2019 Mazda CX-5 vs 2019 Mazda CX-9

Passenger side exterior view of a red 2019 Mazda CX-5 on the left "vs" Driver side exterior view of a gray 2019 Mazda CX-9 on the right

We all have differing expectations and must-haves when it comes to buying a new vehicle and finding the vehicle that meets your expectations as well as your wish list can occasionally be difficult. Thankfully for you Mazda makes the most attractive and accommodating SUVs on the market today so all you need to do is figure out which one of their SUVs fits your needs best. To help you accomplish this task we have organized a comprehensive side-by-side comparison of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and the 2019 Mazda CX-9. Find out about the standard and available drivetrain specs, interior space, and cabin comforts of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and CX-9 right here below.



Standard Drivetrain Specs of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 & CX-9

2019 Mazda CX-5

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2019 Mazda CX-9

2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-Cylinder
187 HP/ 186 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 250 HP/ 310 LB-FT
SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic w/ Manual Shift & Sport Mode Standard Transmission SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic w/ Manual Shift & Sport Mode
25 MPG City/ 31 MPG HWY Fuel Economy 22 MPG City/ 28 MPG HWY

As you can see from the chart above the 2019 Mazda CX-9 gets equipped with a more powerful turbocharged engine while the 2019 Mazda CX-5 provides better fuel economy specs. The 2019 Mazda CX-9 does not offer an engine upgrade but the 2019 Mazda CX-5 makes available the 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine on its upper trim levels. All-Wheel Drive is also an option for all trim levels of both the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and CX-9 and it is standard equipment on their upper trim levels.

Interior Dimensions of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 & CX-9

2019 Mazda CX-5

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2019 Mazda CX-9

5 People Seating Capacity 7 People
103.6 Cubic Feet Passenger Volume 135.1 Cubic Feet
30.9 Cubic Feet Standard Cargo Space 14.4 Cubic Feet
59.6 Cubic Feet Maximum Cargo Space 71.2 Cubic Feet

Overall the 2019 Mazda CX-9 is the larger SUV and provides more interior cargo and passenger space but at the expense of fuel economy. Both the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and the 2019 Mazda CX-9 get equipped with a standard 7” Color Touchscreen Display, a Rearview Camera, the MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, Bluetooth® Connectivity, and HD Radio™. Upgrade past the base trim level of each and the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and CX-9 get loaded with standard Apple CarPlay™ & Android Auto™ to easily sync your smartphone to the touchscreen display. You can take both the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and 2019 Mazda CX-9 for a test drive today at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN.