Audi SQ5 vs. Porsche Macan S
Two luxury brands, two luxury SUVs. This comparison between the 2022 Audi SQ5 vs. 2022 Porsche Macan S provides insight into the features of these two vehicles. At Audi Newmarket, drivers have come to expect quality, performance, and longevity—traits both SUVs carry to their core.
Which of these cars thrives better in Newmarket, ON? Read on to decide.
MAX CARGO CAPACITY
AVAILABLE SOUND SYSTEM
Do you have a specific preference regarding interior design and comfort? When considering an SUV, you’ll want to think about your favourite features.
Both models come standard with heated front seats, which will allow you to stay warm in any weather, but you’ll only enjoy Nappa leather seating in the Audi SQ5. The Porsche Macan S comes standard with synthetic leather seating, and real leather is only available as an upgrade.
Both models give you the opportunity to personalize your storage and seating space with folding rear seatbacks. The Audi SQ5, however, has the upper hand when it comes to cargo space. It has a maximum cargo capacity of 1,516 litres (53.5 cubic feet). The Macan S only offers 1,503 litres (53.07 cubic feet) of cargo room.
There are more ways to stream your favourite tunes with the advanced infotainment systems in either model. When that new track comes on, however, you’ll want to be in the Audi SQ5. Its available Bang & Olufsen Sound System with 3D Sound includes 19 speakers.
While the Macan S does provide the available Burmester® 3D High-End Surround Sound System, it only comes with 16 speakers.
Getting to your destination safely is important. That’s why we’re putting the safety systems of these two SUVs up against each other to see which will provide the most safety.
When it comes to prioritizing the safety of you and your passengers while travelling about, the Audi SQ5 provides more standard safety technologies. It comes standard with these features:
- Rear-view camera
- Lane departure warning
- Audi pre sense® city
- Audi pre sense® rear
You’ll only get Audi pre sense® city with the SQ5. This system can detect both idle vehicles and pedestrians at speeds up to 85 km/h. In the event of a detected collision, the Audi SQ5 can apply emergency brakes.
If you’re looking for power, the 2022 Audi SQ5 and Porsche Macan S provide it.
Both the SQ5 and Macan S come standard with a similar turbocharged V6 engine that produces over 300 horsepower.
You’ll enjoy a standard 7-speed automatic transmission in the Macan S, while the Audi SQ5 goes one step further. It comes standard with an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission, which optimizes fuel economy and helps provide a smooth ride.
Selectable drive modes are also available with each model, so you can drive to suit your personal preferences. Audi drive select comes with a comfort mode, which isn’t available with the Macan S.
You may need a luxury SUV for work, commuting, or just for fun. Whichever reason you choose, you’ll be impressed by the capabilities of the Audi SQ5.
Drivers near Newmarket, ON who want to test drive this SUV should stop by Audi Newmarket to experience the Pfaff Difference. Let us know if you have any questions about our 2022 Audi SQ5 vs. Porsche Macan S comparison when you reach out to us.
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