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2021 Honda CR-V vs 2021 Mazda CX-5

2021 Honda CR-V vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5

2021 Honda CR-V

vs.

2021 Mazda CX-5

190

Horsepower

187
28*

EPA-Estimated City MPG

25
34*

EPA-Estimated Highway MPG

31
75.8 Cubic Feet

Maximum Cargo Space

59.6 Cubic Feet
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Wireless Phone Charger

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12-Way Power Driver's Seat with 4-Way Power Lumbar

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The Honda CR-V is one of the most popular SUVs in San Francisco, making it a true leader in the 2021 Honda CR-V vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 matchup. While both models put out an impressive showing, only Honda offers more value with modern technology and perks you won’t want to miss. See how the CR-V provides the stronger amount of:

  • Comfort and Convenience Features
  • Power and Efficiency 
  • Interior Dimensions

CR-V vs. CX-5: Comfort and Convenience Features

Staying connected and comfortable is important while you drive, and Honda makes it easy to check off all your chores while enjoying the journey. The CR-V offers: 

  • Hands-Free Access Power Tailgate with Programmable Height
  • Wireless Phone Charger
  • 12-Way Power Driver’s Seat with 4-Way Power Lumbar Support

Sadly, the Mazda CX-5 does not provide any of these same amenities on any of its trim levels. 

CR-V vs. CX-5: Power and Efficiency 

The CR-V offers a slight edge when it comes to power against the CX-5 engine:

  • Honda CR-V: Makes up to 190 hp.
  • Mazda CX-5: Makes up to 187 hp

But the biggest difference is seen in the fuel efficiency. The CR-V outperformed the CX-5 when it comes to mpg, helping you avoid extra trips to the pump. Explore these EPA-estimates:

  • 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway with the 2021 Honda CR-V 1.5T 2WD*
  • 25 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway with the 2021 Mazda CX-5 Sport FWD

CR-V vs. CX-5: Interior Dimensions

SUV drivers are looking for space, and the CR-V helps all your passengers feel comfortable even after packing up for your next adventure. Inside the cabin you’ll enjoy: 

  • Up to 41.3 inches of front legroom in the Honda CR-V vs. 41.0 inches in the Mazda CX-5.
  • Up to 40.1 inches of front headroom in the Honda CR-V vs. 39.7 inches in the Mazda CX-5.

The CR-V also provides the proper cargo space to make grocery shopping and road trips a breeze, especially when compared to the CX-5: 

  • Up to 78.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the 1st row in the Honda CR-V vs. 59.6 in the Mazda CX-5. 
  • Up to 39.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the 2nd row in the Honda CR-V vs. 30.9 in the Mazda CX-5.

Test Drive the Honda CR-V Today

If you’ve enjoyed reading about everything the Honda CR-V offers, you’ll love it even more in person! Schedule a test drive of this stunning SUV today, and save time during your visit when you apply for financing online. We’re here to answer any questions, so contact us to get started. 

Disclaimers: 

*Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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