2019 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2019 Chevy Traverse

black mazda cx-9 compared to black chevy traverse

Mazda customers who want to make the most of their interior space ought to fall in love with the Mazda CX-9. The Mazda CX-9 is the only vehicle in the lineup to feature three rows of seating. Up to seven people can sit inside this midsize crossover, and its sharp design and modern technology make everything even better.

But how does it compare to the competition? We often grade vehicles based on how they stack up with similar models. Here, we are putting the base trims of the Mazda CX-9 and the Chevy Traverse. See what our research found below.

2019 Mazda CX-9


2019 Chevy Traverse

28 highway mpg, 22 city mpg, 24 combined mpg EPA-estimated fuel economy 27 highway mpg, 18 city mpg, 21 combined mpg
Available Adaptive cruise control Not available
Available, with voice activation Integrated navigation system Not available
Standard Blind spot monitoring Not available

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The Traverse is slightly larger than the Mazda CX-9, but that doesn’t mean it comes with more. Modern technologies like the ones listed above as well as park assist and lane-departure come available on the base Mazda CX-9 and are simply not available on the base Traverse. MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment is exclusive to Mazda vehicles and it comes with audio text messages, voice commands, internet radio, and E911 automatic emergency notification. Innovative, unique technologies combined with a gorgeously crafted exterior and a spacious, comfortable interior should give every crossover driver everything they could want. The Mazda CX-9 features up to 71.2 cubic feet of cargo room and 135 cubic feet of passenger space.

Come down to Matt Castrucci Mazda to check out the 2019 Mazda CX-9 for yourself. We can discuss other available features like SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link, Bose Centerpoint audio, heated seats, LED lighting, and much more. Experience all of this for yourself by scheduling a test drive.