The plug-in hybrid Audi Q5 has just about half of the range of the Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 PHEVs.
The Audi Q5 55 TFSI e quattro plug-in hybrid is one of the several new plug-in SUVs (introduced in early 2020) in the U.S. so let’s check the most important parameters for future comparisons with other models.
Its 14.1 kWh battery is good for about 20 miles (32.2 km) of all-electric driving, according to the EPA. We would hope for more, but it is how it is.
The energy consumption on the other hand is 65 MPGe – 518 Wh/mi (322 Wh/km) in all-electric mode, and 27 MPG in hybrid mode (about 12.5% better than the comparable ICE version). In other words, you have to drive in EV mode to really feel the difference.
2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e quattro EPA rating:
- EV mode: 65 MPGe – 518 Wh/mi (322 Wh/km)
- Hybrid mode: 27 MPG
The 2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e quattrostarts at $52,900 (plus $995 destination charge), which after deducting the federal tax credit ($6,712) is effectively $47,183.
2020 Audi Q5 TFSI e
*Starting MSRP of $52,900 for a 2020 Audi Q5 TFSI e quattro S tronic. Prices above exclude destination charge ($995), taxes, title, other options and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.
2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e quattro specs:
Gallery: 2019 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro
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