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2018 Audi Q5 vs. 2017 Buick Enclave Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Audi Q5 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Buick Enclave. The Audi Q5 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Buick Enclave, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi Q5 as you will with the Buick Enclave, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Audi Q5 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Buick Enclave. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi Q5 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Buick Enclave.

Dimensions
Since the Audi Q5 is much slimmer than the Buick Enclave, 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 Buick Enclave.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi Q5 and the Buick Enclave are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Audi Q5 is clearly the choice over the Buick Enclave for pulling heavy loads. The Audi Q5 has a little less horsepower than the Buick Enclave.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Audi Q5 seats a lot fewer people than the Buick Enclave. The Audi Q5 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Buick Enclave.

Warranty
The Audi Q5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Buick Enclave.

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2018 Audi
Q5

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MSRP*: $41,500

2017 Buick
Enclave

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MSRP*: $39,065 - $49,625
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City MPG: 23 15
Highway MPG: 27 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $38,596 $37,112 - $47,144

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*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.