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2017 Volvo XC60 vs. 2018 Audi Q5 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi Q5 than in the Volvo XC60, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Audi Q5 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC60.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Volvo XC60 as you will with the Audi Q5, 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). The Volvo XC60 is somewhat more expensive than the Audi Q5. 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 Volvo XC60 and the Audi Q5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Volvo XC60 is about the same width as the Audi Q5. When looking at overall length, the Volvo XC60 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Audi Q5.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Volvo XC60 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Audi Q5.

Handling
The Volvo XC60 has the same turning radius as the Audi Q5, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Audi Q5 is clearly the choice over the Volvo XC60 for pulling heavy loads. The Volvo XC60 has a little more horsepower than the Audi Q5.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Volvo XC60 and the Audi Q5. The Volvo XC60 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Audi Q5.

Warranty
The Volvo XC60 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi Q5.

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Compare the 2017 Volvo XC60 and the 2018 Audi Q5.

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2017 Volvo
XC60

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MSRP*: $40,950 - $51,000

2018 Audi
Q5

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MSRP*: $41,500
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City MPG: 19 - 23 23
Highway MPG: 27 - 31 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $38,493 - $47,940 $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.