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2018 Mazda CX-5

2018 Mazda CX-5

2018 Honda CR-V

2018 Honda CR-V

2018 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2018 Honda CR-V

2018 Mazda CX-5


2018 Honda CR-V



2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder Engine


2.4L 4-Cylinder Engine


Bluetooth® Connectivity
Standard Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert


Blind Spot Monitor Available
5 Passengers


5 Passengers
Split-Folding Rear Seats

Cargo Space

Split-Folding Rear Seats

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Whether you’re looking to kick open the tailgate and enjoy the best spots to watch the sunset in LA or you’re looking for the best family SUV for you near Manhattan Beach and Hawthorne, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 and 2018 Honda CR-V are both worth consideration. After looking at this comparison, though, it’s clear the CX-5 beats the CR-V in terms of affordability, standard power, and standard features. Find out more here before making the trip to South Bay Mazda in Torrance, CA.

2018 Mazda CX-5 driving down the highway


The 2018 Mazda CX-5 gives you the chance to get your family into a 5-passenger crossover SUV for less than the 2018 Honda CR-V.

  • Mazda CX-5 – MSRP from $24,150
  • Honda CR-V – MSRP from $24,250

Engine Specs & MPG

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 comes standard with a 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder engine that makes 187 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque. Compare that to the Honda CR-V, which comes with a standard 2.4L 4-cylinder engine that only makes 184 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque. The CX-5 is able to get up to 31 mpg highway, while the CR-V gets up to a slightly higher 34 mpg highway.

2018 Mazda CX-5 infotainment

Interior Design, Space, and Features

Both of these models are compact SUVs with seating for up to five passengers across two rows and split-folding rear seats that give you access to more cargo space when you need it. However, the CX-5 beats out the CR-V when it comes to a number of features:

  • Entertainment Features – While both of these SUVs come standard with Bluetooth® and a 4-speaker audio system, only the Mazda CX-5 comes with a standard 7-inch MAZDA CONNECTTM touchscreen interface and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
  • Safety Features – Unlike the 2018 Honda CR-V, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 comes standard with a blind spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert, even on the base model.
2018 Mazda CX-5 interior


Get Inside the New Mazda CX-5 Near Redondo Beach

Find out why families in Long Beach are choosing the Mazda CX-5 when you stop into our dealership for a test drive, or compare the Mazda CX-5 to the Toyota RAV4 for more help making your new crossover SUV purchasing decision. Count on us for collision repair near Palos Verdes as well.

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