2020 Audi Q5 vs. 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2020 Audi Q5 vs. 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Review

New 2020 Audi Q5

2020 Audi
Q5

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New 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport

2020 Volkswagen
Atlas Cross Sport

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MSRP*
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$43,300
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$30,545 to $49,795
Invoice* $40,703 to $40,704 $29,292 to $47,754
MPG - City 22 16 - 21
MPG - Hwy 28 22 - 24
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Audi Q5 than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport. The Audi Q5 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Audi Q5, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

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). The Audi Q5 is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport. 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 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Audi Q5 is much slimmer than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, 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 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi Q5 and the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Audi Q5 has a smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Audi Q5. The Audi Q5 has a little less horsepower than the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

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

Warranty
The Audi Q5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.