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2018 Chevrolet Traverse vs. 2018 Audi Q5 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Traverse offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Audi Q5. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Traverse and the Audi Q5.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Traverse requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Audi Q5, making it more convenient to drive.

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). Clearly, the Chevrolet Traverse is a better financial choice over the Audi Q5, when considering MSRP. 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 Chevrolet Traverse and the Audi Q5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Traverse is much wider than the Audi Q5, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Traverse, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Audi Q5.

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

Performance
With the Chevrolet Traverse, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Audi Q5. The Chevrolet Traverse has a little more horsepower than the Audi Q5.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Chevrolet Traverse more than the Audi Q5, due to its significantly greater seating capacity.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Traverse is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Audi Q5.

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2018 Chevrolet
Traverse

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MSRP*: $29,930 - $52,050

2018 Audi
Q5

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MSRP*: $41,500
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City MPG: 17 - 18 23
Highway MPG: 25 - 27 N/A
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 7 - 8 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $29,780 - $49,448 $38,596

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.