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2013 Audi Q5 hybrid vs. 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi Q5 hybrid than in the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid. The Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Audi Q5 hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi Q5 hybrid as you will with the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid, 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 hybrid will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid. 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 hybrid carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Audi Q5 hybrid is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Audi Q5 hybrid, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid.

Drivetrain
The Audi Q5 hybrid has much lower torque than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid is clearly the choice over the Audi Q5 hybrid for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Audi Q5 hybrid has a lot less horsepower than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Audi Q5 hybrid seats a lot fewer people than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid. The Audi Q5 hybrid has significantly less cargo capacity than the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi Q5 hybrid than that of the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid.

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2013 Audi
Q5 hybrid

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MSRP*: $50,900
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Tahoe Hybrid

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MSRP*: $53,620 - $56,425
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City MPG: 24 20
Highway MPG: 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Invoice*: $47,338 $50,671 - $53,322

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