2021 Porsche 718 Boxster vs. 2021 Audi R8

The 2021 Porsche 718 Boxster easily outperforms most of its rivals within the luxury sports car class. It offers optimum comfort within and powerful engine to be enjoyed while hitting the road. The Boxster offers an all-rounded driving experience that is unlike any other. Can it also outshine the 2021 Audi R8? Check out our comparison article below and judge for yourself which car is the reigning winner.

Design & Style

The Boxster appeals to many through a premium interior that offers plenty of support and a luxurious design setting. Those onboard can also expect to ride securely on a pair of sport seats that come as standard which is full of padding for optimum comfort. Both its sides and surfaces are fully embellished in high-grade materials which create a stunning appearance.

On the other hand, the Audi R8 which is also known to offer luxury has a classy and comfy cabin interior. It can seat five people on cozy and well bolstered seats. The cabin feels airy with an open concept with extreme comfort at both rows. Top-notch materials are used at every inch of the car which feel soft and supple.

Technology & Safety

The Boxster is well-equipped with a list of tech features that includes devices like a pair of USB ports, 8 speakers, Bluetooth, HD and satellite radios, Apple CarPlay, and a 7-inch touchscreen display. The car also offers safety advances like a rearview camera, parking sensors, adaptive headlamps.

The Audi R8 is just as high-tech with an interior that offers features such as 23 speakers, 2 USB ports, a DVD player, and a dual-screen system for infotainment at the back row. Safety devices are included such as parking sensors, rain sensing wipers, rearview camera, auto high beams, departure warning, parking cameras, and collision warning.


Get ready to ride in comfort through a smooth and muscular engine that makes 300 horsepower from a turbo 2L engine with 4 cylinders. Its gas efficiency is rated at 21 and 27 mpg for city and highway respectively.

The Audi R8 offers a similarly powerful performance through a turbo V6 engine that puts out 335 horsepower and can fetch 17 mpg and 26 mpg of gas mileage while in city and on highway.

The Bottom Line

You cannot deny the luxury of the Boxster that is clearly reflected in both its engine performance and internal comfort. Anyone is bound to be impressed at the very first glance of the sports car that handles every turn and corner smoothly and accelerates just as effortlessly.

Ready to Schedule a Porsche 718 Boxster Test Drive Today?

Feel how it is like to drive a luxury car offering the total package like that of what the 2021 Porsche 718 Boxster offers. You can drive this stellar car here with us at Manhattan Motorcars. We are located in New York, and we are servicing the needs of car buyers in the Tri-State area. Visit us today at our showroom or call us to book your Porsche 718 Boxster test drive appointment in advance.

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