2020 Porsche Macan vs. 2020 Audi Q5

2020 Porsche Macan


2020 Audi Q5

Starts at $52,200


Starts at $43,300


Not Standard

Parking Assistance

Not Standard
141 mph

Top Track Speed

130 mph
4,409 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

4,400 pounds


If you’re shopping for a sophisticated and versatile compact luxury SUV, the 2020 Porsche Macan and the 2020 Audi Q5 should both be at the top of your list. Both may offer a wide selection of premium features however when you look closer you’ll notice some key advantages only the 2020 Porsche Macan offers. Review the 2020 Porsche Macan vs the 2020 Audi Q5 below, then stop by Porsche St. Paul in Maplewood, MN for a test drive today.

Macan vs. Q5: Performance

The base trims of both the 2020 Porsche Macan and the Audi Q5 are equipped with 2.0L I-4 engines that deliver 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, the engines come with seven-speed automatic transmissions and all-wheel drive.
The Porsche Macan has a towing capacity of 4,409 pounds, while the Q5 has a slightly lower towing capacity of 4,400 pounds. The Porsche also benefits when it comes to top speeds, with the Porsche Macan topping out at 141 mph and the Audi Q5 at 130 mph. But those aren’t the only differences, additional information to take into consideration includes:

  • Fuel tank capacity
    • Porsche Macan – 19.8 gallons
    • Audi Q5 – 18.5 gallons
  • Maximum ground clearance
    • Porsche Macan – 9.0 inches (with air suspension)
    • Audi Q5 – 8.2 inches

Macan vs. Q5: Tech and Comfort

Luxury is a standard on both of these compact SUVs, with the Porsche Macan and Audi Q5 equipped with a slew of comfort and tech features:

  • 52.9 ft³ of rear luggage compartment volume
  • BOSE® Surround Sound System and Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System
  • Voice-activated navigation
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • 10-speaker audio system
  • Parking assist
  • Lane departure warning
  • Optional cabin ionizer

The Macan has the upperhand when it comes to its screen, which is a 10.9-inch touchscreen with HD-quality resolution. The Q5 has a touch screen that measures only 7 inches. Traffic Jam Assist is another technological marvel that graces the Porsche Macan and not the Audi Q5. Traffic Jam Assist helps drivers through gentle steering inputs, which helps you stay in your lane and maintain a safe distance behind the vehicle in front of you, and also tracks roadway signs and other vehicles.

Macan vs. Q5: Design

Only a Porsche can offer the same level of unique and unmistakably sports car looks that the Porsche Macan has. With the broad shoulders above its rear wheels, iconic headlights, and sloping curves, all are reminiscent of the 911. That’s just on the outside, inside you’re getting premium materials and unparalleled comforts.

Drive the New Porsche Macan at Porsche St. Paul

Stop by Porsche St. Paul today to set up a test drive. We have a terrific selection of new Macan models for you to choose from, and with our exclusive Macan lease offers you’ll be able to take advantage of some of the best deals available in the St. Paul area. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions, or would like more information.

Porsche St. Paul

Porsche St Paul, Maplewood Drive, Maplewood, MN, USA

Saved Vehicles
Contact Us

(612) 439-5943

Call Now

2490 Maplewood Drive • Maplewood, MN 55109

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Open Today! Sales: 9am-5pm

Service: Closed

Parts: Closed

Porsche St. Paul 45.0163811, -93.050685.