Are you looking for a new luxury sports car that provides the unparalleled performance and premium amenities you require? You've likely considered the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE and 2018 Audi S5, but which model has what it takes to exceed your expectations? The following page has been created by the product specialists at Imperial Motors Jaguar of Lake Bluff, IL to help you make an informed decision between the two popular coupes. If you'd prefer to speak directly to an expert before reading further, contact our Jaguar dealership at (877) 437-0379.

For the purposes of this comparison, we will be taking a closer look at the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe, starting at $60,750 MSRP, and the 2018 Audi S5 Prestige, starting at $59,000 MSRP.


You'll appreciate the breathtaking performance of both the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE and Audi S5. While both models include an 8-speed automatic transmission, only the F-TYPE features an automatic start/stop system, passive suspension, and selectable drive modes. View additional performance details for the Jaguar F-TYPE in the table below.


Jaguar F-TYPE


2.0L Turbo I4


296 HP


295 lb.-ft.

MPG city/highway


0-60 MPH

5.4 sec.

Top Track Speed

155 MPH


Inside the Jaguar F-TYPE and Audi S5 you'll find similar features such as sport seating, however there are several key differences you should be aware of. The Jaguar F-TYPE includes a more customizable interior with memory features, and premium design such as a chrome instrument cluster. Additional differences between the F-TYPE and S5 include the following:

  • Both models include 12-way power adjustable front seats, but only the F-TYPE includes a memory feature for both the driver's and front passenger's seats
  • The Audi S5 has a manually adjustable steering column, while the F-TYPE has an electrically adjustable steering column with memory
  • Only the Jaguar F-TYPE includes a knurled aluminum center console
2018 F-TYPE Interior


Modern technology is in no short supply inside the 2019 F-TYPE and Audi S5. However, our experts agree you'll prefer the technology suite included with the Jaguar F-TYPE. The F-TYPE includes a larger 10-in. touchscreen display, compared to the 8.3-in. display with the Audi S5. Additional features you can expect from the F-TYPE include the following:

  • Pro Services
  • InControl Apps™
  • Navigation Pro System
  • Meridian™ sound system
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Touch Pro
2018 F-TYPE Safety and Technology


While both the 2019 F-TYPE and 2018 S5 offer cutting-edge safety features, the F-TYPE includes a number of features the S5 does not. When you choose the F-TYPE, you'll appreciate the Driver Condition Monitor, and Traffic Sign Recognition and Adaptive Speed Limiter. The 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE also offers the following safety features:

  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Smart Key System™ with Keyless start
  • Emergency Brake Assist
  • Rearview camera
  • Rear parking aid
2018 F-TYPE Safety

Schedule a Test Drive in Lake Bluff, IL

Do you want to experience the exhilarating performance and luxurious interior of the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE? Schedule a viewing appointment at our Jaguar dealership in Lake Bluff, IL today by calling (877) 437-0379. Be sure to browse our online collection to find the F-TYPE model you want to take for a spin.

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