SUVs have grown in popularity in over the years and replaced sedans as the number one vehicle choice in the United States. People are buying SUVs because they need more space for their family or their cargo. Every year, automotive brands release new SUV models to meet the demand of the public. Two popular choices are the Mazda CX-5 and the Jeep Cherokee. If you would like to know how these two models stack up, keep reading this 2020 Mazda CX-5 vs 2020 Jeep Cherokee comparison.
Our comparison focuses on their starting MSRP, engine performance, and cargo space. The 2020 Mazda CX-5 comes out on top in every category of our comparison. The Mazda CX-5 has a starting MSRP of $25,190 compared to $25,840 for the Jeep Cherokee. Moving on to engine performance, the engine in the CX-5 produces 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque while the Cherokee engine only produces 180 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. Finally, we have the cargo space of each SUV. The Mazda CX-5 comes in at 30.9 cubic feet and the Jeep Cherokee has only 25.8 cubic feet.
Between the price, engine performance, and spacious cargo area, you’re probably wondering how many more advantages the 2020 Mazda CX-5 has. Available performance features help to provide you with a driver focused experience. These features include i-Activ AWD®, Off-Road Traction Assist, Sport Mode, and 19-inch alloy wheels.
Additionally, you know you and your family will be safe on the road with the i-ACTIVSENSE® safety technologies. These technologies work to alert you to potential hazards and collisions while on the road. Safety technology includes Blind Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Lane Departure Warning System.
If you’re interested in getting behind the wheel of a 2020 Mazda CX-5, check out our available inventory at Fontana Mazda and then schedule a test drive. Feel free to contact us if you would like more information on this model.