When comparing the McLaren 720S's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the McLaren 720S has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the McLaren 720S's and the Audi R8's specifications and ratings, the McLaren 720S is a better car than the Audi R8.
McLaren 720S vs. Audi R8 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the McLaren 720S loses 29 percent of its value and the Audi R8 loses 46.1 percent of its value. This means the McLaren 720S 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 720S’s base engine makes 710 horsepower, and the Audi R8 base engine makes 562 horsepower.