Shopping for a versatile compact SUV? Compare the 2019 Honda CR-V vs. 2019 Mazda CX-5 to find out which of these popular models offers the efficient performance and features that you want on your Denver-area commute. Then, stop by Fisher Honda to test drive the exciting new Honda CR-V today!
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The Honda CR-V is equipped with a standard 2.4L DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder engine, while the Mazda CX-5 comes with a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder. Both of these powerful engines can provide spirited performance on Arvada roads, but the Honda can also offer better gas mileage. The EPA estimates the Honda CR-V fuel economy at 26/32 mpg* city/highway on the base LX trim with a CVT transmission. The CX-5 has earned an EPA rating of 25 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. That might seem like a small difference, but it translates to saving a few dollars every time you stop in at your local gas station for a fill-up.
The Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5 interiors are both well-equipped with connectivity features, USB ports, and a rearview camera. However, there are some key differences in the features list of each that you should take note of:
2019 Honda CR-V:
2019 Mazda CX-5:
Both of these Mazda and Honda models come with an array of advanced airbags, and each have their own variations of a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Hill Start Assist, and Blind Spot Information System. With the Honda CR-V however, you also benefit from the Honda Sensing® safety suite, which includes advanced safety and driver assist technologies, like:
These Honda Sensing® safety features aren’t available on the Mazda CX-5.
Check out our other CR-V comparisons, and learn more about the CR-V dimensions, and maintenance schedule, and find out about what to expect from the new 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Explore our new CR-V inventory to find the model that will best suit your needs, and don;t forget to take a look at our CR-V lease specials which can make this affordable compact SUV even more budget-friendly for Aurora-area drivers. Please contact us if you have any questions, or would like to schedule a test drive in Boulder today.
*26 city/32 highway/28 combined mpg rating for 2WD LX trims. 25 city/31 highway/27 combined mpg rating for AWD LX trims. 28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD EX, EX-L & Touring trims. 27 city/33 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD EX, EX-L & Touring trims. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.