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2014 Audi Q5 hybrid vs. 2015 Porsche Macan Review

Comparison Review

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 hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Porsche Macan. 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 Porsche Macan.

Dimensions
The Audi Q5 hybrid is a little narrower than the Porsche Macan, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Audi Q5 hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Porsche Macan.

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

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Audi Q5 hybrid is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Audi Q5 hybrid has a lot less horsepower than the Porsche Macan.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q5 hybrid and the Porsche Macan. The Audi Q5 hybrid has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Porsche Macan.

Warranty
The Audi Q5 hybrid comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche Macan.

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2014 Audi
Q5 hybrid

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MSRP*: $51,300

2015 Porsche
Macan

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MSRP*: $49,900 - $72,300
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 2.49%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 4.80%
City MPG: 24 --
Highway MPG: 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $47,710 --

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