Compare the 2018 Audi Q5 to the Fully Redesigned 2019 Acura RDX

Which is bigger: the Acura RDX or the Audi Q5? Which costs more? Which has more cargo space? Which is more powerful? Is the Audi Q5 better for families, or does the Acura RDX's safety features make it more kid-friendly?

After a major redesign, the all-new 2019 Acura RDX is more competitive than ever against top rivals in Charlotte like the 2018 Audi Q5 compact SUV.

Watch the video above, or read on to see just the highlights of this Acura RDX vs Audi Q5 comparison.

Compare Style and Design

  • The updated Audi Q5 looks clean and classic--but aging
  • The new design of the 2019 Acura RDX is bold and refreshing, kicking outdated SUV styling to the curb
  • The cabin design of the Audi Q5 isn't very ergonomic or driver-centric
  • The interior of the Acura RDX is made for today's driver and their fast-paced lifestyle
  • An available A-Spec package adds sporty styling to Acura's compact SUV

Compare Features and Technology

  • Stylish options like a panoramic moonroof are pricey extras on the Audi Q5--they're standard on the Acura RDX
  • The Audi Q5 opts for a Bang & Olufsen sound system with a basic run of speakers
  • The all-new 2019 Acura RDX offers a stunning Acura ELS Studio 3D Premium Audio System with more speakers--including one in the ceiling
  • Audi's quattro all-wheel drive is your only option on all models
  • Acura Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive is an option on the full lineup, but FWD comes standard on entry-level models for convenience

Click the link above to see our full competitive comparison and review of the all-new 2019 Acura RDX against the Audi Q5--one of its top rivals in Charlotte.


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