2019 Audi Q7 vs 2019 BMW X5


Interested in a new luxury SUV but stuck deciding between the 2019 Audi Q7 or the 2019 BMW X5? Let our model comparison page do the hard work for you! Checkout our side-by-side model comparison below to see why the 2019 Audi Q7 is the best choice for you.


There are several exterior elements on the new 2019 Audi Q7 that make it a true standout on the road. The Audi Q7 has all LED head & tail lamps, efficiently lighting the way no matter what road you take. The 2019 Audi Q7 also comes with a hands-free power tailgate standard on all models, making loading groceries, sports equipment, and more a breeze.

If you like an SUV that can work as hard as it plays, then the 2019 Audi Q7 is the winner. The 2019 Audi Q7 has a max payload of 1,367 lbs. and a max towing capacity of 7,700 lbs. while the 2019 BMW X5 can do 849 lbs. and 7,200 lbs. respectively.



If you need a luxury SUV that can accommodate several passengers comfortably, you'll be more satisfied with the Audi Q7. While both the 2019 Audi Q7 and BMW X5 can seat 7, it will cost you extra in the BMW X5, as 3rd row seating is an additional charge. The 2019 Audi Q7 also provides more legroom in than the BMW X5. In the front row, the 2019 Q7 provides 41.7 inches of legroom, beating out the X5's 39.8 inches. In the second row, the Q7 gives 38.8 inches of legroom, 1.4 inches more than the X5.

Audi's MMIÒ infotainment system features Apple Car PlayÔ and Android AutoÔ standard, so connectively to your smart phone is easy. You have to upgrade in the X5 to get Apple Car PlayÔ, and the BMW X5 doesn't offer Android AutoÔ, so Android users will miss out on intuitive phone connectivity. Finally, the 2019 Audi Q7 also comes standard with interior leather seats, another feature that will cost you extra in the 2019 BMW X5.



Safety performance should be a big part of your decision on your next vehicle, and we're proud to say that Audi continues to be a front-runner in advanced automotive safety technologies. Standard on all Q7 models is Audi pre-senseÒ front - which helps detect stationary & cornering vehicles & pedestrians at speeds to up to 52 mph. It will warn the driver of an imminent collision and initiate emergency braking.  Audi pre-senseÒ front also includes Turn assist, which can intervene when it senses a hazard when the driver attempts to cross traffic at low speeds.

If you're ever caught with a tire issue on the road, the 2019 Audi Q7 has you covered with a standard Tire Mobility Kit, which is not available with the 2019 BMW X5. Lastly, the 2019 Audi Q7 has a 5-star overall safety rating from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.  

The 2019 Audi Q7 is a exceptional SUV that provides excellent safety, performance, and value. The experts agree too - the 2019 Audi Q7 is the winner of Kelley Blue Book's Midsize Luxury SUV Best Buy of 2019Now that you've read about all of the wonderful specs & features on the 2019 Audi Q7, you should experience them for yourself with a test drive at Audi San Juan in San Juan, TX!

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