Audi Q5 vs BMW 5 Series

Should you buy Audi Q5 or BMW 5 Series? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Audi Q5 price starts at Rs 65.18 Lakh ex-showroom for Premium Plus (Petrol) and BMW 5 Series price starts Rs 68.90 Lakh ex-showroom for 520d M Sport (Diesel). Q5 has 1984 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while 5 Series has 1995 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Q5 has a mileage of 13.47 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the 5 Series has a mileage of 17.42 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Q5 Vs 5 Series

Key HighlightsAudi Q5BMW 5 Series
On Road PriceRs.81,96,310*Rs.81,15,068*
Fuel TypePetrolDiesel
Engine(cc)19841995
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Audi Q5 vs BMW 5 Series Comparison

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        Audi Q5
        Audi Q5
        Rs70.45 Lakh*
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            BMW 5 Series
            BMW 5 Series
            Rs68.90 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.81,96,310*
          Rs.81,15,068*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.1,56,000/month
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          Rs.1,54,451/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.2,74,000
          Q5 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.1
          Based on 47 Reviews
          4.2
          Based on 50 Reviews
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          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          2.0 L TFSI
          EngineType
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          1984
          1995
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          245.59bhp@5000-6000rpm
          190bhp@4000rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          370Nm@1600-4300bhp
          400Nm@1750rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Valve Configuration
          Valve configuration refers to the number and arrangement of intake and exhaust valves in each engine cylinder.
          -
          DOHC
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          -
          Turbo
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          7-Speed AT
          8-Speed AT
          Mild HybridNoNo
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Diesel
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          13.47
          17.42
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          70
          70
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          237
          250
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          5-link front axle; tubular anti-roll bar
          Adaptive Suspension
          Rear Suspension
          5-link rear axle; tubular anti-roll bar
          Adaptive Suspension
          Steering Type
          -
          Electric
          Steering Gear Type
          -
          Rack&Pinion
          Front Brake Type
          -
          Ventilated Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          -
          Ventilated Disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          237
          250
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          6.3
          5.7
          Tyre Size
          235/55 R19
          F:245/45R18, R:275/40R18
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4682
          4963
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1893
          2126
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1653
          1497
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2500
          2651
          Rear Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
          -
          1631
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          1970
          1695
          Rear Headroom (mm)
          Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
          998
          verified
          977
          verified
          Front Headroom (mm)
          Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
          1059
          verified
          977
          verified
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          520
          530
          No. of Doors
          5
          4
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power Steering
          -
          Yes
          Power Windows Front
          -
          Yes
          Power Windows Rear
          -
          Yes
          Power Boot
          -
          Yes
          Power folding 3rd Row Seat
          -
          No
          Automatic Climate Control
          3 Zone
          4 Zone
          Air Quality Control
          -
          Optional
          Remote Trunk Opener
          Some cars have buttons on the key to unlock only the trunk/boot of the car without unlocking any of the doors.
          YesYes
          Remote Engine Start/Stop
          -
          Yes
          Low Fuel Warning Light
          -
          Yes
          Accessory Power Outlet
          -
          Yes
          Trunk Light
          -
          Yes
          Remote Horn & Light Control
          -
          Yes
          Vanity Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Rear Reading Lamp
          -
          Yes
          Rear Seat Headrest
          -
          Yes
          Adjustable Headrest
          -
          Yes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
          -
          Yes
          Cup Holders Front
          -
          Yes
          Cup Holders Rear
          -
          Yes
          Rear AC Vents
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats Front
          -
          Yes
          Seat Lumbar Support
          -
          Yes
          Active Noise Cancellation
          -
          Yes
          Multifunction Steering Wheel
          -
          Yes
          Cruise Control
          -
          Yes
          Parking Sensors
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Find My Car Location
          -
          Yes
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          -
          Yes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          -
          40:20:40 Split
          Smart Access Card Entry
          -
          Yes
          Smart Key Band
          -
          Yes
          Engine Start Stop Button
          -
          Yes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          -
          Front Door
          Voice CommandYesYes
          USB Charger
          -
          Front & Rear
          Central Console Armrest
          -
          With Storage
          Tailgate Ajar
          -
          Yes
          Hands-Free Tailgate
          -
          Yes
          Gear Shift IndicatorNoNo
          Rear CurtainNoNo
          Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
          Massage Seats
          -
          Front
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          -
          Drive Modes
          6
          5
          Air Conditioner
          -
          Yes
          Heater
          -
          Yes
          Adjustable Steering
          -
          Yes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          Front
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Multi Tripmeter
          -
          Yes
          Leather SeatsYesYes
          Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
          Leather Steering Wheel
          -
          Yes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift Selector
          -
          Yes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          -
          Yes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          YesYes
          Outside Temperature Display
          -
          Yes
          Cigarette Lighter
          -
          Optional
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control Eco
          -
          Yes
          Folding Table In The Rear
          Refers to a fold-out table tray attached either to the back of the front seats or in the central section of the rear seats.
          -
          Optional
          Dual Tone Dashboard
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Contour ambient lighting with 30 colours, Decorative inlays in Audi exclusive piano black,Audi Virtual Cockpit Plus is an innovative, fully digital instrument cluster, The 31.24 cm display offers full HD quality, can choose the “dynamic” and “sport” display options,The display can be tailored to the driver’s requirements to show speed, engine speed, maps, radio and media information and plenty more
