2017 Range Rover Sport vs. The 2017 Audi Q5

Range Rover Sport

Q5

          

The 2017 Range Rover Sport and Audi Q5 both deliver performance and utility. Either one of these models might attract your attention if you're shopping for a luxury sport utility vehicle in the Schaumburg area. So which one is the better buy? Take a closer look at how they compare right here before you make up your mind.

Powertrain and Performance

What are you looking for out of a premium SUV? Power? Performance? Efficiency? Off-road capability? More likely than not it's some combination of all of those. So which one of these delivers the better package?

  • Range Rover Sport: The base Range Rover Sport makes 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque with a supercharged 3.0L V6 engine. This engine will propel the Range Rover Sport from 0 to 60 mph in 6.9 seconds according to Land Rover.

  • Audi Q5: The Q5 uses a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder to make 220 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. This engine will propel the Q5 from 0 to 60 mph in 7.0 seconds according to Audi.

Both of these models get an eight-speed automatic transmission with all-wheel drive. The Range Rover Sport has an advantage with the Terrain Response system that provides superior control over traction and stability settings, so you can take on any terrain or any road conditions. Finally, the Range Rover delivers superior towing capacity with a maximum of up to 7,716 pounds, compared to 4,400 pounds in the Audi.

Convenience and Comfort

The Range Rover Sport has a feature that the Q5 can't offer: it offers a third row seat for up to seven passengers as an option. The Range Rover Sport also gives you more cargo capacity at up to 62.2 cubic feet of cargo, compared to the 57.3 cubic feet of capacity in the Audi Q5.

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Come drive the latest Land Rover Range Rover Sport here at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates. Land Rover Hoffman Estates is a leading Land Rover dealership serving the Chicagoland area, so come visit us today!