The Audi Q5 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the BMW X3, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Audi Q5 and the BMW X3.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi Q5 as you will with the BMW X3, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.
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 BMW X3. 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 BMW X3 have similar Destination Charges.
The Audi Q5 is about the same width as the BMW X3. When looking at overall length, the Audi Q5 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW X3.
With somewhat higher torque, the Audi Q5 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the BMW X3.
The Audi Q5 has a smaller turning radius than the BMW X3, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When considering towing capacity, the Audi Q5 is clearly the choice over the BMW X3 for pulling heavy loads. The Audi Q5 has a little more horsepower than the BMW X3.
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q5 and the BMW X3. The Audi Q5 has less cargo space than the BMW X3, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.
The Audi Q5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW X3.
Compare the 2014 Audi Q5 and the 2014 BMW X3.
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MSRP*: $37,300 - $46,500
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MSRP*: $39,800 - $44,900
|Cash Back Rebate:||Visit Rebate Center||Up to $750|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 1.90%||As low as 2.99%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 3.00%|
|City MPG:||18 - 24||19 - 21|
|Highway MPG:||26 - 31||26 - 28|
|Engine(s):||Inline-4, V-6||Inline-4, Inline-6|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Invoice*:||$34,690 - $43,247||$36,615 - $41,310|
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