When comparing the Land Rover Freelander's and the Audi Q5's specifications and ratings, The Audi Q5 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Land Rover Freelander's and the Audi Q5's specifications and ratings, the Audi Q5 is a better car than the Land Rover Freelander.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Land Rover Freelander’s base engine makes 174 horsepower, and the Audi Q5 base engine makes 201 horsepower. The Freelander is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 304 miles. The Q5 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 537 miles. This gives the Audi Q5 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Land Rover Freelander. The Freelander uses gasoline, and the Q5 uses premium unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Audi Q5 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.