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2022 Audi Q5 vs. 2021 Buick Enclave Review

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2022 Audi
Q5

MSRP*: $45,600 to $49,900
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2021 Buick
Enclave

MSRP*: $40,300 to $56,300
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MPG - City 23 MPG 17 - 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 28 MPG 25 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 seats
Cargo Space 51.9 - 54.1 ft3 97.6 ft3
Engine 261-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid) 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 7-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 261 hp 310 hp
Towing Capacity 4,400 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 184.3 - 184.6 in 204.3 in
Exterior Width 74.5 in 78.8 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 38.0 in
Front 41.2 in
Rear 38.9 in
Head Room Front 38.1 - 39.6 in
Rear 37.7 - 39.3 in
Front 41.2 - 42.6 in
Rear 39.9 in
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available ****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

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

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.

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.

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

Performance
The Audi Q5 has a little less horsepower than the Buick Enclave.

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

Utility
The Audi Q5 has less seating than the Buick Enclave, making the Buick Enclave the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Audi Q5 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Buick Enclave.