In comparing the 2021 Audi R8's and the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette's specifications and ratings, the 2021 Audi R8 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The 2021 Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the 2021 Audi R8's and the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette's specifications and ratings, the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette is a better car than the 2021 Audi R8.
2021 Audi R8 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Pricing
A used 2021 Audi R8 ranges from $142,488 to $218,458 while a used 2021 Chevrolet Corvette is priced between $77,826 to $99,832.
2021 Audi R8 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2021 Audi R8 loses 47.9 percent of its value and the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette loses 27.4 percent of its value. This means the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette retains 20.5 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2021 Audi R8.
2021 Audi R8 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Audi R8 is 7.2 out of 10 while the Chevrolet Corvette's quality rating is 8.0 out of 10. This results in the Audi R8 being ranked 11 out of 21 Best Luxury 2-seater Cars and the Chevrolet Corvette being ranked 3 out of 21. Out of 26 Best Luxury Convertibles, the Audi R8 is ranked 13 and the Chevrolet Corvette is ranked 2. The Audi R8 is also ranked 21 out of 40 Best Luxury Sports Cars while the Chevrolet Corvette is ranked 4 out of 40.
2021 Audi R8 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Audi R8 is 7.5 out of 10. For the Chevrolet Corvette the reliability rating is 7.6 out of 10. This gives the Chevrolet Corvette a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Audi R8.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2021 Audi R8’s base engine makes 532 horsepower, and the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette base engine makes 490 horsepower. The R8 is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 504 miles. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 500 miles.This gives the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette the advantage in fuel efficiency and the 2021 Audi R8 the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.