          Black, Leather 'Dakota' Black Exclusive Stitching/Piping In Contrast
          Exterior
          Available ColorsMythos Black MetallicFloret Silver MetallicIbis WhiteNavarra Blue MetallicManhattan GrayQ5 ColorsCarbon BlackAlpine WhiteBluestone MetallicPhytonic Blue5 Series Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable Headlights
          -
          Yes
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          YesYes
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror
          Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
          -
          No
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          -
          Yes
          Headlamp Washers
          Refers to water jets that clean the headlights. This is beneficial when driving in the rain, or in muddy conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Wheel Covers
          -
          No
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Power Antenna
          -
          No
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          YesYes
          Removable Or Convertible Top
          A roof usually made of lightweight material or canvas/fabric that can be removed to make the vehicle an open top.
          -
          No
          Roof Carrier
          -
          Optional
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Moon RoofYesYes
          Side Stepper
          Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
          -
          No
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          -
          Yes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          Yes
          -
          Smoke Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          Yes
          -
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          Yes
          -
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights
          Trunk Opener
          Remote
          -
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          YesYes
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          -
          Yes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Singleframe grille with vertical struts
          Active Air Stream Kidney Grill,M light alloy wheels Double-spoke style 662 M with mixed tyres., Glass sunroof, electric, Rain sensor and automatic driving lights, Heat protection glazing, Comfort access system - ‘keyless’ opening and locking of the vehicle including contactless opening of tailgate, Exterior mirrors electrically foldable with automatic anti-dazzle function on driver side, mirror heating, memory, integrated turn indicators and automatic parking function for passenger-side exterior mirror, BMW Display Key, BMW Laserlight including (LED low-beam headlights and high-beam headlights with laser module with up to 650m range)(Blue laser design element and exclusive BMW Laserlight signature)(No dazzle high-beam assistance (BMW Selective Beam)(Cornering light function - LED daytime running lights and LED turn indicators), Air Breather in Black High-Gloss, BMW Kidney Grille with vertical slats in Black High-Gloss, Car key with exclusive M designation, Front bumper with specific design elements in Black High-Gloss, Mirror base, B-pillar finisher and window guide rail in Black High-Gloss, M designation on the front side panels, M door sill finishers, illuminated, M Sport brake with dark blue brake calipers with M designation, M Aerodynamics package with front apron, side skirts and rear apron with diffuser insert in metallic Dark Shadow, Tailpipe finisher trapezoidal in Chrome High-Gloss, Window recess cover and finisher for window frame in Black High-Gloss,
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          YesYes
          Tyre Size
          235/55 R19
          F:245/45R18, R:275/40R18
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          8
          6
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearYesNo
          Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction ControlYesYes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          Curtain Airbag, Parking assist
          Airbag, passenger side, deactivatable via key, Anti-lock Braking System with Brake Assist and Dynamic Braking lights, Active Park Distance Control, rear, Attentiveness Assistant, BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Crash sensor, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Electric parking brake with auto hold function, Electronic vehicle iobiliser, Fully integrated emergency spare wheel, ISOFIX child seat mounting, Runflat indicator, Runflat tyres with reinforced side walls, Rear doors with mechanical childproof lock, Side-impact protection, Three-point seat belts for all seats, including pyrotechnic belt tensioners in the front and belt force limiters in the front and outer rear seats, Warning triangle with first-aid kit,
          Rear Camera
          With Guidedlines
          -
          Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          Driver and Passenger
          -
          Speed Alert
          -
          Yes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Knee Airbags
          Driver
          -
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Heads Up DisplayYesYes
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
          Driver
          -
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot MonitorYesYes
          Lane Watch Camera
          -
          No
          Geo Fence Alert
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent ControlNoYes
          Hill Assist
          -
          No
          Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
          -
          Yes
          360 View Camera
          -
          Yes
          Curtain AirbagYes
          -
          Electronic Brakeforce DistributionYes
          -
          Entertainment & Communication
          Cd Player
          -
          No
          Cd Changer
          -
          No
          Dvd Player
          -
          No
          Radio
          -
          Yes
          Audio System Remote Control
          -
          No
          Mirror Link
          -
          Yes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN Audio
          -
          Yes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary Input
          -
          Yes
          Bluetooth Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Wifi Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Compass
          -
          Yes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          10
          12.3
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          Internal Storage
          -
          Yes
          No. of Speakers
          19
          16
          Rear Entertainment System
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          3D Premium Sound System, centre speaker and subwoofer, with a 16-channel amplifier the output of 755 watts
          iDrive Touch with handwriting recognition with direct access buttons, Harman Kardon Surround Sound system (464 W),Wireless Smartphone Integration, Fully Digital Instrument Display with 31.2cm (12.3”) display adapted to individual character design for Drive modes, BMW Gesture Control
          SubwooferNoNo
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          Pros and Cons

          • Pros
          • Cons

            Audi Q5

            • Gets a bit more of an identity thanks to a sportier design
            • A spacious and practical cabin, an ideal formula for family luxury
            • Decently specced feature list
            • Can be pushed or driven comfortably with ease
            • All-wheel drivetrain as standard

            BMW 5 Series

            • Rewarding to drive
            • Supple ride
            • Solidly built
            • Feature loaded

            Audi Q5

            • A petrol-only offering
            • Cabin could've had a little less hard plastics
            • Lack of advanced driver assistance features

            BMW 5 Series

            • Rear seat experience
            • Sharp bumps can upset the suspension

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          Which car is cheaper between Audi Q5 and BMW 5 Series?

          Audi Q5 price starts at Rs 65.18 Lakh & BMW 5 Series price starts at Rs 68.90 Lakh in New Delhi. Audi Q5 is cheaper between these two cars.

          Which car has good mileage Audi Q5 and BMW 5 Series?

          The mileage of Q5 is 13.47 kmpl in New Delhi & The mileage of 5 Series is 17.42 kmpl in New Delhi. BMW 5 Series gives better mileage than Audi Q5.
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