2020 Audi Q5 e vs. 2020 Nissan Armada | NewCars.com

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2020 Audi Q5 e vs. 2020 Nissan Armada Review

New 2020 Audi Q5 e

2020 Audi
Q5 e

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New 2020 Nissan Armada

2020 Nissan
Armada

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MSRP*
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$52,900
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$47,500 to $63,930
Invoice* $49,727 $44,040 to $59,256
MPG - City N/A 13 - 14
MPG - Hwy N/A 18 - 19
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ***
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**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 Nissan Armada than in the Audi Q5 e, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Audi Q5 e and the Nissan Armada.

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 e will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Armada. 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 e carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Nissan Armada.

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

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

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi Q5 e has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Audi Q5 e seats a lot fewer people than the Nissan Armada. The Audi Q5 e has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi Q5 e than that of the Nissan Armada.