Land Rover Discovery Sport vs Audi Q5

Discover the Difference Between the Land Rover Discovery Sport and Audi Q5

When selecting the right SUV for your family, you have a lot of things to consider.  How much room do you need?  What features are important to you?  Do you want something that showcases your lifestyle?  Land Rover Glen Cove is a big fan of the 2020 Discovery Sport SUV and will match it against any other SUV in the area.

A side-by-side comparison can be a great way to determine which model has the features you consider valuable in your search for a luxury SUV.  That is why we want to compare it to another luxurious SUV, the Audi Q5.  The Audi Q5 is a compact luxury SUV that gives you a nice ride and elegant features, similar to the Discovery Sport.  But how does it measure up to the Discovery Sport?

The Competitors: The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2020 Audi Q5

The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport is a four-wheel drive SUV with room for five in the standard configuration.  The optional third row gives you the opportunity to seat up to seven passengers in the back and plenty of storage space with 34.6 cubic feet of cargo room.  The all-wheel drive Audi Q5 can seat as many as five passengers in its two rows of seats.  Its 25.1 cubic feet of cargo space is the smallest among any members of its class.

Performance: The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2020 Audi Q5

Both the Audi Q5 and Land Rover Discovery Sport are equipped with an energetic 2.0-liter Inline four-cylinder engine.  The Discovery Sport pumps out 237 horsepower with the standard engine.  A 286-horsepower 38-volt mild hybrid motor is available in the HSE trim of the Discovery Sport.  Both are paired with a smooth nine-speed automatic transmission.  You can enjoy the EPA-estimated 21 mpg in the city and 25 mpg when you hit the highway

The four-cylinder of the Audi Q5 gives you 238 horsepower.  You can also pay for a 349-horsepower twin-turbo V6.  You'll find it is paired with a seven-speed automatic transmission.  Similarly the Audi Q5 earns an EPA-estimated 22 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

Technology: The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2020 Audi Q5

These two SUVs share some similar technology features, both through their infotainment system and driver-assist features.

  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration
  • Bluetooth
  • 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot
  • Navigation

The InControl Apps of the Discovery Sport give you access to your favorite smartphone apps through the seven-inch touchscreen display and USB port to connect your phone.  The menu is easy to use and interacts seamlessly with your devices.

The Audi Q5 provides A seven-inch touchscreen with smartphone connectivit.  But you also benefit from a seven-inch color driver information display and voice command.

The Safety features of the Discovery Sport bring you great items like Driver Drowsiness monitor, traffic sign recognition, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and rear parking sensors.  Parking is easier with the standard rearview camera and park assist for parallel parking and a surround-view camera.  Great technology like the cruise control with speed limiter and head-up display make driving safely, even easier.

The Audi Q5 also provides a decent list of features, like front and rear parking sensors, the Audi Pre Sense City, and Pre Sense Basic to protect your riders.  But essentially it carries the same safety features as the Discovery Sport just in a named package.

Test Drive the Discovery Sport and Discover the Difference

The decision is up to you.  The Land Rover Discovery Sport is fully loaded with great technology and safety, not to mention high-quality materials and a comfortable ride.  Visit Land Rover Glen Cove and see what sets the Discovery Sport apart from its competitors across Glen Cove.

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