2020 Audi Q5 vs. 2019 Lincoln MKC: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

A member of the Cars.com family

2020 Audi Q5 vs. 2019 Lincoln MKC Review

New 2020 Audi Q5

2020 Audi

See Details & Photos
New 2019 Lincoln MKC

2019 Lincoln

See Details & Photos
Get Your Price
Get Your Price
$33,995 to $49,610
Invoice* $40,703 to $40,704 $32,465 to $46,633
MPG - City 22 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 28 25 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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

Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi Q5 than in the Lincoln MKC. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Audi Q5 and the Lincoln MKC.

The Audi Q5 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lincoln MKC, making it more convenient to drive.

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). The Audi Q5 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln MKC. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Audi Q5 and the Lincoln MKC have similar Destination Charges.

The Audi Q5 is a little wider than the Lincoln MKC, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Audi Q5, which is slightly longer than the Lincoln MKC.

With similar torque, the Audi Q5 and the Lincoln MKC are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

The Audi Q5 has the same turning radius as the Lincoln MKC, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Audi Q5 is clearly the choice over the Lincoln MKC for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Audi Q5 and the Lincoln MKC.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q5 and the Lincoln MKC. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Audi Q5 as you will in the Lincoln MKC.

The Audi Q5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln MKC.