Find a Car
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

Compare 2015 Infiniti QX70 vs 2014 Audi Q5

2015 Infiniti QX70 Change
2014 Audi Q5 Change
+ Add a Car
Selected Style RWD 4-Door
Switch Style

Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD 4-Door 17 24 $42,641 $45,850
AWD 4-Door 16 22 $43,989 $47,300
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus
Switch Style

Body Style

Engine

Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium 20 28 $34,690 $37,300
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus 20 28 $34,690 $37,300
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Premium Plus 18 26 $41,292 $44,400
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Prestige 18 26 $41,292 $44,400
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Prestige Hybrid 24 30 $47,710 $51,300
quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Premium Plus 24 31 $43,247 $46,500
quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Prestige 24 31 $43,247 $46,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$34,690
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$622 / month
Dealer Price Quotes Get Your Price
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
How does the
TCC Rating work?
The TCC Rating is a clear numeric rating value based on a 10-point scale that reflects the overall opinion of our automotive experts on any vehicle and rolls up ratings we give each vehicle across sub-categories you care about like performance, safety, styling and more.

Our rating also has simple color-coded “Stop” (red), “Caution” (orange),
or “Go” (green) messages along with the numerical score so you can easily understand where we stand at a glance.

Our automotive experts then also collect and show you what other websites say about these different aspects of any vehicle. We do this leg work for you to simplify your research process.

Learn more about how we rate and review cars here.

?
Read Our Full Review
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
?
Read Our Full Review
TCC's Bottom Line Sports car driving dynamics, couple-like looks, and full-on luxury car appointments all find their way into the 2015 Infiniti QX70. The 2014 Audi Q5 gets quite serious about fuel economy with TDI power; it's still one of the most elegant, truly carlike luxury crossover SUVs.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 56.4
Front Leg Room (in) 44.7 41
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.5 101.5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 37.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 57.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 39
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 65 65.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.6 63.5
Wheelbase (in) 113.6 110.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.9 74.7
Track Width, Front (in) 64.4 63.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.4 7.9
Length, Overall (in) 191.3 182.6
Liftover Height (in) - 27.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.3 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 26.5 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 24.8 29.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 67.8 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.7 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 62 57.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 24.8 29.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 11.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 12.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.8 19.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 38.1
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P265/60VR18 P235/60HR18
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P265/60VR18 P235/60HR18
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4209 4079
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 150
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 267 @ 5200 258 @ 1500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.7 L/226 2.0 L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 325 @ 7000 220 @ 4450
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Sequential MPI Direct Gasoline Injection
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 28
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.92 4.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.36 2.85
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.11
Trans Type 7 8
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.84
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.97 3.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.19 3.14
Trans Order Code NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.67
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.67
Summary
Vehicle Name Infiniti QX70 Audi Q5
Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.5 (Est) 7.8 (Est)
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 4400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 440
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 660
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 4400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 4400
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 -
 
© 2015 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Read Our Cookie Policy.