2020 Lexus RX 350 white

2020 Lexus RX 350*

2020 Audi Q5

2020 Audi Q5*

Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5

2020 Lexus RX 350


2020 Audi Q5
8-speed 3.5L V6

Base Engine

7-speed 2.0L 4-Cylinder
295 hp

Base Horsepower

248 hp
Up to 15 Speakers

Base Audio System

Up to 10 speakers

Standard Panoramic View Monitor

Requires Upgrade

Standard Navigation

Requires Upgrade
72 months/70,000 miles

Powertrain Warranty

48 months/50,000 miles

2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5

If you’re looking around the Sarasota market for a luxury SUV, two storied brands provide a formidable matchup: the 2020 Lexus RX 250 vs. Audi Q5. Wilde Lexus Sarasota explores the impressive specs and features on these vehicles, showing just how much luxury the Lexus RX 350 provides on its standard trim. Read below to find out more!

2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5: Engine Options

A luxury SUV should give drivers both comfort and robust performance on Lakewood Ranch roads. The engines on both of these vehicles inspire, with the starter V6 on the Lexus boasting exceptional power:

  • Audi Q5 vs. Lexus RX 350 Standard Engine: The 2.0L 4-cylinder engine on the Audi Q5 comes with 7-speed automatic transmission, while the 3.5L V6 engine that comes standard on the Lexus RX 350 is even more capable with 8-speed automatic transmission.
  • Audi Q5 vs. Lexus RX 350 Horsepower and Torque: The Audi Q5 powers your Venice commute with 248 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. The Lexus offers drivers even more ponies with standard 295 hp and 286 lb-ft of torque.
  • Audi Q5 vs. Lexus RX 350 Drivetrain: The Audi Q5 comes standard with Quattro® all-wheel drive, while the Lexus RX 350 has standard front-wheel drive and available all-wheel drive.

While the standard all-wheel drive on the Audi Q5 has its perks, the power and versatility of the standard Lexus RX 350 engine can’t be beaten.

2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5: Safety Features

When it comes to safety, both Lexus and Audi have outfitted their SUVs with helpful technology. Each has its own perks, while features like second-row side airbags come standard on the Lexus RX 350.

  • Audi Q5 Standard Safety Features: Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Bi-Xenon High Beam Assist, and available second-row side airbags
  • Lexus RX 350 Safety Features: Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM), LED headlights, Second-row side airbags, Driver and passenger knee airbags, Available LED Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS)

Standard safety features are vital, but drivers also need to keep their car in great shape. The 72 months/70,000 miles on the Lexus powertrain warranty also provides more security than the Q5 as you’re taking in your SUV for repair andmaintenance.

2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5: Interior Features

Both of these SUVs have inviting cabins that will keep everyone in the car comfortable, even on long trips outside Bradenton. Features on the base trims include:

  • Lexus RX 350 Interior Features: On the base trim of the RX 350 interior, drivers can get up to 15 speakers with the Mark Levinson® premium sound system in addition to an available navigation system and available panoramic view monitor.
  • Audi Q5 Interior Features: With standard heated front seats and climate-controlled rear seats, this cabin is cozy. But for a navigation system or a panoramic view monitor, you’ll have to upgrade to the next trim level.

Explore the 2020 Lexus RX 350 at Wilde Lexus Sarasota!

As the 2020 Audi Q5 vs. Lexus RX 350 matchup demonstrates, the Lexus RX 350 offers great performance specs and luxurious amenities. Sarasota drivers who want to experience this SUV for themselves can get in touch with Wilde Lexus Sarasota, where we are happy to tell you more about this and any other Lexus vehicle! Contact us with any questions about Lexus financing and more today!
Disclaimer: *2019 Model Shown

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