2019 Mazda CX-5 vs 2019 Toyota RAV4

2019 Mazda CX-5 vs 2019 Toyota RAV4

The prominent car brands of Japan include those of Mazda, Honda, Nissan, and Toyota. Originating from the same location, all of these companies often have similar sensibilities in terms of car creation and strategy. Therefore, this in turn often leads to them becoming prime competitors of one another. That leads us to our selection today, starting with the 2019 Mazda CX-5 SUV.

Previously, we’ve compared the 2019 Mazda CX-5 to its equivalent builds in the Honda and Nissan brands. Those would be the Honda CR-V and the Nissan Rogue respectively. Therefore, today we’ll be looking at Toyota to complete our run of Japan brand comparisons. It’s the 2019 Mazda CX-5 vs the 2019 Toyota RAV4 for a battle of the midsize SUVs!

2019 Mazda CX-5


2019 Toyota RAV4

SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L Inline 4 Baseline Engine 2.5L Inline 4
187 hp / 186 lb-ft Standard Horsepower / Torque 203 hp / 184 lb-ft
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L Turbocharged Inline 4 Upgraded Engine N/A
250 hp / 310 lb-ft Upgraded Horsepower / Torque N/A
$24,350 Starting MSRP $25,500

2019 Mazda CX-5 Lodi, NJ

In terms of standard power and cargo space, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 has the advantage. However, in terms of features and customization, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 is the winner. Although the 2019 Mazda CX-5 has a respectable amount of horsepower and torque with its baseline engine, it also offers an engine upgrade. Meanwhile, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 only has 1 engine option.

As for its large stock of useful features, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 has the following to offer its audience:

  • i-ACTIV AWD®
  • Mazda Navigation System
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment
  • Advanced Smart City Brake Support
  • 360º View Monitor and Rearview Camera
  • Heated and Ventilated Seating
  • Caturra Brown Nappa Leather-Trimmed Seats
  • Bose® 10-Speaker Audio with Centerpoint®2
  • Adaptive Front-Lighting System
  • Automatic Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Windshield Wiper De-Icer
  • And More!

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 works for every season and no matter your needs. To explore it for yourself, taking a close look and getting behind the wheel for a test drive, contact us here at Mazda of Lodi. One of our very best sellers, we have plenty of 2019 Mazda CX-5 models in stock. Give us a call to learn more about the 2019 Mazda CX-5 or any other Mazda model!