2019 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2019 Chevy Trax

gray mazda cx-5 compared to white chevy trax

One of the best-looking crossover SUVs over the last decade or so has undoubtedly been the Mazda CX-5. The Mazda CX-5 has built a reputation on the strong pillars of elegance, performance, and comfort. With the 2019 model’s new turbocharged engine option, this crossover is better than ever before.

But how does it compare to other similar vehicles? We are here to help you out in any way we can, and that includes doing some model research. Check out the results of our research on the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and how it compares to the 2019 Chevy Trax.

2019 Mazda CX-5


2019 Chevy Trax

250 Maximum horsepower available 138
Available, with voice activation Integrated navigation system Not available
59.6 cubic feet Maximum interior cargo volume 48.4 cubic feet
Standard Base level satellite radio Not available

2019 Mazda CX-5 performance specifications

The technological features in the Mazda CX-5 just cannot be matched by the Chevy Trax. In addition to the features above, the Mazda CX-5 comes standard with MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment. This Mazda-specific system includes a multi-functional command center, voice commands, navigation, internet radio, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. Depending on who you ask, what’s under the hood might be even more important. New for 2019 is a turbocharged engine which comes standard on the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring Reserve and Signature trim levels. This is the same engine that was newly fitted on the 2018 Mazda6. The uppermost models of the 2019 CX-5 feature a 250-horsepower SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine with Dynamic Pressure Turbo. The Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring trims all come with a 187-horsepower, SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve I4 engine with Cylinder Deactivation.

Anyone who is interested in learning more about the 2019 Mazda CX-5 is encouraged to come down to Matt Castrucci Mazda and check it out for themselves. We will go over everything else you need to know, and we can talk about how it compares to other competitors as well. We hope to see you soon!