In comparing the Ferrari 458 Spider's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the Ferrari 458 Spider has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Audi R8 has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. The Ferrari 458 Spider and Audi R8 have the same fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Ferrari 458 Spider's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Ferrari 458 Spider vs. Audi R8 Pricing
A used 2015 Ferrari 458 Spider ranges from $162,508 to $303,335 while a used 2015 Audi R8 is priced between $79,900 to $130,539.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ferrari 458 Spider’s base engine makes 562 horsepower, and the Audi R8 base engine makes 430 horsepower. Both the 458 Spider and the R8 are rated to deliver an average of 14 miles per gallon, with highway ranges of 386 and 422 miles respectively. Both models use gasoline.