Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Carrara White
VS
Designo Manufaktur Orange Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$46,977 - $51,182
$90,535 - $102,616

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.96 / 5
28 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
252 - 333 hp
416 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L TFSI V6 DOHC
2.0L TFSI I
4.0L V8 biturbo

Interior Features

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Not Available

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
52.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 in.
42.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.8 in.
41.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.8 in.
40.1 in.

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

AC

AC
Optional
Not Available

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional
Not Available

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
7
5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Not Available

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Not Available

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.9 in.
112.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.7 ft.
44.6 ft.

Width

Width
77.5 in.
71.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4696 - 4938 .lbs
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
252 - 333 hp
416 hp

Torque

Torque
273 - 325 ft. lbs.
450 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
4400 - 7700 .lbs
7000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
440 - 770 .lbs
700 .lbs

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Not Available

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
22.5 gal.
25.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
10 - 13 mpg
7 - 7 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
13 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 mpg
14 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional
Not Available

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi Q7
Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Body Style

Body Style
quattro Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Not Available

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4696 - 4938 lbs.
Not Available

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 mpg.
13 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
13 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 mpg.
14 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 - 7700 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 - 770 lbs.
700 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 - 7700 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 - 770 lbs.
700 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
4400 - 7700 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6 - Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121 - 3.0 L/183
4.0 L/243

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
7

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.38

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
2.86

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
1.92

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.37

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.82

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
3.42

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.20 - 3.50
Not Available

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
380 - 420
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4
13.6

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180
180

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Leading Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Trailing Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Not Available

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
H92
R02

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
H92
R02

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/55HR19, P255/60HR18, P285/45HR20, R19
P275/55VR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P255/55HR19, P255/60HR18, P285/45HR20, R19
P275/55VR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.
19 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.
19 X 9.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Re-Circulating Ball

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.7 ft.
44.6 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.8 in.
12.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
10.7 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
22.5 gal.
25.4 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 in.
42.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
52.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.5 in.
56.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.8 in.
40.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.8 in.
41.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
58.5 in.
56.3 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
35.9 in.
Not Available

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
29.2 in.
Not Available

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
49.4 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.9 in.
112.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
77.5 in.
71.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
68.5 in.
76.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.1 in.
69.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.6 in.
70 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
71.6 ft³.
79.5 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³.
38.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
14.8 ft³.
38.6 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.73

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Q7
G-Class

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Luxury Sport Utility
Large Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0 - 3.0
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum - iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4 - 6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4