2024 Audi Q5: A Trim Comparison

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The refreshed 2024 Audi Q5 boasts some new standard features and multiple powertrain options that compact luxury drivers will get behind. While the vehicle hasn’t gone through any major changes this year, it remains one of the top luxury compact SUVs that money can buy.

2024 Audi Q5 Trims

Which trim is the best bang for your buck? We take a deep dive into each one, showing you what’s standard and what’s additional. It may only have three trim levels to choose from, but these offerings are full of safety features and amenities you are sure to love. It’s worth noting that this year, the Q5 comes standard with adaptive cruise control.

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The 2024 Audi Q5 Premium is the base-level trim with a starting MSRP of $45,795. It features the standard 2.0-liter turbocharged 40 TFSI engine and Quattro all-wheel-drive. The engine is capable of 201hp and 236 lb-ft of torque. The EPA rated fuel economy at 23 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. There’s also an option for a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine  that delivers up to 261 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque that doesn’t sacrifice much in the way of fuel economy.

When it comes to features, the Q5 Premium has Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities, as well as Audi Connect CARE. This suite of assistance and security services includes SOS calls, online roadside assistance, and stolen vehicle location. The vehicle also features tri-zone climate control, a 10.1-inch touch screen, a heated steering wheel and leather upholstery. Standard safety offerings include Audi’s pre-sense basic and pre-sense city technology. These include forward-collision warnings and braking assistance, as well as other preventative measures to keep occupants safe in the event of an impending crash. Adaptive cruise control comes standard with this base trim.

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The Q5 45 Sportback starts at $51,000, adding front sport seats with larger side bolsters, as well as a sunroof and 19-inch wheels. For $950, you can add the Convenience Package, which adds keyless entry and driver’s memory seat settings.

Premium Plus

The 2024 Audi Q5 Premium Plus starts at $50,595. Meanwhile, the Sportback starts at $54,700.

The Premium Plus models add a 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster and a 19-speaker stereo. Other features include satellite radio, a surround-view camera system and proximity keyless entry. The SUV version also gets a sunroof and 19-inch wheels.

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Optional features are navigation, ventilated front seats, 20-inch wheels, red brake calipers, and sport suspension.


Lastly, the 2024 Audi Q5 Prestige is the top-of-the-line trim. It includes all of the safety and luxury features you would expect in a modern luxury compact crossover. The ventilated front sport seats with four-way power lumbar adjustments will take the headache out of commuting to work. Plus, wireless device charging, a Wi-Fi hotspot, navigation, and a heads-up display are welcome additions. Other awesome interior additions include heated rear seats, rear sunshades, and temperature-controlled cup holders.

As for standard driver assistance features, you’ll get hands-free park assist, a head-up display and traffic-sign recognition. Without taking your eyes off the road, you will be able to see warning messages, speed limits, and your speed.

The starting MSRP for the Q5 Prestige is $56,095. However, there is also a 45 TFSI  for $58,595 and the Sportback for $59,700.