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2021 Audi Q5 vs. 2021 INFINITI QX50 Review

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2021 Audi
Q5

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2021 INFINITI
QX50

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MSRP*
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$43,300 to $47,800
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$38,050 to $56,950
Invoice* $40,703 to $44,932 $35,958 to $53,817
MPG - City 23 22 - 23
MPG - Hwy 28 28 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Audi Q5 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the INFINITI QX50, with comparable head- and legroom. The Audi Q5 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the INFINITI QX50, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
The Audi Q5 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the INFINITI QX50, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Audi Q5 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the INFINITI QX50. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi Q5 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the INFINITI QX50.

Dimensions
The Audi Q5 is about the same width as the INFINITI QX50. When looking at overall length, the Audi Q5 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the INFINITI QX50.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi Q5 and the INFINITI QX50 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Audi Q5 has a larger turning radius than the INFINITI QX50, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Audi Q5 and the INFINITI QX50.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q5 and the INFINITI QX50. The Audi Q5 has less cargo space than the INFINITI QX50, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The INFINITI QX50 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the Audi Q5.