Mazda CX-5 vs Honda CR-V

Mazda CX-5
Honda CR-V
Specs*
Fuel Economy (City) 26 MPG 28 MPG
Fuel Economy (Highway) 31 MPG 34 MPG
Horsepower 227 horsepower 90 horsepower
Keyless Start Standard Not Available
Remote Engine Start Available Available
MSRP $24,350 $24,350

Among mid-size SUVs, the Mazda CX-5 and the Honda CR-V stand apart for style and affordability. Both the Mazda CX-5 and the Honda CR-V offer capability and comfort at a comparable pricetag that puts the full-size SUV experience within reach. When compared side-by-side, however, the choice for Louisville, Kentucky area drivers becomes obvious.

The Mazda CX-5 starts at a slightly lower base price compared to the Honda CR-V, offering additional savings on top of an already low pricetag. Both the Honda CR-V and the Mazda CX-5 offer more-than-adequate power at 185 horsepower and 184 horsepower, respectively. The compact size of the mid-size SUV class offers impressive fuel economy, with the Mazda CX-5 ultimately offering better mileage per gallon than the Honda CR-V. For commuting in and around in the Louisville, KY area, Mazda CX-5 drivers will ultimately save more at the pump over time.

When it comes to comfort and convenience, however, the Mazda CX-5 offers more standard and available features than the competition. Keyless start is standard on the Mazda CX-5, and remote engine start is also available for your convenience. The base model of the Honda CR-V offers neither. With the addition of intelligent safety features like smart brake support, distance recognition support system, adaptive front-lighting system, and blind spot monitoring in the elegant KODO “Soul of Motion” exterior design, it’s easy to see why the Mazda CX-5 is the choice for Louisville, KY area drivers.

To test drive the Mazda CX-5 for yourself, including upgraded trim levels with even more available comfort, convenience, and safety features, visit Oxmoor Mazda in Louisville, KY today!