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2022 Audi Q5 vs. 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review

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2022 Audi
Q5

MSRP*: $43,300 to $50,100
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2022 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

MSRP*: $38,325 to $60,300
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MPG - City 23 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 28 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 51.9 - 54.1 ft3 70.8 ft3
Engine
  • 201-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 261-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 293-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 357-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 7-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 201 - 261 hp 293 hp
Towing Capacity 4,400 lbs 6,200 lbs
Exterior Length 184.3 - 184.6 in 193.5 in
Exterior Width 74.5 in 77.5 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 38.0 in
Front 41.3 in
Rear 38.2 in
Head Room Front 38.1 - 39.6 in
Rear 37.7 - 39.3 in
Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.4 in

*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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Grand Cherokee than in the Audi Q5, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Jeep Grand Cherokee will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Audi Q5.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Audi Q5, 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). Whether you pick the Audi Q5 or the Jeep Grand Cherokee, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the Audi Q5 is much slimmer than the Jeep Grand Cherokee, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Audi Q5, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Handling
The Audi Q5 has the same turning radius as the Jeep Grand Cherokee, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is clearly the choice over the Audi Q5 for pulling heavy loads. The Audi Q5 has a little less horsepower than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Audi Q5 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q5 and the Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Audi Q5 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.