2021 Mazda CX-5 vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee 

2021 Mazda CX-5 vs 2021 Jeep Cherokee

When it comes to small crossover SUVs, the Mazda CX-5 is easily one of the most recognized models on modern roads. It’s by far one of the brand’s best-selling vehicles, boasting refined good looks and a wealth of features to match. You can discover more of the advantages the 2021 Mazda CX-5 offers over market rivals when we pit it against the 2021 Jeep Cherokee in this comprehensive compact crossover comparison provided by the team at Gwatney Mazda. 

2021 Mazda CX-5 


2021 Jeep Cherokee 

$25,270  Starting MSRP  $26,310 
187 horsepower  Horsepower 180 horsepower 
Up to 25 City/31 Highway mpg  Fuel Economy  Up to 22 City/31 Highway mpg 
30.9 cubic feet  Cargo Space  25.8 cubic feet 

Advantages of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 

Both the 2021 Mazda CX-5 and the 2021 Jeep Cherokee feature seating for up to five passengers, but how much space each passenger enjoys is not the same between crossovers. In fact, the Mazda CX-5 is able to provide about 5 cubic feet more cargo space, while also adding about 1 inch more legroom into both the front and rear seats.

What’s more, the interior of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 features seemingly luxury-grade accommodations that severely outclass rivaling crossovers. Even the least expensive version of the CX-5 has a new 10.25-inch center display, Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto™ smartphone integration, automatic high beams, rain-sensing windshield wipers, smart cruise control with stop & go, automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane-departure warning, and a blind-spot monitoring system with rear cross-traffic alert. That’s all built into that starting MSRP of just $25,270.

Looking for more information on the Mazda CX-5? Mazda fans residing in the Memphis area can drop in and test drive the best-selling crossover when they drop in and visit us at the Gwatney Mazda dealership in Germantown, TN.


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