2016 Mazda CX-9 vs 2016 Audi Q5

Drivers all around the world have fallen in love with the incredible qualities of crossovers and SUVs for a good reason, they offer a lot of amazing things. With their outstanding versatility and amazing capability, these types of vehicles have really gained a lot of attention from drivers in the last decade. For this new model year, two vehicles have really received the attention of shoppers by giving them all kinds of high-tech features and luxurious comfort options. The Mazda CX-9 and the Audi Q5 serve up some pretty impressive interior offerings, safety features and impressive driving dynamics, but one of them does it better than the other. This detailed comparison between the 2016 Mazda CX-9 vs 2016 Audi Q5 will give you the information you need to make the most informed buying decision.

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2016 Mazda CX-9 VS 2016 Audi Q5
$31,520 MSRP $40,900
2.5-liter 4-cyl Engine 2.0-liter 4-cyl
227 hp Horsepower 220 hp
7 Seating Capacity 5

2016 Mazda CX-9 and 2016 Audi Q5 Comparison

When it comes to luxury, technology, comfort and safety, both the new CX-9 and Q5 have a lot to offer drivers who are searching for the very best at an affordable price. However, one of the biggest differences between the 2016 Mazda CX-9 vs 2016 Audi Q5 is their starting price. The CX-9 has a much lower MSRP than the Q5 which gives an early advantage to the new Mazda crossover SUV. Their list of shared features and options include navigation, leather upholstery, voice activated controls, touchscreen infotainment system, dual climate control, power accessories and much more.

One of the biggest differences that crossover SUV shoppers will notice when comparing the 2016 Mazda CX-9 and 2016 Audi Q5 is their interior space. The interior of the new CX-9 offers a third-row seat that gives drivers seating for up to seven passengers while the new Q5 doesn’t even offer a third row and can only seat five passengers. If you are looking for an affordable seven-passenger luxury crossover SUV, the 2016 Mazda CX-9 is the perfect choice.

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