The 2019 Lexus RX and 2019 Audi Q5 both continue to impress as excellent compact luxury SUVs. Though the 2019 Audi Q5 fulfills its role solidly as a compact SUV, the 2019 Lexus RX is highly flexible. Lexus continues to grant the RX a variety of configurations, including three-row and hybrid options. In addition, it boasts a selection of packages to ensure buyers can outfit the perfect RX for their individual needs.
Besides flexibility, what else sets apart the 2019 Lexus RX and 2019 Audi Q5? Whether you’re looking for help on your next purchase or just curious, read on for our breakdown of the differences between these two luxury SUVs. If you still have any lingering questions by the end, feel free to contact us! We’ll be happy to help.
2019 Lexus RX
2019 Audi Q5
|Up to 31 city / 28 highway||Fuel Economy||22 city / 27 highway|
|5 - 7||Seating Capacity||5|
|18 to 18.4 cubic feet, 55.9 to 56.3 with seat area||Cargo Volume||25.1 cubic feet, 53.1 with seat area|
|3.5-liter V6||Engine||2.0-liter 4-cylinder|
|290 to 308 hp||Horsepower||248 hp|
|4.5 / 5||J.D. Power Reliability Score||3 / 5|
The 2019 Lexus RX excels particularly through its blissful ride, premium cabin and rewarding engine. It’s little wonder that the vehicle was the winner of the 2019 Best Luxury 2-Row SUV for the Money Award from renowned review aggregator U.S. News. In short, the 2019 RX was determined to have the best combination of quality and value among the competition.
Other highlights of this fancy zoomer include the generous load of features, voluminous passenger space, and outstanding predicted reliability rating from J.D. Power. The availability of both a hybrid and three-row iteration ensure that every family will be able to find the 2019 RX that works best or them.