When comparing the 2019 Audi SQ5's and the 2019 BMW X4's specifications and ratings, the 2019 Audi SQ5 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The 2019 BMW X4 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the 2019 Audi SQ5's and the 2019 BMW X4's specifications and ratings, the 2019 BMW X4 is a better car than the 2019 Audi SQ5.
2019 Audi SQ5 vs. 2019 BMW X4 Pricing
A used 2019 Audi SQ5 ranges from $32,519 to $45,993 while a used 2019 BMW X4 is priced between $31,555 to $46,998.
2019 Audi SQ5 vs. 2019 BMW X4 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 Audi SQ5 loses 48.8 percent of its value and the 2019 BMW X4 loses 47.7 percent of its value. This means the 2019 BMW X4 retains 1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 Audi SQ5.
2019 Audi SQ5 vs. 2019 BMW X4 Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Audi SQ5 is 6.8 out of 10 while the BMW X4's quality rating is 7.5 out of 10. This results in the Audi SQ5 being ranked 14 out of 29 Best Luxury Small SUVs and the BMW X4 being ranked 10 out of 29. Out of 60 Best Luxury 5-seater SUVs, the Audi SQ5 is ranked 30 and the BMW X4 is ranked 22. The Audi SQ5 is also ranked 36 out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs while the BMW X4 is ranked 27 out of 67.
2019 Audi SQ5 vs. 2019 BMW X4 Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Audi SQ5 is 5.9 out of 10. For the BMW X4 the reliability rating is 7.1 out of 10. This gives the BMW X4 an advantage in reliability compared to the Audi SQ5.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 Audi SQ5’s base engine makes 349 horsepower, and the 2019 BMW X4 base engine makes 245 horsepower. The SQ5 is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 444 miles. The X4 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 499 miles. This gives the 2019 BMW X4 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2019 Audi SQ5. Both models use premium unleaded.