2019 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Mazda CX-9
2019 Mazda CX-9 2018 Mazda CX-9

  Engine

2.5L Turbo I-4 2.5L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower 1

227 - 250 hp 227 - 250 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

22/28 * 22/28 *

  Transmission

6-speed shiftable automatic 6-speed shiftable automatic

2019 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Mazda CX-9

Serving Troy, MI

If you are looking for a stylish and reliable 3-row SUV, then the Mazda CX-9 is a top choice that delivers when it comes to performance, appearance, and features. To help you compare the latest CX-9 SUVs, Suburban Mazda of Troy has put together this side by side review of both the 2019 Mazda CX-9 and this 2018 Mazda CX-9. This review will take a look at both 3-row SUVs in three vital areas. In the first part of this review, we will take a look at the performance numbers of both CX-9 models. Next, we will take a look at the appearance of both vehicles. Finally, we will compare the features of both the 2019 Mazda CX-9 and the 2018 Mazda CX-9.

Performance

The 2019 Mazda CX-9 comes standard with a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with VVT. This engine offers an output of 227 to 250 horsepower. depending on whether you use regular or premium unleaded fuel. In 0 to 60 acceleration tests, the 2019 CX-9 can achieve a time of 7.1 seconds. The 2018 Mazda CX-9 comes standard with the same engine and identical performance numbers.

Appearance

The 2019 CX-9 offers a modern exterior appearance featuring a large grille with the Mazda logo at its center. The grille is flanked by LED headlights. Around the sides, the CX-9 has smooth lines, and body-color door handles. At the rear, the CX-9 features a large rear window topped by a body-color spoiler. On the interior, the 2019 CX-9 offers soft-touch materials on the dash, doors, and center armrest. The layout is sleek and contemporary throughout the cabin. The 2018 CX-9 features a large grille flanked by LED headlights on all trim levels. Around the sides, the 2018 CX-9 offers body-color side mirrors and excellent visibility from the first and second-row windows. At the rear, the 2018 CX-9 offers a large rear window topped by a body-color rear spoiler. On the interior, the 2018 CX-9's cabin design is sleek and upscale. There are soft-touch materials on the dash, doors and center consoles.

Features

The 2019 CX-9 offers several standard features on all of their trim levels. All 2019 CX-9 SUVs feature chrome accents on the grille, body-color side mirrors, and rear privacy glass on the exterior. On the interior, you can find three-zone automatic climate control, three rows of seating and a rearview camera as standard. Optional equipment includes Nappa leather seating, Santos Rosewood trim, and sculpted aluminum. The 2018 CX-9 offers several standard features often found on luxury SUVs models. Standard exterior features include 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels, LED headlights & taillights and dual exhaust outlets. On the interior, the 2018 CX-9 offers a 7-inch full-color display, push-button start and a leather-wrapped steering wheel as standard equipment. Optional features include a power passenger driver's seat, an 8-inch full-color display, and the Mazda Advanced Keyless entry & start system.

Suburban Mazda of Troy invites you to take a test drive of both the 2019 Mazda CX-9 and the 2018 Mazda CX-9. Our experienced sales team looks forward to showing you the exciting features of these capable 3-row SUVs. Be sure to schedule your test drive today. Our inventory changes frequently and we don't want you to miss out on your chance to drive home in the Mazda CX-9 of your choice.

1 The 2019 Mazda CX-9 with the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T engine produces up to 227 horsepower when using 87 octane regular unleaded fuel and up to 250 horsepower when using 93 octane premium unleaded fuel.
* Up to an EPA-estimated 22 city/28 highway MPG for 2019 Mazda CX-9 FWD models. AWD models, 20 city/26 highway MPG. Actual results will vary.