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2021 Audi Q5
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
MSRP
$43,300
Invoice
$40,703
Average Price Paid
$40,817
1,567 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
MSRP
$35,400
Invoice
$33,420
Average Price Paid
$33,945
1,115 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Audi Q5
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
Fair Price
$41,748
Good Price
$39,534
Great Price
$38,268
2021 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Fair Price
$34,550
Good Price
$32,889
Great Price
$31,938

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Audi Q5
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Audi has made a commitment to electrification across its lineup. That takes the form of all-electric (BEV), hybrid (HEV), and plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEV). The Q5, which entered its ...

2021 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The X1, BMW’s subcompact crossover, received a mid-cycle refresh for the 2020 model year and carries over mostly unchanged for 2021. The X1 competes against vehicles like the Audi Q3, ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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Specs

2021 Audi Q5
2.0T quattro Premium AWD
2021 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
25 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 16.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
261 hp @ 5,000 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.9 in 40.4 in
Back Legroom 38 in 37 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 25.9 cu ft 27.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,036 lbs 924 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 4,400 lbs --
Exterior
Length 184.3 in 175.5 in
Width 84.2 in 81.1 in
Height 65.5 in 62.9 in
Wheelbase 111 in 105.1 in

Available Options

2021 Audi Q5
2.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Trailer Hitch
  • Wheels: 19" 5-Double-Arm Design Bi-Color Finish
2021 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Storm Bay Metallic

Option Packages

  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • ACC Stop & Go + Active Driving Assistant
  • Convenience Package
  • Heated Front Seats & Steering Wheel
  • Led Headlights W/Cornering Lights
  • Luxury Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Black W/Blue Highlight, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" M Double-Spoke Bi-Color
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" Y-Spoke Bi-Color

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