Safety Features by Model

Premium $10,992 - $12,991

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Hydraulic brake assist
  • ESP (electronic stabilization program) w/roll-over mitigation, ABS, EBD, EDL, ASR, off road mode w/hill descent control
  • Daytime running lights
  • Impact protection w/reinforced high strength steel & aluminum crossmembers
  • Driver & front passenger advanced dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
  • Driver & front passenger seat-mounted side thorax airbag supplemental restraints
  • Front passenger occupant detection
  • SIDEGUARD head curtain airbags for both rows of seats
  • Front row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, height adjustable upper mounts, force limiters
  • Rear second row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, automatic locking retractor
  • LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) provisions in rear seats (including third row)
  • Integrated child door locks in rear doors
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

Premium Plus $37,200

MSRP

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Hydraulic brake assist
  • ESP (electronic stabilization program) w/roll-over mitigation, ABS, EBD, EDL, ASR, off road mode w/hill descent control
  • Daytime running lights
  • Impact protection w/reinforced high strength steel & aluminum crossmembers
  • Driver & front passenger advanced dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
  • Driver & front passenger seat-mounted side thorax airbag supplemental restraints
  • Front passenger occupant detection
  • SIDEGUARD head curtain airbags for both rows of seats
  • Front row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, height adjustable upper mounts, force limiters
  • Rear second row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, automatic locking retractor
  • LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) provisions in rear seats (including third row)
  • Integrated child door locks in rear doors
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

Prestige $37,200

MSRP

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Hydraulic brake assist
  • ESP (electronic stabilization program) w/roll-over mitigation, ABS, EBD, EDL, ASR, off road mode w/hill descent control
  • Daytime running lights
  • Impact protection w/reinforced high strength steel & aluminum crossmembers
  • Driver & front passenger advanced dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
  • Driver & front passenger seat-mounted side thorax airbag supplemental restraints
  • Front passenger occupant detection
  • SIDEGUARD head curtain airbags for both rows of seats
  • Front row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, height adjustable upper mounts, force limiters
  • Rear second row three-point safety belts w/automatic pretensioning, automatic locking retractor
  • LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) provisions in rear seats (including third row)
  • Integrated child door locks in rear doors
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2009 Audi Q5 3.2 quattro 4-door 4wd

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2009 Audi Q5 3.2 quattro 4-door 4wd

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2010 Audi Q5 3.2 quattro 4-door 4wd

Overall

IIHS Crash Test Videos

Warranty

Basic Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

144 months / Unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage

48 months / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

5 model years or newer/less than 60,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

1 year/unlimited miles after expiration of new vehicle limited warranty or from date of sale if the new vehicle limited warranty has expired

Powertrain Warranty

N/A

Dealer Certification Required

300-plus-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

No

Return/Exchange Policy

Dealer option

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

Balance of new car prepaid scheduled maintenance

Recalls

Air Bags Jan 30, 2018
Report Receipt Date:
Jan 30, 2018
NHTSA Campaign:
18V082000
Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2009-2012 Audi Q5 and 2010-2012 Audi A5 Cabriolet and S5 Cabriolet vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.
Consequence:
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator with an alternative inflator, free of charge. The recall began February 23, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69R6. Note: This recall partially supersedes recall 16V-078.
Fuel System, Gasoline Nov 19, 2018
Report Receipt Date:
Nov 19, 2018
NHTSA Campaign:
18V818000
Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2007-2012 Audi Q7 and 2009-2012 Audi Q5 vehicles, previously repaired under NHTSA recall 16V-660. These vehicles were previously repaired with an interim repair of installing butyl tape to the fuel pump flange, until replacement remedy parts became available.
Consequence:
The butyl tape may not prevent fuel from leaking. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump flange and install butyl tape, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 31, 2018. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20BJ.
Air Bags Feb 10, 2016
Report Receipt Date:
Feb 10, 2016
NHTSA Campaign:
16V078000
Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2010-2014 Golf and Jetta SportWagen, 2007-2010 Passat sedans and wagon, 2012-2014 Passat sedan and Eos, 2009-2014 CC, 2009-2012 Audi Q5, and 2010-2011 Audi A5 Cabriolet vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.
Consequence:
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflators, free of charge. Volkswagen issued an interim notification to owners on April 12, 2016. Volkswagen owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Audi owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834.
Air Bags Dec 14, 2009
Report Receipt Date:
Dec 14, 2009
NHTSA Campaign:
09V484000
Summary:
VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009 Q5 PASSENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED BETWEEN NOVEMBER 25, 2008 AND JUNE 4, 2009. A LEFT AND/OR RIGHT A-PILLAR TRIM COVER CLIP MAY NOT HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED CORRECTLY, ALLOWING THE A-PILLAR TRIM TO BECOME LOOSE WHEN THE SIDEGUARD HEAD PROTECTION AIRBAGS DEPLOY DURING A CRASH.
Consequence:
IF THIS HAPPENS, A LOOSE TRIM PIECE COULD INJURE THE FRONT SEAT OCCUPANTS OF THE VEHICLE.
Remedy:
VOLKSWAGEN WILL INSPECT THE CLIP IN THE MIDDLE OF THE LEFT AND RIGHT A-PILLAR COVERS AND REPLACE IT FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JANUARY 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AUDI AT 1-800-253-2834.
Air Bags May 27, 2016
Report Receipt Date:
May 27, 2016
NHTSA Campaign:
16V376000
Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VW) is recalling certain model year 2008-2009 Audi A4, A5, and Q5 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the air bag control units may corrode and fail.
Consequence:
If the air bag control unit fails, the air bags may not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.
Remedy:
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag control unit, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69O1.
Fuel System, Gasoline Sep 13, 2016
Report Receipt Date:
Sep 13, 2016
NHTSA Campaign:
16V660000
Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2009-2012 Audi Q5, and 2007-2012 Audi Q7 vehicles equipped with gasoline engines. The fuel cap flange on the affected vehicles may crack, allowing fuel to leak.
Consequence:
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will clean the pump flange and install a butyl rubber band to protect the pump, free of charge. The recall began November 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20W9.