Audi Q3 vs. the Competition

Audi Q3 comparison

How Does the Audi Q3 Stack up Against its Competitors?

You're interested in the Audi Q3, but you like to make sure that all of your i's are dotted and t's are crossed before signing on the bottom line. We get it. Here at Audi Glenwood Springs, we understand the importance of taking your time and making a wise car-buying decision. After all, purchasing a new vehicle is a big choice, and one that's not made every day. 

You have one niggling question left: just how does the Audi Q3 stack up against its chief competitors? Read on to see how the Q3 fares against the BMW X1 and the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class.

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Audi Q3 and BMW X1

  • With a higher fuel capacity than the BMW X1, the Audi will last longer between trips to fuel up
  • Heated and cooled seats are standard in the Q3 but not in the X1
  • Likewise, keyless ignition and parking assistance is standard in the Audi Q3 but not in the BMW X1

Audi Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class

  • Standard on the Q3 are power seats which are also heated/cooled, but these do not come standard on the GLA-Class
  • Keyless ignition and parking assistance are also standard on the Q3 but not on the GLA-Class
  • There is more shoulder room in the front of the Q3 than the GLA-Class, and also significantly more cargo room


We hope that this information regarding the above vehicles is helpful to you. Of course, there's no comparison at all for actually getting behind the wheel of a vehicle you're interested in and taking a test drive. We invite you to stop in at Audi Glenwood Springs soon and do just that.

Here, you can get up close and personal with the 2016 Audi Q3 and find out for yourself if it's the perfect car for you. If so, you'll want to learn more about our finance rates, which are competitive, or our lease options.

We are conveniently located here in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, and are proud to also serve drivers from the areas of Denver, Grand Junction, Vail, and Aspen, Colorado.

BMW X1 comparison
Mercedes-Benz GLA comparison