenne the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2019 Audi Q8. Both models use premium unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The 2019 Audi Q8 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.