2018 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Mazda CX-5

2018 Mazda CX-5

2018 toyota rav4

2018 Toyota RAV4


2018 Mazda CX-5

2018 Toyota RAV4

Starting MSRP


Active Safety Suite

Toyota Safety Sense™ P
187 hp, 186 lb-ft of torque

Horsepower & Torque

176 hp, 172 lb-ft of torque
31 mpg highway, 25 mpg city

Fuel Economy

29 mpg highway, 23 mpg city

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 and 2018 Toyota RAV4 are both popular options among families in Rockville shopping for a crossover SUV. Whether you go with the Mazda crossover or the Toyota model, you’ll have access to advanced safety features: i-ACTIVSENSE® on the Mazda CX-5 and Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) on the RAV4. However, the award-winning Mazda CX-5 ultimately beats out the RAV4 by offering:

  • Lower starting price
  • More horsepower and torque
  • Better fuel economy
  • Several additional standard features

Find out more about the new Mazda CX-5 and RAV4 here, or compare the Mazda CX-5 vs. Hyundai Tucsonand then test drive the Mazda CX-5 near Bolton at Mazda of Manchester.

Base Features

Both the Mazda CX-5 and Toyota RAV4 come standard with important standard features like Bluetooth® phone and audio connectivity, cruise control, power windows and door locks, and a rearview camera. However, only the Mazda CX-5’s base trim gets:

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Blind spot monitor
  • Rear cross-traffic alert

Additionally, the Mazda gets a standard 7-inch touchscreen and two USB ports, while the Toyota only gets a 6.1-inch touchscreen and one USB port.

Performance Specs & EPA Estimates

With the help of the state-of-the-art SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 surpasses the 2018 Toyota RAV4 when it comes to both engine output and efficiency, making a strong case for itself right out of the gate:

2018 Mazda CX-5 2018 Toyota RAV4
2.5L 4-cylinder

(187 hp, 186 lb-ft of torque)

Engine Performance 2.5L 4-cylinder

(176 hp, 172 lb-ft of torque)

31 mpg highway, 25 mpg city Max Engine Efficiency (EPA-estimated) 29 mpg highway, 23 mpg city

Starting Price

Plus, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 doesn’t just save you money on gas. It’s also more affordable than the 2018 Toyota RAV4:

  • Mazda CX-5 – MSRP from $24,150
  • Toyota RAV4 – MSRP from $24,510

Experience the Premium Nature of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 in Manchester

Interested in getting your hands on the new Mazda CX-5? Check out our entire selection of new and pre-owned Mazda CX-5 crossovers near South Windsor at Mazda of Manchester, where we have a wealth of financing and lease offers available. Our dealership is open every day of the week at 80 Oakland Street in Manchester, CT, so contact our sales team online or by phone at (860) 645-4100 to learn more about the exciting new Mazda CX-5 crossover!

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Manchester, CT, 06042 United States
(860) 645-4100
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