Audi Q5 Depreciation

An Audi Q5 will depreciate 58% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $20,225.

Audi Q5s don't hold their value well, and rank 42th out of 71 luxury models. After five years, expect a Q5 to be worth about 40 cents on the dollar, when compared to new. There are plenty of quality used ones on the market, however, so a smart shopper can find a bargain out there.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 13,500 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $48,005 when new. Enter your purchase price, expected ownership period and estimated miles driven annually. Our depreciation calculator will predict an expected resale value for the Audi Q5.

Audi Q5 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $9,193 80.85% $38,812 13,500 2021
2 $12,952 73.02% $35,053 27,000 2022
3 $18,732 60.98% $29,273 40,500 2023
4 $23,330 51.40% $24,675 54,000 2024
5 $27,780 42.13% $20,225 67,500 2025
6 $30,742 35.96% $17,263 81,000 2026
7 $33,037 31.18% $14,968 94,500 2027
8 $33,815 29.56% $14,190 108,000 2028
9 $35,946 25.12% $12,059 121,500 2029
10 $36,729 23.49% $11,276 135,000 2030

Audi Q5 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $9,193 80.85% $38,812
2 $12,952 73.02% $35,053
3 $18,732 60.98% $29,273
4 $23,330 51.40% $24,675
5 $27,780 42.13% $20,225
6 $30,742 35.96% $17,263
7 $33,037 31.18% $14,968
8 $33,815 29.56% $14,190
9 $35,946 25.12% $12,059
10 $36,729 23.49% $11,276

Audi Q5 Depreciation Calculator

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If you purchase a used Audi Q5 that is 2 years old, then you could save $12,952 compared to buying new, and still have a relatively new model with plenty of useful life remaining. If you plan to keep this vehicle for 3 years then your total cost of depreciation would be $14,828. Try other age and ownership length combinations, or different vehicles to see if you can find depreciation sweetspots where this cost is the lowest. Hint: Try vehicles between 2 and 4 years old, as brand new vehicles depreciate quickly. Also, if this is a recently released model and buying a few years old isn't possible, consider another vehicle, or perhaps wait until more used Q5 models become available.

The Best Model Years to Buy an Audi Q5

The 2015 Audi Q5 is our top pick for the best model year value for the Q5. With the 2015, you would only pay, on average, 42% of the price as new, with 58% of the vehicle's useful life remaining. The 2016 and 2014 model years are also attractive years for the Q5, and provide a relatively good value. Our rankings consider multiple factors, including the Q5's price as new, current price, maintenance costs and remaining years of overall predictabe expenses. Our top ranked model year represents the most car for the money of the Audi Q5 models.

Audi Q5 Historical Depreciation

Year New Price Current Price Maintenance $ Decline % Decline % Paid Value Rating
2020 $48,005 $48,005 $424 $0 0% 100%
2019 $46,950 $38,448 $490 $9,557 19.91% 80.85% Good
2018 $46,048 $34,237 $613 $4,211 10.95% 73.02%
2017 $43,123 $27,099 $801 $7,138 20.85% 60.98% Good
2016 $43,066 $23,061 $925 $4,038 14.9% 51.4% Better
2015 $44,005 $19,714 $1,175 $3,347 14.51% 42.13% Best
2014 $42,750 $17,005 $1,631 $2,709 13.74% 35.96% Better
2013 $41,882 $14,905 $1,848 $2,100 12.35% 31.18%
2012 $37,925 $13,204 $1,992 $1,701 11.41% 29.56%
2011 $37,491 $11,694 $2,277 $1,510 11.44% 25.12%
2010 $36,043 $10,806 $2,340 $888 7.59% 23.49%
2009 $35,898 $10,065 $2,683 $741 6.86% 20.56%
Year Price % Paid Value Rank
2020 $48,005 100%
2019 $38,448 80.85% Good
2018 $34,237 73.02%
2017 $27,099 60.98% Good
2016 $23,061 51.4% Better
2015 $19,714 42.13% Best
2014 $17,005 35.96% Better
2013 $14,905 31.18%
2012 $13,204 29.56%
2011 $11,694 25.12%
2010 $10,806 23.49%
2009 $10,065 20.56%

Other Audi Q5 Costs of Ownership

Finding a car or truck that saves on depreciation costs is important. But, it's also imperative to view all major Audi Q5 costs. This will ensure that you are finding the vehicle that provides you the best value, at the lowest cost. We've created tools that will also help you to save on the following ownership expenses: