In comparing the McLaren 570GT's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the McLaren 570GT has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency, resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the McLaren 570GT's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the McLaren 570GT is a better car than the Audi R8.
McLaren 570GT vs. Audi R8 Pricing
A used 2018 McLaren 570GT ranges from $115,443 to $169,809 while a used 2018 Audi R8 is priced between $129,016 to $182,475.
McLaren 570GT vs. Audi R8 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the McLaren 570GT loses 29 percent of its value and the Audi R8 loses 46.1 percent of its value. This means the McLaren 570GT retains 17.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Audi R8.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the McLaren 570GT’s base engine makes 562 horsepower, and the Audi R8 base engine makes 532 horsepower. The 570GT is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 437 miles. The R8 is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 548 miles.This gives the McLaren 570GT the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Audi R8 the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.