2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2017 Audi Q5

Discovery Sport



The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport and Audi Q5 both provide impressive utility, style, and luxury. Both vehicles deliver the kind of versatility that many drivers in Schaumburg and Hoffman Estates want. So how do they compare side by side? Take a look below and see which one will be the better choice for your needs.


The Land Rover Discovery Sport is priced from $37,695 MSRP for the 2017 model year. The Audi Q5 is priced from $40,900 MSRP for 2017. It's up to you to decide if that additional $3,205 is worth it for the Audi.

Powertrain and Performance

Both of these models come standard with a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine and all-wheel drive. See how they compare below:

  • The Discovery Sport uses a 2.0L four good for 240 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. It gets a nine-speed automatic transmission.

  • The Q5 uses an identically sized mill that makes only 220 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. This model gets an eight-speed automatic transmission.

It's clear that the Discovery Sport offers superior power and performance.

Convenience and Comfort

Both of these SUVs definitely come well equipped with premium features, like automatic climate control, Bluetooth connectivity, power adjustable seating, 10-speaker premium audio systems, and much more. The Land Rover adds on some useful features, such as an auxiliary audio input, driver and passenger lumbar support, and of course, a third row of seating, which are not offered in the Q5. The Land Rover also offers more cargo space with the rear seats in place, and also with the rear seats folded down.

Visit Land Rover Hoffman Estates

You can find the latest Land Rover Discovery Sport here at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates. Land Rover Hoffman Estates is the leading Land Rover dealership serving the Chicagoland area, and we think that the Discovery Sport is the better choice in this matchup so visit us today or contact us online now with any questions.