2019 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2019 Toyota Highlander
Mazda offers some of the most capable and uniquely styled crossover SUVs in the global automotive industry. It is the only Mazda crossover SUV available at the Gwatney Mazda of Germantown showroom with three rows of seating. That being said, it has a lot of competition for buyers’ attention. A comparison of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2019 Toyota Highlander should have no problem planting the idea of scheduling a test drive with the Mazda crossover SUV today by calling, 833-733-9225.
For the new model year, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 picks up a few new technology features that will put it ahead of its Toyota competitor. Additionally, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 has been praised for offering athletic handling and being very quiet on the highway.
There are a few things that the 2019 Mazda CX-9 and 2019 Toyota Highlander have in common. Both crossover SUVs offer three rows of seats and offer very competitive dimensions for passengers and cargo. However, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 does demonstrate a noticeable lead in technology over the 2019 Toyota Highlander. Mazda has introduced smartphone integration into its top-of-the-line crossover SUV. Gwatney Mazda of Germantown customers who choose the Touring trim and above of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 will have native compatibility with the Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ suites of applications. Toyota has chosen not to include any similar capabilities into the 2019 Highlander. Mazda has included safety monitoring systems available on all trims of the 2019 Mazda CX-9.
2019 Mazda CX-9
2019 Toyota Highlander
|Turbo., 2.5-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||2.5-L, 4-Cyl.|
|Six-speed Auto||Transmission||Six-speed Auto|
All versions of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 use the same base powertrain. Under the hood of all four trim grades of the three-row Mazda crossover SUV is the turbocharged model of the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to a six-speed automatic transmission. When owners of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 use regular grade gasoline they will have 227 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Making the choice to fill the tank with premium gasoline, will push that output to 250 horsepower. Finally, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 with front-wheel-drive will be able to record 22 miles per gallon in the city and 28 miles per gallon on the highway. Opting for the available all-wheel-drive version will achieve up to 20 miles per gallon in the city and 26 miles per gallon on the highway.