If you're looking around Nashua for a new luxury SUV, both the 2020 Audi Q7 and 2020 Audi Q5 have probably popped up on your radar as luxury vehicles with stellar performance specs. Each of these SUVs provides the Audi driver with plenty to experience, and the only way to decide if you'd like the Q5 or Q7 is to dig deeper into their available engines and other details, gathered here by Audi Stratham!

Audi Q7 vs. Audi Q5: 2020 Engine and Performance Features 

Manchester drivers are looking for an SUV with plenty of power and other specs that lead to a controlled drive. Your engine options on the Q7 can get you the most robust towing performance, while the Q5 provides the first-ever hybrid engine on an Audi SUV. 

  • Base Engine: The Q5 or Q7 have the same base engine, 45 TFSI® 4-cylinder engine that produces 248 horsepower and 473 lb-ft of torque. With a tow hitch equipped, you can get a max towing capacity of 4,400 pounds on this engine. 
  • Q7 Upgrade: The larger Q7 can be upgraded to a 55 TFSI® 4-cylinder engine that produces 335 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. Such an engine results in a huge upgrade in max towing capacity - up to 7,700 pounds!
  • Q5 Upgrade: When you get the 55 TFSI® e Plug-in Hybrid, a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine you get an enormous upgrade to 362 horsepower and 360 lb-ft of torque. The max towing capacity remains at 4,400 pounds.

Some Concord drivers will want the powerful engine upgrades of the robust Q7, while others will appreciate the innovative hybrid engine on the Q5. Whether you choose the Q5 or Q7, you'll get the Audi drive select and quattro® all-wheel drive, advanced performance features for calm and controlled driving.

Audi Q7 vs. Audi Q5: 2020 Interior Features 

Inside either of these SUVs, you'll find high-end standard technology features like Audi smartphone interface with Apple Carplay® and Android Auto™ and the Audi pre sense® safety features in addition to some of the following interior highlights:

  • Audi Q5 Seating and Cargo: Seat up to 5 passengers in this SUV and maximize your cargo space with up to 53.1 cubic feet. 
  • Audi Q7 Seating and Cargo: Get a third row on the more hefty Q7 to seat up to 7 passengers and add more to your maximum cargo space -- 72.4 cubic feet total.

Finally, these luxury SUVs wouldn't be worth their name without the enviable design perks that are standard on both, such as leather seating surfaces, LED interior ambient lighting, wood inlays, and so much more! 

Research the Q7 or Q5 with Audi Stratham! 

There's so much to cover with the matchup of the Audi Q7 vs. Q5, and what you choose is ultimately a reflection of your needs as a driver. Nashua-area residents who are curious about either of these standout SUVs can contact Audi Stratham for even more details. Our experts are happy to answer all questions and our finance center even provides online applications. You can also compare the Q7 vs. BMW X5 or see how the Q3 and Q5 stack up. Contact us today to get the wheels rolling on your next vehicle!