2021 Audi Q5 Sportback MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback.

The 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback has a 14V Li-Ion electric motor which is charged via standard charger.

All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback gets up to 23 miles per gallon in the city, and 28 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback is 25 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback is $2,950 per year.

That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

If you were to compare a 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $3,250 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Consume?

The 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback will consume roughly 12 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Emit?

For every mile driven, the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback will emit 349 grams of CO2, which is about 5,235,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 178 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback.

City MPG 23
Highway MPG 28
Combined MPG 25
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $3,250
Fuel Cost $2,950
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Electric Motor 14V Li-Ion
ATV Type Hybrid
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Grams of CO2 5,235,000
Trees Needed to Offset 249
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (AM-S7)
Vehicle Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Related Audi Models from 2021

If you're interested in other Audi models from 2021, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.

Model Combined MPG
R8 Spyder 16
Q7 20
A6 quattro 26
A4 allroad quattro 26
SQ8 17
R8 16
RS Q8 15
Q3 S-line quattro 23
A6 Allroad 22
TT RS 24
S5 23
Q5 25
A8 L 21
e-tron Sportback 77
SQ5 20
A8 L 23
A8 L 18
A4 S line quattro 27
RS 5 Sportback 21
S6 22


Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

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