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Audi Q5 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Audi Q5 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $58,525

Audi Q5 2.0T   
Difference: $11,845

Lowest Total Invoice: $54,503

Audi Q5 2.0T   
Difference: $11,013

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820182018201820182018
ModelQ5GLEGLEGLEGLEGLE
Trim2.0TGLE350AMG GLE43GLE550eAMG GLE63AMG GLE63 S
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $41,500 $52,200 $67,750 $66,700 $102,550 $109,700
Base Invoice $38,596 $48,546 $63,008 $62,031 $95,372 $102,021
Driver Assistance Package 1,800          
Premium Plus Package 4,000          
Prestige Package 5,300          
Warm Weather Package 1,450          
Cold Weather Package 500          
Adaptive dampers - electrical 1,000          
Aluminum trim 0 0 0 0    
Class III trailer hitch 850 575 575 575 575 575
Rear side airbags 350 420 420 420 420 420
Cargo cover 225          
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575 720 720 720    
Multicontour front seats   1,100        
Premium 3 Package   9,080 5,010 4,890 2,890 2,890
Heated steering wheel   250 250 250    
Laminated front side windows   250 250      
Leather seating surfaces   1,620 1,620      
Panoramic sunroof   1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
Rear air vents with automatic controls   760 760 760 760 760
Heated second row seats   580 580 580 580 580
Cooled or ventilated front seats   570 570 570    
Special order charge   250 250 250 250 250
designo Package       4,200    
Driver Assistance Package 1,674          
Premium Plus Package 3,720          
Prestige Package 4,930          
Warm Weather Package 1,350          
Cold Weather Package 466          
Adaptive dampers - electrical 930          
Aluminum trim 0 0 0 0    
Class III trailer hitch 792 535 535 535 535 535
Rear side airbags 325 391 391 391 391 391
Cargo cover 209          
Metallic paint (extra cost) 536 670 670 670    
Multicontour front seats   1,023        
Premium 3 Package   8,444 4,659 4,548 2,688 2,688
Heated steering wheel   233 233 233    
Laminated front side windows   233 233      
Leather seating surfaces   1,507 1,507      
Panoramic sunroof   930 930 930 930 930
Rear air vents with automatic controls   707 707 707 707 707
Heated second row seats   539 539 539 539 539
Cooled or ventilated front seats   530 530 530    
Special order charge   233 233 233 233 233
designo Package       3,906    
Options (change) 16,050 17,175 12,005 14,215 6,475 6,475
Options (change) 14,932 15,975 11,167 13,222 6,023 6,023
Destination 975 995 995 995 995 995
Gas Tax 0 0 0 -4,085 0 0
Total Price $58,525 $70,370 $80,750 $77,825 $110,020 $117,170
Total Invoice $54,503 $65,516 $75,170 $72,163 $102,390 $109,039

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Audi Q5 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Audi Q5 2.0T
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $13,965
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $12,987
Model Year201820182018201820182018
ModelQ5GLEGLEGLEGLEGLE
Trim2.0TGLE350AMG GLE43GLE550eAMG GLE63AMG GLE63 S
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine252hp I4302hp V6385hp V6329hp V6 PiH550hp V8577hp V8
TransmissionS7T7T9T7T7T7
DrivetrainAWDRWDAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)755, 19830, 14830, 14830, 14830, 14830, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/45-20255/50-19265/45-20255/50-19265/45-20295/35-21
Total Price$58,525$70,370$80,750$77,825$110,020$117,170
Adjustments for Features-2,1200-2,725-3,500-3,625-4,275
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$56,405$70,370$78,025$74,325$106,395$112,895
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$7,655$3,955$36,025$42,525
Total Invoice$54,503$65,516$75,170$72,163$102,390$109,039
Adjustments for Features-1,9740-2,537-3,245-3,374-3,978
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$52,529$65,516$72,633$68,918$99,016$105,061
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$7,117$3,402$33,500$39,545

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Features Comparison: Audi Q5 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE

Model Year201820182018201820182018
ModelQ5GLEGLEGLEGLEGLE
Trim2.0TGLE350AMG GLE43GLE550eAMG GLE63AMG GLE63 S
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200     
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1200 $1200$1200$1200
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1400   
AWD$1700 $1700$1700$1700$1700
RWD $0    
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100$100$100$100$100
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $850$850$850$850$850
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, topography and road sign aware$1100     
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row $75$75$75$75$75
Heated steering wheel$100$100$100$100  
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving$100     
Remote climate control $25$25$25$25$25
Remote start via app $75$75$75$75$75
Remote window/roof operation $15$15$15$15$15
Semi-automated parking system $500$500$500$500$500
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250     
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350$350$350$350$350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0$0$0$0
Blind spot collision prevention $150$150$150$150$150
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system $0$0$0$0$0
Evasive maneuver assist$200     
Following distance indicator$25     
Knee airbag, driver $75$75$75$75$75
Secondary collision brake assist$25     
Temporary spare tire$150$150$150 $150$150
Tires, run-flat   $150  
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100     
Trailer sway control $25$25$25$25$25
Turn assist$25     
Vehicle exit assist$25     
Wide-view front camera$150     
Wide-view rear camera$0     
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50     
Console with shifter$150     
Console without shifter $150$150$150$150$150
Rear seat pass-through $100$100 $100$100
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125     
Trailering equipment (7 wire) $150$150$150$150$150
Climate Control 
Residual heat $50$50$50$50$50
Engine / Motor 
3.6 kW onboard charger   $0  
9 kWh battery pack   $0  
Regenerative braking$0     
Exterior 
Body kit  $0$0$0$0
Bodyside cladding$350     
Laminated front side windows$200$200$200   
Metal accent plate, lower front fascia $0$0   
Metal accent plate, lower rear fascia $0$0   
Painted brake calipers (optional)    $0$0
Rear bumper protector $40$40$40$40$40
Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$0     
App support $0$0$0$0$0
Aux input$50     
CD player $125$125$125$125$125
CD player, remote$100     
Handwriting recognition$200     
Navigation map updates, three years $0$0$0$0$0
SMS text-to-speech reader $25$25$25$25$25
Telematics service, such as OnStar$200     
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $225$225$225$225$225
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Adaptive headlights $200$200$200$200$200
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75     
Chronometer    $100$100
Fog lights$125     
Head-up display (HUD)$350     
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250     
Large energy flow and fuel economy display   $25  
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25$25$25$25$25
Predictive efficiency assist$0     
Road sign information$75     
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim$100$100$100$100  
Carbon fiber engine cover     $0
Door sill trim plates$100     
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200$200$200$200$200
Leather door panel trim   $250$250$250
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150$150$150$150 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75     
Manual recliner, second row seats$75     
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$50     
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat$50     
Massage, driver seat $100    
Massage, passenger seat $100    
Memory system, passenger seat $150 $150$150$150
Metal pedals  $75$75$75$75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150$150 $150$150$150
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat $50$50$50$50$50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat $50 $50$50$50
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat $100    
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat $100    
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat $100    
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat $100    
Synthetic suede headliner   $650 $650
Synthetic suede steering wheel     $150
Upholstered door armrests (optional)$0     
Upholstered instrument panel  $300$300$300$300
Wood trim    $300$300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Active stabilizer bars    $500$500
Adaptive dampers - electrical$500 $500$500$500$500
Adaptive dampers - mechanical $100    
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable  $1000$1000$1000$1000
Crosswind stabilization $50$50$50$50$50
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0$0$0$0
Total Value of Features$8,700$6,580$9,305$10,080$10,205$10,855
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,120$0$2,725$3,500$3,625$4,275
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,9740-2,537-3,245-3,374-3,978

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Specifications Comparison: Audi Q5 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE

Model Year20182018
ModelQ5GLE
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV

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Option Package Details
Audi Q5 2.0T

Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Road sign information75No
Turn assist25No
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Following distance indicator25No
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving100No
Evasive maneuver assist200No
Predictive efficiency assist0No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, topography and road sign aware950No
Total Requested80037%
Total Not Requested137563%
Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar200Yes
Obstacle detection, front150Yes
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Electronic systems calibration selector200Yes
LED headlights500Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Vehicle exit assist25No
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Total Requested387597%
Total Not Requested1003%
Prestige Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Surround sound250Yes
Laminated front side windows200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
255/45HR20 tires400No
Wide-view front camera150No
Wide-view rear camera0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150Yes
Bang & Olufsen, 755W, 19 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Upholstered door armrests (optional)0No
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250No
Telematics service, such as OnStar200Yes
Handwriting recognition200No
Remote app25Yes
Speed limit information0No
4G LTE connectivity0No
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
Total Requested209055%
Total Not Requested170045%
Warm Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
Upholstered door armrests (optional)0No
Total Requested775100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested300100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE350

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
Multicontour front seats
FeatureValueRequested?
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100No
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100No
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Massage, driver seat100No
Massage, passenger seat100No
Front sport buckets100Yes
Total Requested25024%
Total Not Requested80076%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Rear seat pass-through100No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row75No
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
LED headlights1000Yes
Interior ambient lighting, configurable0Yes
Adaptive headlights200No
Obstacle detection, front150Yes
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Around view cameras300Yes
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Satellite radio200Yes
AC power outlet100No
Surround sound250Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Smartphone integration0No
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
Apple CarPlay support100Yes
Android Auto support100Yes
Harman/Kardon, 830W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
App support0No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested561578%
Total Not Requested157522%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLE AMG GLE43

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Rear seat pass-through100No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row75No
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
LED headlights1000Yes
Interior ambient lighting, configurable0Yes
Adaptive headlights200No
Obstacle detection, front150Yes
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Around view cameras300Yes
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Total Requested337575%
Total Not Requested112525%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE550e

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
designo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Leather upholstery, extended coverage900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Special interior trim0No
Synthetic suede headliner650No
Leather door panel trim250No
Total Requested105049%
Total Not Requested110051%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Rear seat pass-through100No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row75No
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
LED headlights1000Yes
Interior ambient lighting, configurable0Yes
Adaptive headlights200No
Obstacle detection, front150Yes
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Around view cameras300Yes
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Total Requested337575%
Total Not Requested112525%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLE AMG GLE63

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Total Requested135090%
Total Not Requested15010%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLE AMG GLE63 S

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested25063%
Total Not Requested15037%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Collision preparation system, rear100Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Total Requested135090%
Total Not Requested15010%

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