2016 Acura MDX vs 2016 Audi Q5 Asheville NC

The Sophisticated 2016 Audi Q5 Offers Exceptional Style & Function

The 2016 Audi Q5 features a new, lightweight platform that improves handling and increases fuel efficiency. The redesigned exterior is certain to turn heads wherever the road takes you without changing its timeless, sophisticated appeal

Impeccable details unify the 2016 Q5's 2016 Audi Q5 Interiorspacious cabin. Leather upholstery, heated mirrors, and tri-zone climate control exude sophistication and class.

Along with a cohesive, elegant aesthetic, the technology-rich interior provides drivers and passengers with instant access to technology to enhance the journey. Standard technology features include Bluetooth, a ten-speaker sound system, Sirius satellite radio, iPod connectivity, and more. The available Audi Connect features a simple link to a Wi-Fi hotspot supporting up to eight devices. Run Google maps with real-time traffic, news, weather, and even gas prices.

All Audi Q5 trims come with standard Audi quattro® all-wheel drive. Drivers can't go wrong choosing a superb engine from the range of available options:

  • TFSI® turbocharged four-cylinder engine (gas 2.0T or hybrid)
  • V6 (diesel 3.0T, gas 3.0T, or SQ5 3.0T)

In contrast, 2016 Acura MDX drivers only get one engine choice: a standard V6 engine.

Stay Safe in a 2016 Audi Q5

With one of the most comprehensive set of safety features in its class, the 2016 Q5 is committed to providing the safest ride possible for drivers and passengers. A 5-star side crash safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and hard-to-find front and rear thorax airbags not found on other models, like the 2016 Acura MDX, demonstrate the Audi's commitment to safety.

Schedule an appointment and test drive a 2016 Audi Q5 to see and feel the superior difference for yourself.

2016 Audi Q5
2016 Acura MDX
Range of MSRP*
$40,900 - $53,300$42,865 - $57,080
TrimsPremium, Premium Plus, Prestige, SQ5, Hybrid
AcuraWatch Plus, Technology, Entertainment, Advance


Horsepower220 - 354 HP290 HP
Torque258 - 346 lb.-ft.267 lb.-ft.
Displacement2.0 - 3.0L 3.5L
TypeTFSI® turbocharged four-cylinder engine


Supercharged V6



Direct Injection V-6
EPA City17 (SQ5) / 19 mpg (2.0T gas) / 24 mpg (2.0T hybrid)
19 - 20 mpg (FWD)
EPA Highway24 (SQ5) / 27 mpg (2.0T) / 30 mpg (2.0T hybrid)
18 - 19 mpg (FWD)


Transmission8-speed Tiptronic® automatic transmission
9-speed automatic transmission
DrivetrainAudi quattro® All-Wheel DriveFront-Wheel Drive

Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) Optional


Rear Leg Room37.4 in.36.6 in.
Trunk Volume29.1 cu. ft.26.1 cu. ft.

*MSRP: Starting price represents the manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) for the base model trim. See "Trims" options for MSRP of model shown. The MSRP does not include destination and handling charges, taxes, title, license,options, and dealer chargers. Actual prices are set by the dealer and may vary. **All MPG figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage will vary among options, driving conditions, driving habits, and the vehicle's condition.

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Audi Asheville

621 Brevard Road
Directions Asheville, NC 28806

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