2019 Mazda CX-5 vs 2019 Honda CR-V

2019 Mazda CX-5 vs 2019 Honda CR-V

Just as American automotive manufacturers are often in competition amongst themselves, such as GM battling Ford, the same can be said of foreign automakers. Such is the case with Mazda and Honda, two companies that have amazing reputations for building stylish, reliable, and affordable models. Many of their models are designed with prices set to combat the other, creating a rivalry that has often yielded positive results as each company produces better and better models over time.

That brings us to today’s competition. We’ll be comparing the midsize SUV models of each brand which have both recently released to the public. For Mazda, it’s the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and for Honda, it’s the 2019 Honda CR-V. Which brand has won this time? Let’s find out! It’s the 2019 Mazda CX-5 vs the 2019 Honda CR-V!

2019 Mazda CX-5


2019 Honda CR-V

SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L Inline 4 Baseline Engine 2.4L Inline 4
187 hp / 186 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 184 hp / 180 lb-ft
Yes Available All-Wheel Drive Yes
$24,350 Starting MSRP $24,350

2019 Mazda CX-5 Lodi, NJ

As we can see, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and the 2019 Honda CR-V are priced extremely competitively with one another. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 has a bit more power and better driving dynamics through SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY and the 2019 Honda CR-V has a touch more cargo space when its rear seats are down. Both are excellent choices drivers won’t be disappointed with, but we’d give the edge to the 2019 Mazda CX-5 due to its impressive array of available features, including:

  • Predictive i-ACTIV® AWD
  • Bose® Audio
  • Advanced Smart City Brake Support
  • Automatic Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Sound-Dampened Cabin
  • Heated Front and Rear Seats
  • Caturra Brown Nappa Leather Seating
  • Genuine Wood Layered Interior Trim
  • Pedestrian Detection
  • And More!

Need more convincing? Come down and test drive a 2019 Mazda CX-5 model for yourself here at Mazda of Lodi. We also have plenty of other current Mazda models in stock if you’re looking for a different build or budget to fit your lifestyle. Contact us online, by phone, or in person to get started. The Mazda of Lodi dealership is located in Lodi, New Jersey within Bergen County.