2021 Mazda CX-5 vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee

2021 Mazda CX-5 VS 2021 Jeep Cherokee

Crossover SUVs are gaining popularity as they have more to offer drivers and passengers. If you are in the market for one of these vehicles, consider purchasing the 2021 Mazda CX-5. The 2021 CX-5, available at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN, is a reliable vehicle when it comes to the structure and safety it provides. It is also affordable and built to last. This crossover is often compared to the 2021 Jeep Cherokee in terms of performance specifications. Today we will compare these two SUVs in their base trims when it comes to their performance. Then, we will review some of the features on the 2021 CX-5 that make this SUV the better option for your next vehicle.

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2021 Mazda CX-5


2021 Jeep Cherokee

2.5L Turbo Base Engine 2.4L Four-Cylinder
187 HP @6,000 RPM Engine Power 180 HP @6,400 RPM
25 MPG / 31 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 22 MPG / 31 MPG
Front-Wheel (AWD Available) Drivetrain Front-Wheel

Features Available on the 2021 Mazda CX-5

It appears the 2021 Mazda CX-5 and the 2021 Jeep Cherokee are evenly matched in the four areas listed above; however, the 2021 CX-5 has a faster base engine power, gets a better fuel economy in the city, and is available in AWD. In addition, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 has a six-speed automatic transmission, which makes for a smooth ride. It also has a manual shifter and sports mode to add some excitement to your drive. The 2021 CX-5 can get up to 186 pound-feet of torque at 4,000 rpm.

When it comes to safety, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 has you covered. Beyond an array of driver assistance features that are designed to keep drivers on the road and alert, the 2021 CX-5 is equipped with safety mechanisms to keep passengers safe if a collision does occur. There are airbags in the front and rear rows as well as on the sides of the vehicle. These are built with passenger-weight sensors. All seats have three-point seatbelts, with the front seats also designed with pretensioners and force limiters. There is a LATCH system in the rear seating area of the 2021 Mazda CX-5, and the rear doors have child safety locks.

To explore more about what the 2021 Mazda CX-5 has to offer, stop by Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN today!