Mazda CX-5 Vs. the Competition


The Mazda CX-5 Vs. The Competition -  Vehicle Comparison

Coming in three trim options with all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive options on all three, the Mazda CX-5 oozes suave versatility. From the available Bose 10--speaker audio system to available Mazda Navigation system, to available leather trimmed seats, Hanover, PA drivers will likely be impressed with the thorough set of options that the Mazda CX-5 presents. Read on to see how the competition holds up against the Mazda CX-5.

MazdaCX5 Vs. The Subaru Forester

The Mazda CX-5 is a classic rendition of the SUV. From its elegant good looks to its powerful 187-hoserpower standard engine, the Mazda CX-5 is impressive straight out of the gate. Beyond the horsepower, the Mazda CX-5 engine also sports more torque than the base Forester engine: 186 foot-pounds to the Subaru Forester models 176 foot-pound torque). This translates into more towing capacity for the Mazda CX-5. Offering Owing Mills, MD drivers up to 2000 pounds of towing capability versus the Subaru model's 1499 pounds of towing capability, the Mazda is ready to take on more towing load in the Gettysburg area than the Forester. With an available seven-inch full-color touch screen, rearview camera, and host of available driver assistance features to also available York, PA drivers will be hard pushed to find a more well-rounded SUV than the Mazda CX-5. Drive assistance features include:

  • Pre-collision safety tech: This system helps reduce the severity of a collision when one becomes unavoidable.
  • Smart brake support- When travelling at speeds above 10 miles per hour, this available system helps sense traffic ahead and alerts when braking is immediately necessary.
  • Adaptive front-light: This system is specifically designed to help you see around corners at night. As you turn into a corner, the headlights pivot up to 15 degrees in the direction of your turn, improving visibility and allow you to spot potential hazards and dangers ahead. 
  • Lane departure warning: This system alerts you when you're unintentionally about to depart from your lane at a speed of approximately 37 miles per hour of higher.
  • Advanced blind spot monitoring: Using standard radar sensors to help detect and alert when objects are in your left and right spots, this system also warns when a fast-approaching vehicle is about to enter a blind spot from further behind

MazdaCX5 Vs. The Ford Escape

For those Hanover drivers having a hard time choosing between the Ford Escape and the Mazda CX-5, read on. The Mazda CX-5 once again comes out on top as far as horsepower and torque goes (Mazda CX-5: 187, 186 foot-pounds of torque horsepower; Ford Escape: 170 horsepower, and 170 foot-pounds of torque). Owings Mills, MD drivers will likely be happy to learn that the Mazda CX-5 has more rear legroom than the Ford Escape. Plus, with an exterior styling that exudes confidence and high tech, Gettysburg drivers will probably catch many passerby's eyes.

The Champion Mazda Team!

Whether you know the exact trim you want or not, stop by our dealership conveniently located in Hanover, PA! Our team of experienced professionals is ready to assist you with nearly every step of the vehicle buying process. From service and parts to finance, we have a team member ready to answer your questions! If you want, York, PA drivers can view out latest inventory from the comfort of home. Use our online search tool to find the Mazda vehicle that suits your needs! Refine your search by year, price, keyword, and many more options! It's all up to you, though! Whether you know the Mazda CX-5 is the vehicle for you, or you have no idea which Mazda vehicle you'd like, stop by our dealership for a test drive today!


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