THE 2019 INFINITI QX50 VS AUDI Q5
Getting behind the wheel of the right luxury crossover can certainly add more to your experiences of driving throughout the streets of Long Beach, Torrance, and Fullerton. But, if you’re stuck choosing between the 2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. Audi Q5, you’ve come to the right place. At Cerritos INFINITI, we’re here to help drivers in Riverside and Glendale learn more about this luxury crossover.
Keep reading this 2019 QX50 vs. Q5 comparison to see which one of these crossovers is the one for you!
INFINITI QX50 VS AUDI Q5 POWER & PERFORMANCE
Both these stylish luxury vehicles deliver impressive performances, however, there’s a few notable differences with their respective engineering and output that you’ll want to know about. The QX50 includes the 2.0-liter VC Turbo 4-cylinder engine, and the Audi Q5 features the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder TFSI® engine. The QX50 includes the Xtronic® CVT (continuously variable transmission) and the Q5 features a 7-speed automatic transmission. In terms of output, the 2019 QX50 delivers an impressive 268 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque, while the Audi Q5 maxes out its performance with 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque.
LUXURY CROSSOVER CABIN SPACE & COMFORT
The INFINITI QX50 and the Audi Q5 each offer a comfortable amount of space for their respective five passengers. While both cabins are spacious, the QX50 has a clear advantage in headroom, with 41 inches offered to front passengers and 39.1 inches for the passengers in the rear. The Audi Q5 offers 40.2 inches of headroom to its front row passengers, but the biggest difference is in the rear where passengers only get 37.7 inches of headroom. As for the cargo area, the QX50 offers 31.4 cubic feet behind the rear seats while the Q5 offers 26.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind its last row.
TECHNOLOGY & ENTERTAINMENT FEATURES
Adding to the stylish cabins are the assortment of sophisticated technology that each vehicle offers. The Audi A5 includes a 7-inch touchscreen display while the INFINITI QX50 features the 8-inch/7-inch Dual-Display INFINITI InTouch™ system. Each vehicle offers a radio, a CD player, and USB/auxiliary inputs for any external media devices that can be accessed through voice recognition technology—a feature that both crossovers include with their infotainment systems. Additionally, the 2019 INFINITI QX50 features a 3-month trial subscription of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.
CHOOSING THE 2019 INFINITI QX50 VS AUDI Q5
In this luxury crossover comparison, you got a strong sense of what each vehicle offers. However, you also learned that the INFINITI QX50 offers more in each of the categories that we covered. You can learn even more about the QX50 and all that it offers by taking a closer look, or even getting into the cabin and experiencing its impressive performance on the road.
At Cerritos INFINITI, we’re happy to help drivers in Riverside and Glendale find the right luxury vehicle that will add a little adventure to their routine trips around Long Beach, Torrance, and Fullerton.