2016 Audi Q5 Review
2016 Audi Q5

SUV Q5 2.0T Premium
General InformationQ5 Q5 2.0T PremiumRDX FWDGLC-Class GLC300Macan S
MSRP$40,900$35,370$38,950$52,600
ClassCompact Luxury SUVCompact Luxury SUVCompact Luxury SUVCompact Luxury SUV
BodystyleSUVSUVSUVSUV
Rating
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesQ5 Q5 2.0T PremiumRDX FWDGLC-Class GLC300Macan S
2.0-liter I4 turbo 220 hpStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]20 / 28---------
2.0-liter I4 turbo 241 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------na / na---
3.0-liter V6 turbo 340 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---------17 / 23
3.5-liter V6 279 hpNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---20 / 29------
Transmissions
6-speed automaticNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
7-speed dual-clutchNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
8-speed automaticStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
9-speed automaticNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Exterior DimensionsQ5 Q5 2.0T PremiumRDX FWDGLC-Class GLC300Macan S
Length [in.]182.6184.4183.3184.3
Width [in.]74.773.774.476.1
Height [in.]65.265.064.563.4
Wheelbase [in.]110.5105.7113.1110.5
Front Track [in.]63.763.163.965.2
Rear Track [in.]63.563.463.765.0
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
Rear Fog LightsStandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Auto-dimming Door MirrorsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Power SunroofStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear LiftgateStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandardStandardStandard
Roof RackStandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Underbody ProtectionNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Interior DimensionsQ5 Q5 2.0T PremiumRDX FWDGLC-Class GLC300Macan S
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]101.5103.5------
Seating Cap.5555
Headroom Front [in.]39.438.741.9---
Headroom Rear [in.]39.038.139.6---
Legroom Front [in.]41.042.041.4---
Legroom Rear [in.]37.438.337.3---
Shoulderroom Front [in.]57.758.757.3---
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]56.457.256.5---
Hiproom Front [in.]---55.7------
Hiproom Rear [in.]---53.8------
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]29.126.120.517.7
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Dual-Zone Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Automatic Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Air ConditioningStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Refrigerated Glove BoxStandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Navigation SystemNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Power SunroofStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardStandardStandardStandard
Garage-door TransmitterStandardStandardStandardStandard
Leatherette Seat-UpholsteryNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Leather Seat-UpholsteryStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Part-Leatherette Seat-UpholsteryNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power Driver Seat AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Driver SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Memory Driver SeatNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power Passenger Seat AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
8-way Front SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
4-way Passenger SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
8-way Passenger SeatStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Rear SeatStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
RadioStandardStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Satellite-radioStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Satellite-radio capabilityNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Weatherband radioNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Internet AccessNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandardStandardStandard
10 SpeakersStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
11 SpeakersNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
6 SpeakersNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
7 SpeakersNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Safety FeaturesQ5 Q5 2.0T PremiumRDX FWDGLC-Class GLC300Macan S
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandardStandard
Anti-roll ControlStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Knee AirbagNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear Side AirbagsNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Front Anti-Whiplash Head RestraintsNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Emergency Communication SystemNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Technical Features
DrivelineAWDFWDRWDAWD
Xenon HeadlightsStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
LedheadlightsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandardStandardStandard
DirectionallyadaptiveheadlightsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Parking AssistNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Security SystemStandardStandardStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
TrackerNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]4,0903,7373,8924,112
Weight Distribution---61 / 39------
GVWR [lbs.]------5,2915,622
Coefficient of Drag0.33---0.310.36
Towing Capacity [lbs.]4,4001,5003,5004,409
Fuel Capacity [gal.]19.816.017.419.8
Steering
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front MacPherson StrutsNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Rear Multi-LinkStandardStandardStandardStandard
Adaptive SuspensionNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Auto-Leveling SuspensionNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Tires
Front P235/55 VR19Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Front P235/60 HR18StandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Front P235/60 VR18Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P235/60 HR18StandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear P235/60 VR18Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P255/50 VR19Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Brakes
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Vented Disc BrakesNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available