2021 Porsche 911 vs. 2021 BMW 8-Series

You will surely have some problems thinking which between the 2021 Porsche 911 and the 2021 BMW 8-Series to purchase. These two cars possess qualities that make them both standout. Which is better, though? You can answer that after reading this comparison.

Design & Style

There is always that great impression that the 2021 Porsche 911 will exude once you get to see it. Think of how it has been fitted with 19-inch wheels to make it hurdle the busiest and toughest roads ahead. It also has summer tires and bi-xenon headlights to complete its overall exterior look. When it comes to the interior, it has what it takes to be an expensive car. It offers luxury with the quality of materials that it has in the cabin. Headroom has been considered in making this car as well.

The 2021 BMW 8-Series is a car that has a blend of modern elements but never failed to keep design features at a minimum. This is what most car drivers want these days. It has likewise been gifted with ample space in the trunk. Although it has been gifted with a rear seat, it is noticeable that the part is just useless. Some components in the interior lack class when compared to rivals.

Technology & Safety

With technology and safety in mind, you can trust what the 2021 Porsche 911 has to offer. It has Apple CarPlay support for its reliable infotainment system. The music system is one that you will easily learn about as well. For your safety, the maker added a speed limit indicator, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, and blind spot monitoring to this car.

In the case of the 2021 BMW 8-Series, there is the iDrive infotainment system with which all other BMWs have been equipped with. This one is not as remarkable in terms of user-friendliness though, thus making it a disappointment. The navigation system for this car needs refinement as well. Safety features are the same with what the 911 offers.


Gifted with a flat-six, 3.0-liter engine, the 2021 Porsche 911 is turbocharged to produce figures at 370 horsepower and 331lb-ft of torque. In the case of the 2021 BMW 8-Series, results reach up to as much as 523 horsepower and 553lb-ft of torque. This one, however is not fuel efficient enough since it can only reach up to 18mpg and 25mpg for city and highway driving, respectively. The 911 yields up to 22mpg and 30mpg in these categories.

The Bottom Line

There is indeed a lot of things to love in the 2021 Porsche 911 when compared to the BMW 8-Series. It pays to set your eyes on the Porsche from here forward.

Ready to Schedule a 2021 Porsche 911 Test Drive Today?

If you are keen on experiencing the luxury package of power and comfort that the 2021 Porsche 911 offers, we welcome you to test drive this stellar vehicle at Porsche of Princeton. We are located in Princeton, New Jersey and proudly serve buyers within the Tri-State area. Walk into our dealership today or schedule an advance test drive appointment by reaching out to our team.


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