Red 2019 Mazda CX-5 Comp

2020 Mazda CX-5*

Blue 2019 Honda CR-V Comp

2020 Honda CR-V*

2020 MAZDA CX-5


2020 Honda CR-V
187-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder

Base Engine

184-hp 2.4L inline-4
25 mpg city/31 mpg highway**

Fuel Efficiency

26 mpg city/32 mpg highway
2,000 pounds

Towing Capacity

1,500 pounds

Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring

N/A on Base Trim

2020 MAZDA CX-5 vs. 2020 Honda CR-V

Families looking to get behind the wheel of a new compact SUV should compare the 2020 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2020 Honda CR-V. These models are popular among families in need of more power and space on Lansdale commutes. Though both offer an exciting and spacious ride, the Mazda CX-5 offers a stronger engine, a higher towing capacity, and standard driver assists than the Honda CR-V. Use our Mazda CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V comparison below to help you decide on the SUV that’s best for you and your driving needs.

MAZDA CX-5 vs. CR-V: Performance Specs

When it comes to performance specs, you’ll find these models have a few similarities. However, you’ll find the new Mazda CX-5 has a bit more to offer. Compare their specs below:

  • Engine: The Mazda CX-5 comes standard with a 187-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder engine rated at 186 lb-ft of torque. The Honda CR-V is equipped with a 184-hp 2.4L inline-4 rated at 180 lb-ft of torque.
  • Fuel Economy: The CR-V earns 26 mpg city/32 mpg highway, and the CX-5 earns 25 mpg city/31 mpg highway.**
  • Towing Capacity: You can tow more with the Mazda CX-5; it has a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds. The CR-V manages just 1,500 pounds.

MAZDA CX-5 vs. CR-V: Safety Advances

The Honda CR-V includes Honda Sensing technology that has features such as lane departure warning and collision warning with automatic braking. Though this suite of safety features is the most noteworthy Honda technology, drivers have to upgrade to the CR-V EX to get access. When looking for standard advanced safety, here’s what the Mazda CX-5 has to offer:

  • Smart City Brake Support – operates between 2 and 18 mph, and warns you when you’re approaching a vehicle too quickly on Chalfont roads.
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring – alerts you when a vehicle enters your blind zone.
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert – notifies you of vehicles approaching from the side as you’re backing out of a parking space.
Red 2020 Mazda CX-5 Driving in Snow

Experience a New MAZDA CX-5 in Colmar Today!

Comparing the Mazda CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V can be helpful to drivers in the Chalfont area and beyond who can’t decide on the right SUV for their families. The best way to experience what the Mazda CX-5 has to offer is by taking your favorite Mazda CX-5 trim for a test drive. In the meantime, check out our new vehicle specials, learn about the Mazda maintenance schedules, check out our used Mazda CX-5 inventory, and contact us with any questions!

*2019 Model Images Shown

**Based on EPA-estimates. Actual results will vary.

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