Compare 2013 Acura RDX vs 2013 Audi Q5

2013 Acura RDX
2013 Audi Q5
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FWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door 20 28 $32,245 $34,320
AWD 4-Door 19 27 $33,540 $35,720
FWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 20 28 $35,669 $38,020
AWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 19 27 $36,965 $39,420
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quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium 20 28 $33,388 $35,900
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus 20 28 $33,388 $35,900
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Premium Plus 18 26 $40,828 $43,900
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Prestige 18 26 $40,828 $43,900
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Prestige Hybrid 24 30 $47,338 $50,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,245
$33,388
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,320
$35,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$572 / month
$598 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Acura RDX improves on the sporty crossover theme with refined ride quality, more features, and better fuel economy. The 2013 Audi Q5 is one of the more carlike crossovers, with elegant execution, smart high-tech features, and very good passenger space.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
38.3 37.4
Front Head Room (in)
38.7 39.4
Second Hip Room (in)
53.8 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.6 57.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
103.5 101.5
Second Head Room (in)
38.1 39.0
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 56.4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.0 41.0
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
55.7 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.7 74.7
Track Width, Front (in)
63.1 63.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.1 7.9
Length, Overall (in)
183.5 182.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
66.1 65.2
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.4 63.5
Wheelbase (in)
105.7 110.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
61.3 57.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
26.1 29.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.3 x - TBD - 12.6 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0 19.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.0 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.0 38.1
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.74 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/60VR18 P235/60HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/60VR18 P235/60HR18
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 4400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 440
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 660
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 4400
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3717 4079
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 150
Engine
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Direct injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
251 @ 5000 258 @ 1500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.5L/212 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
273 @ 6200 211 @ 4300 - 6000
Engine Type
Gas V6 Turbocharged Gas I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.555 1.000
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.359 4.714
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.484 2.106
Trans Type
6 8
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.754 1.285
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.269 3.317
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.094 3.143
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.250 3.760
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.065 1.667
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.839
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.667
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura RDX Audi Q5
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 7.9
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - - TBD -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
- --
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
- --
Overall Side Crash Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating Driver
- --
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
- --
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
- --
Rollover Rating
-

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