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2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2021 Volkswagen Arteon Review

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2021 INFINITI
Q50

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2021 Volkswagen
Arteon

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MSRP*
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$36,700 to $57,850
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$36,995 to $46,995
Invoice* $34,682 to $54,668 $35,478 to $45,068
MPG - City 19 - 20 20 - 22
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 31 - 32
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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 back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Arteon than the INFINITI Q50, due to its greater head- and legroom. The INFINITI Q50 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the INFINITI Q50 as you will with the Volkswagen Arteon, as they get the same number of miles per 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 INFINITI Q50 is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Arteon. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The INFINITI Q50 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Dimensions
Since the INFINITI Q50 is much slimmer than the Volkswagen Arteon, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the INFINITI Q50 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Arteon.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the INFINITI Q50 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Handling
The INFINITI Q50 has a smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Arteon, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the INFINITI Q50 is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the INFINITI Q50 and the Volkswagen Arteon. The INFINITI Q50 has significantly less cargo room than the Volkswagen Arteon, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI Q50 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Volkswagen Arteon in terms of months/miles.