2017 Acura NSX vs Audi R8 V10; Which Is the Real Super Car? [VIDEO]

Dec 22, 2016 10:53 AM EST | Leonora Puno

The 2017 Acura NSX vs. Audi R8 V10 Plus battle for the title of mightiest supercar is a close fight, with the two vehicles having been compared several times. In almost all categories of the 2017 Acura NSX vs. Audi R8 V10 battle, the Audi R8 V10 Plus seems to be on the forefront. But now, it seems like all car wars are simply about speed: there are other aspects to consider, and one can decide which side they are on after checking all the comparative points.

In terms of speed, the Audi R8 V10 Plus may be at an advantage with an engine that spews 610 horsepower compared to the Acura NSX 573 horsepower. In a fight for supremacy over acceleration, the 2017 Acura NSX vs Audi R8 V10 Plus would result in the Audi R8 V10 Plus winning with 0-60 mph in just 2.7 seconds compared to 0-60 mph in 3.1 seconds, according to Automobile.

When speed is set aside in the 2017 Acura NSX vs Audi R8 V10 Plus battle, both cars are more evenly matched. In terms of price, both can create a huge hole in your pocket, with the Audi R8 V10 Plus more costly than the Acura NSX. When there is not enough cash to pay for the cars in full, each offer reasonable installment plans, with the Audi R8 V10 Plus offering a higher down payment and monthly installments compared to the Acura NSX, according to The Car Connection.

The 2017 Acura NSX vs. Audi R8 V10 Plus battle may give the advantage to the Acura NSX when the driving experience is considered. On the road, the Acura NSX is a sure winner with its better performance on the road than on the track, according to Auto Evolution.

It's important to identify what matters most to you in a vehicle to make the right decision between the supercars. The 2017 Acura NSX vs. Audi R8 V10 Plus fight may always be a close fight, as each car's makers find ways to improve and innovate.

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