Looking for a new midsize SUV to bring fresh excitement and capability to your daily commutes around Freehold, Jackson, and Monroe Township? Two great options in the class are the 2018 Audi Q7 and the 2018 BMW X5. 

Both of these SUVs offer a great combination of power, spaciousness, and versatility, but how do you know which one is the right fit for you? To help you find out, our team at Audi Freehold has put together this comparison of the Audi Q7 vs BMW X5.

Learn more about the 2018 Audi Q7 by reading our detailed vehicle review today!

Audi vs BMW Safety Features

SUVs are known for their versatility and capability, and both of these options are no exception. The Q7 and X5 both come with standard all-wheel drive, so you can easily maintain control of the vehicle, even in icy winter weather. The Audi Q7 comes with standard Drive Select, which allows you to manually switch between 4 different driving modes: comfort, dynamic, auto, and off road.

Both of these vehicles have received a 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA, so they're great family cars that can keep your kids safe. The Q7 has received the highest rating of Good from the IIHS for how easy it is to use the LATCH child seat anchors, while the X5 received the second lowest rating of Marginal in the category. The Q7 offers 5 full sets of LATCH hardware, while the X5 has just 3 sets.

Interior Features: Q7 vs X5

Inside the Q7, there's 3 rows of seating with space for 7, while the X5 has only 2 rows and can seat a maximum of 5. The Q7 comes with genuine leather upholstery, while the X5 comes with synthetic leather. Both vehicles come with a convenient hands-free power liftgate, so it's easy to load up your cargo, even when your hands are full.

Both of these SUVs come with power-adjustable heated front seats and split-folding second row seats. The Q7 comes with a power-folding third row for even more convenience. Other luxurious features are available to add to either car, including a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, and more. The Audi Q7 also offers the ability to opt up to luxurious massaging front seats.

Audi vs BMW Technology Systems

These SUVs both come with standard high-tech infotainment systems to help keep you connected and entertained when you're on the go. In both cars, you'll get standard Bluetooth® connectivity, HD Radio, and a helpful rearview camera. With the Q7, you'll also get standard satellite radio, so you'll have access to hundreds of channels of music and entertainment, and you'll also get 2 USB ports, so you can charge multiple devices at once. Both cars come standard with parking sensors, and the Audi also comes with forward collision warning and automatic braking.

Select Your SUV: 2018 Audi Q7 vs BMW X5

Our team at Audi Freehold thinks that drivers will appreciate the Audi Q7's excellent capability, high safety ratings, and high-tech features. 

To learn more about the SUV, contact us today to schedule a test drive, and get ready to hit the streets of Freehold, Jackson, and Monroe Township.

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