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Acura RDX vs. Audi Q5 Wexford PA


Acura RDX vs Audi Q5


When comparing the 2019 Acura RDX and 2019 Audi Q5, drivers in Wexford, Pittsburgh, and Cranberry Township want to see which vehicle offers the better performance and capabilities combined with a superior design for top-notch comfort and enjoyment.

In this comparison of the Acura RDX vs. Audi Q5, our team at Baierl Acura put these two vehicles side-by-side to show you what each of them can offer to you.


Exterior Designs of the RDX vs Audi Q5

At first look, each of these SUVs have a sleek look designed with a sporty appearance. But as you take a closer look at the details in the exterior design of the Acura RDX vs. Audi Q5, you'll notice that there are more bold and useful features standard on the RDX.

Both vehicles come with LED taillights, but with the Acura RDX, you'll also get the Jewel Eye® LED that strongly illuminates your path at night. And the RDX comes with bigger and more stylish 19-inch alloy wheels compared to the 18-inch wheels standard in the Q5.

The Acura RDX also comes standard with the large Panoramic Tilt and Slide Moonroof, so you can enjoy some fresh air and natural light while cruising around.

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Acura RDX vs Audi Q5 Specs


The Audi Q5 is equipped with a 2.0L TFSI® engine that puts out 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque and is paired with the 7-speed S tronic® automatic transmission.

The Acura RDX boasts more power with 272 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque delivered from the Turbo 2.0l 4-cylinder 16-valve DOHC VTEC® engine. This is matched with a 10-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters for a smoother, sporty drive when accelerating.


Acura RDX vs Q5 Interior


Versatile is one way you can describe these two vehicles. Each gives you the ability to fold the second row to make the most of the space inside for cargo. Although the Audi Q5 is limited to 26.8 cu. ft. of cargo volume behind the second row compared to the 29.5 cu. ft. of cargo space supplied in the back of the RDX.

Both models can seat up to five people, providing everyone with a spacious ride. The more sophisticated and comfortable ride awaits in the Acura RDX though. The sport seats afford a more luxurious experience inside the RDX.

There are also the front 12-way power seats with power lumbar support that let you obtain a comfortable and personalized seated position for the duration of your drive. The Audi Q5 has power-adjusting front seats, too, but they only have an 8-way adjustment. And you will also have standard heated front seats if you choose to get the Acura RDX.


Learn More About the Acura RDX


If the Acura RDX is looking more and more like the ideal vehicle for you to cruise around Wexford, Pittsburgh, and Cranberry Township in, come visit our dealership today!

Our team at Baierl Acura is ready to show you all the features of the RDX and take you out for a test drive. Visit us today.


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