2017 Mazda CX-5 vs 2018 Toyota RAV4  

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 vs the 2018 Toyota RAV4 is a comparison of two seemingly similar midsize crossovers. When you're picking your next vehicle, it is very useful to see how two models measure up side-by-side. Here at Gwatney Mazda of Germantown, we try to make the research process as seamless as possible. We value transparency in all that we do here. This is why we create comparisons and model information pages so you can decide for yourself whether a vehicle is right for you! 

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is jam packed with features that drivers will love. Built with flexibility and convenience in mind, the Mazda CX-5 has a number of ways you can customize the interior cabin of your vehicle to fit your cargo and passenger accommodation needs. Alongside stunning performance, the Mazda CX-5 combines impressive agility with efficiency. The Mazda CX-5 is the modern midsize crossover for the family on the go. Check out how it measures up to its competition. 

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2017 Mazda CX-5 vs 2018 Toyota RAV4
4 Trim Levels 10
5 Seating Capacity 5
7-inch Standard Audio Display 6.1-inch
Standard LED Headlights Available

Key Features of the 2017 Mazda CX-5 

Looking at the table above, you can see that the Mazda CX-5 and the RAV4 differ on many fronts. To start, each vehicle has different trim level offerings. The Mazda CX-5 offers a total of four trim levels. These include the Sport, the Touring, the Grand Select, and the Grand Touring. The RAV4 offers ten trim levels. Though this means you have more to choose from, this also means that you'll get less features in each trim level and will have to go up more trims in the RAV4 spectrum to gain the equivalent features offered in the Mazda CX-5 trims.

Each of these vehicles will seat five passengers. Though similar in size, these vehicles differ greatly in their aesthetic qualities. The RAV4 is a bit sportier in feel than the Mazda CX-5. The Mazda CX-5 is a sleek and sophisticated take on the midsize crossover and combines forward-thinking styling with intelligent technologies to bring you an innovative vehicle inside and out.  

The Mazda CX-5 boasts a long list of technologies and amenities in its interior. As you can see from the example in the table above, the Mazda CX-5 gives drivers access to more advanced features at its starting trim levels than the RAV4. Some of the other features that come standard in the Mazda CX-5 include the MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, a remote keyless illuminated entry system with "answer back" feature, LED headlights, Daytime Running Lights, and more!

You can view the 2017 Mazda CX-5 in our inventory! Then contact us at Gwatney Mazda of Germantown for more information on this comparison between the 2017 Mazda CX-5 and 2018 Toyota RAV4. You can schedule a test drive today using our online form and see the Mazda CX-5 in person!  

2017 Mazda CX-5 Exterior View of Rear End in Red
2017 Mazda CX-5 Interior View of Seating in White
2017 Mazda CX-5 Exterior View of Front End in Red
2017 Mazda CX-5 Interior View of Front Seating in White

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