Here's Why the BMW X5 Beats Out Other Luxury SUVs here in the Columbus Area

Luxury crossovers and SUVs aren't all the same. But surely you knew that, if you find yourself here. Chances are, if you're reading this now, you want to compare and contrast the features and specs of some of Columbus' most popular luxury crossover models, the new BMW X5 and the new Audi Q5. Beyond their alpha-numeric names and the common number "5" in them, these two SUVs have a lot of differences that make them ideal for different kinds of SUV shoppers in the Columbus area. As such, if you've been thinking about the BMW X5 and Audi Q5 but haven't decided on either one just yet, here's a comprehensive comparison that we hope will help you make a more informed purchase or lease decision.

BMW X5 vs Audi Q5


BMW X5 Overview

The new BMW X5 takes the "ultimate" BMW performance & agility you desire in a spacious and rugged package. The epitome of luxury and sporting driving dynamics, the new BMW X5 has what it takes to elevate all your drives near Columbus and beyond. This SUV is defined by a large V6 engine, a long list of standard safety features and multimedia technologies including a 12.3-inch touchscreen multimedia interface, and a trim for everyone.

Audi Q5 Overview

The new Audi Q5 compact luxury SUV offers ample luxuries to keep you appeased, wherever you go. This Audi SUV comes standard with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine, Audi Pre Sense Basic and Pre Sense City safety technologies, and a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system.

Compare the Audi Q5 and BMW X5

Here's why we think the BMW X5 makes a great choice when comparing it with the Audi Q5:

  • The BMW X5 provides a 12.3-inch touchscreen versus the Audi Q5's 7-inch touchscreen.
  • The BMW X5 boasts a 335-horsepower V6 versus the Audi Q5's 248-horsepower four-cylinder.
  • Both the BMW X5 and Audi Q5 provide the confidence of standard all-wheel-drive.
  • Both SUVs seat five, but the BMW X5 offers about 72 cubic feet of max cargo space versus the Audi Q5's 60.4 cubic feet of cargo space.
  • From a Wi-Fi hotspot to satellite radio to wireless charging, both the Q5 and X5 offer the latest technological conveniences and amenities.
  • The BMW X5 can tow as much as 7,200 pounds. The Audi Q5 can tow up to 4,400 pounds.
  • Like the Audi Q5, the new BMW X5 offers a 4-year/50,000 mile new vehicle limited warranty.

Learn More or Request a Test-Drive A Luxury SUV in Columbus, GA: Contact Us Today!

Interested in seeing for yourself how the new BMW X5 and Audi Q5 luxury SUVs compare? Don't hesitate to browse our new BMW inventory and contact us with questions! If you're ready to take the next steps in your BMW X5 leasing or purchasing journey, visit our luxury SUV dealershipin Columbus, GA for a test-drive and BMW financing consultation! We're glad to help however else we can here at BMW of Columbus, and we look forward to getting you behind-the-wheel of the BMW that best suits you sometime soon!


BMW of Columbus

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