2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Honda Pilot

Full-size SUVs are becoming increasingly popular among busy, modern families, loved for their versatility, safety, and spaciousness. See how Mazda’s popular SUV stacks up against the competition in the following 2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Honda Pilot model comparison. 

Both the Mazda CX-9 and the Honda Pilot are affordably priced, but the CX-9’s higher starting price indicates it offers more standard features to enjoy. The Pilot’s V6 engine delivers the most horsepower, but the CX-9 offers the ideal balance of power and efficiency, earning up to two more MPG during city driving. Both SUVs seat at least seven passengers and offer plenty of cargo space for storage. 

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2018 Mazda CX-9

Trim: Sport


2018 Honda Pilot

Trim: LX

$32,130 Starting MSRP $30,900

250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T I-4 &

SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic



280-hp 3.5L V6 &

6-speed automatic transmission

Up to 22 city / 28 highway Fuel Economy (MPG) Up to 20 city / 27 highway

7 passengers & 14.4 – 71.2 cubic feet

Seating Capacity & Cargo Space

7 – 8 passengers & 16.5 – 83.9 cubic feet

2018 Mazda CX-9 Interior Features

The 2018 Mazda CX-9 was designed for modern families always on the go. Stylish, versatile, and spacious, the CX-9 offers a well-equipped cabin filled with the latest technology, safety, comfort, and convince features to enhance life behind the wheel.

Discover some of the Mazda CX-9’s available interior features below:

  • 8” Full-Screen Color Display
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry & Start System
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • …and much more! 

Wood Accents in 2018 Mazda CX-9 Signature Trim Level
Exterior View of the 2018 Mazda CX-9 in Gray
Rear End and Side View of 2018 Mazda CX-9 in Gray
2018 Mazda CX-9 Interior View of Nappa Leather Seating in Signature Trim

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