2023 Q5 vs 2023 Q5 Sportback Comparison in Columbus, OH

SUVs are becoming more and more popular out on the road. You get better ground clearance than a car, easier handling than a truck, and more interior space than your average car or sedan. With so many options out on the market it can be overwhelming to narrow the field. That's why we're here to help you here at Audi Columbus. Luxury SUVs are our thing, and we proudly offer a variety of models for you to choose from. Take the renowned 2023 Q5, a true feat of engineering with lots of safety features, interior comforts and the latest integrated technology. If you prefer an SUV with more of a sporty approach, take a look at the 2032 Q5 Sportback with a sloping roofline that truly lends itself to the SUV design. See how these two coveted models stack up against each other and get a look at the big picture here in Columbus with these handy comparison pages. Take a look and see which SUV draws your attention, then stop in and visit us here in Columbus for a test drive you won't soon forget. Let us help you find the next SUV of your dreams at Audi Columbus.

2023 Q5 vs 2023 Q5 Sportback Exterior

2023 Audi Q5 vs 2023 Audi Q5 Sportback: Design & Exterior Features

The 2023 Q5 offers standard 18-inch wheels on the base trim, with the option to upgrade to 20-inch wheels. The 2023 Q5 Sportback has standard 19-inch wheels and you can climb trim levels to 21-inch wheels. A tailgate roof spoiler is standard to the Q5 and a rear roof spoiler is standard on the Q5 Sportback. LED tail lights with dynamic turn signals and LED headlights are standard fare on both models as well as a trailer hitch. The Black Optic Package is available on both models with higher trim levels and includes high gloss black exterior elements, adding black roof rails to the Q5. OLED headlights are available only on the Q5.

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2023 Q5 vs 2023 Q5 Sportback Interior

The MMI system is standard fare for both vehicles, with connectivity with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto as well as a mobile hotspot feature and integration with Bluetooth®. Bring the feel of a concert to your cabin with the available Bang & Olufsen® premium sound system for either ride. For chilly drinks or hot beverages, the Prestige trim of either model offers Front Temperature Controlled Cup Holders.

2023 Audi Q5 vs 2023 Audi Q5 Sportback: Comfort & Technology

Three-zone climate control is standard fare on both the 2023 Q5 and 023 Q5 Sportback as well as heated front seats. Both the Q5 and Q5 Sportback have a max cargo volume of 54 cubic feet with your rear seats folded down to optimize space. Ventilated front seats are an available upgrade with sport seats on the Q5 Sportback and come as part of the Warm Weather Package on the Q5. Wood inlays are standard in both models, as well as the LED interior lighting package.

2023 Audi Q5 vs 2023 Audi Q5 Sportback: Performance

The 2023 Q5 offers two powertrain options starting with the 2L 40 TFSI® turbocharged 4-cylinder engine which pumps out 201 horsepower and 269 lb/ft of torque. Climb trims to the robust 45 TFSI® engine, which is the standard powertrain for the 2023 Q5 Sportback, for 261 horsepower and 273 lb/ft of torque. The 7-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission is standard on both models of the Q5 and offers an available 8-speed Tiptronic® automatic transmission option on higher trims. Standard on both models is the iconic quattro® all-wheel drive.

2023 Q5 vs 2023 Q5 Sportback Features

2023 Audi Q5 vs 2023 Audi Q5 Sportback: Safety

Both the Q5 and the Q5 Sportback received honors from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety in 2022 earning the titles of Top Safety Pick+. Currently the 2023 models are not yet rated. Standard fare on both the 2023 Q5 and 2023 Q5 Sportback includes Audi pre-sense® rear and basic while pre-sense® city is an available upgrade for both models. Adaptive cruise control is available for both vehicles on higher trims as well as a top view camera to give you a full picture of what's going on around you. Park Assist is an available feature on both models to assist with difficult parking maneuvers including parallel parking.

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2023 Audi Q5 vs 2023 Audi Q5 Sportback: Overall Value

Find an SUV that can go the distance and take you there in luxury comfort here in Columbus. The renowned 2023 Q5 offers plenty of interior and exterior benefits, not to mention two powertrain options. The 2032 Q5 Sportback offers sport seating and a thunderous powertrain to take you across sloping highways and winding city streets. To see these luxury SUVs in person visit us today at Audi Columbus, or check out all of our available comparison pages to see which SUV appeals to you.

Feature2023 Audi Q52023 Audi Q5 Sportback
Starting MSRP*$44,200$51,000
Standard Horsepower201261
Standard Torque (lb/ft)236273
quattro® all-wheel driveStandardStandard
Standard Fuel Economy (MPG)23 City / 29 Highway22 City / 29 Highway
Max Cargo Volume54.0 Cubic Feet54.0 Cubic Feet
0-60 MPH6.8 Seconds5.7 Seconds
Standard Wheels18-Inch 5-Arm-Star Design19-Inch 5-Double-Arm Design Bi-Color
Power TailgateStandardStandard
Heated SeatsStandardStandard

*Prices exclude $1,195 destination, taxes, title, other options and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.