Compare Volvo XC60 vs. Audi Q5 vs. Infiniti QX50

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2014 Volvo XC60 2014 Audi Q5 2014 Infiniti QX50
2014 Volvo XC60 2014 Audi Q5 2014 Infiniti QX50
     
FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L Premier
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L Premier
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L Platinum
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L Platinum
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L Platinum
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L R-Design
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L R-Design Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr 3.0L R-Design Platinum
quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.0T Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.0T Prestige
  • quattro 4dr 3.0L TDI Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.0L TDI Prestige
  • quattro 4dr 2.0T Prestige Hybrid
  • SQ5 quattro 4dr 3.0T Premium Plus
  • SQ5 quattro 4dr 3.0T Prestige
RWD 4dr
  • RWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr
  • RWD 4dr Journey
  • AWD 4dr Journey

Prices

MSRP $34,850 $37,300 $34,850
Invoice $32,759 $34,690 $32,410
Avg. Paid $27,748 $33,144 $28,694

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.9 8.1 7.9
Critics' Rating 8.6 9.3 8.9
Performance 8.2 8.2 8.9
Interior 8.1 8.4 7.9
Cost to Own 8.3 7.6 8.3
Safety 9.7 9.3 N/A
Reliability 2.5 3.0 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Comfortable, luxurious cabin
  • Ample cargo space
  • Lavish interior
  • Fun driving dynamics
  • Powerful, efficient diesel model
  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • Sport sedan-like handling
  • Strong engine
  • Straightforward tech features
Cons
  • Hard-to-use navigation system
  • Meager base engine power
  • Confusing infotainment system
  • Poor rear-seat legroom
  • Small cargo hold

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Regular Unleaded I-6 3.2 L/195 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/121 Premium Unleaded V-6 3.7 L/226
MPG 18 City / 26 Hwy 20 City / 28 Hwy 17 City / 25 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility Sport Utility

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 109.2 110.5 110.2
Length, Overall (in) 182.2 182.6 182.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.4 74.7 71
Height, Overall (in) 67.4 65.2 61.9
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Step Up Height - Side (in)

Doors & Windows

Third Passenger Door
Power Third Passenger Door
Fourth Passenger Door
Power Fourth Passenger Door
Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard
Sliding Rear Window
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Canopy
Bed Liner
Pickup Bed Tonneau Cover
Stepside Pickup Box
Convertible Hardtop
Convertible Soft Top
Dual Moonroof Optional
Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Moonroof
Panoramic Roof
Fixed Sunroof
Manual Tilt/Sliding Sunroof
Sunroof
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Sunroof Sunshield
Sunroof Wind Deflector
Targa Roof
T-Top
Running Boards Optional
Power Retractable Running Boards
Rear Spoiler Standard Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4012 4079 3790

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front All-Terrain
Tires - Front Highway
Tires - Front On/Off Road
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Front Touring
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Terrain
Tires - Rear Highway
Tires - Rear On/Off Road
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Tires - Rear Touring
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels
Wheel Covers
Wire Wheel Covers

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 3300 4400
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Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Heads-Up Display
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Power Liftgate Optional
Front Reading Lamps
Rear Reading Lamps
Rear Seat Heat Ducts
Remote Engine Start
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Rear Floor Mats
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror
Heated Exterior Driver Mirror
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Heated Exterior Passenger Mirror
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors
Power Passenger Mirror
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
All Wheel Steering
Manual Steering
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 98.6 101.5 91.7
Front Head Room (in) 39 39.4 40.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41 44.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 57.7 54.8
Front Hip Room (in) 54.2 52.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 39 38.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 37.4 28.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 56.4 55.1
Second Hip Room (in) 53.8 50
Third Leg Room (in)
Fourth Leg Room (in)
Fifth Leg Room (in)
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.)
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 67.4 57.3 47.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 30.8 29.1 18.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 30.8 29.1 18.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
Cassette
CD Changer
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
Equalizer
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Audio Controls
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System
Entertainment System Optional Optional
Hard Disk Drive

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard
Cell Phone
Cell Phone Hookup

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Vinyl Seats
Additional Rear Seat
Cooled Driver Seat
Cooled Passenger Seat
Cooled Rear Seat
Heated Driver Seat Optional Optional
Heated Passenger Seat
Heated Rear Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat
Split Bench Seat
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard
Quad Bucket Seats
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Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Air Bag
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Optional

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
ABS
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Drum Brakes
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Auto-On Headlights
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Night Vision
Adjustable Pedals
Rollover Protection System
Front Tow Hooks
Rear Tow Hooks
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Auto-Leveling Headlights Optional Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional
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Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Front Differential
Locking Rear Differential
Four Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
Dual Rear Wheels
10 Cylinder Engine
12 Cylinder Engine
3 Cylinder Engine
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
5 Cylinder Engine
Flat 6 Cylinder Engine
Straight 6 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
8 Cylinder Engine
Electric Motor
High Output
Rotary engine
Supercharged
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded V-6
Displacement 3.2 L/195 2.0 L/121 3.7 L/226
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 240 @ 6200 220 @ 4450 325 @ 7000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 236 @ 3200 258 @ 1500 267 @ 5200
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 38.4 38.1 34.8

Fuel

Gasoline/Natural Gas Bi-Fuel
Gasoline/Propane Bi-Fuel
Diesel Fuel
Electric Fuel System
Flex Fuel/Electric Hybrid
Flexible Fuel Capability Standard
Hybrid Fuel
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
Natural Gas Fuel
Plug-In Electric/Flex Fuel
Plug-In Electric/Gas
Propane Fuel
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 28 25
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 19.8 20

Suspension

Active Suspension System
Air Suspension
Side Stance / Highrider Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Strut Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard Standard
1-Speed Automatic
3-Speed Automatic
4-Speed Automatic
5-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard
8-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans
Manual
Manual Transmission w/Auto Mode
10-Speed Manual
4-Speed Manual
5-Speed Manual
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Manual
8-Speed Manual
9-Speed Manual
Transmission Overdrive Switch

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