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Mazda CX-5
2023 Mazda CX-5
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$26,700
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
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$25,795
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.0
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Volkswagen Taos
2023 Volkswagen Taos
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$24,155
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.1
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
187 hp @ 6000 rpm
152 hp @ 5500 rpm
158 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
184 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm
184 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,728 lbs
3,472 lbs
3,181 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
1,500 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
26 MPG
26 MPG
31 MPG
City
24 MPG
25 MPG
28 MPG
Highway
30 MPG
28 MPG
36 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.8 Tons/yr
6.8 Tons/yr
5.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
13.2 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
367.2 miles
330 miles
369.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
459 miles
369.6 miles
475.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.1 in
179 in
175.8 in
Height
66.1 in
66.5 in
64.4 in
Max Width
72.6 in
71.1 in
72.5 in
Front Width
62.8 in
60.6 in
61.9 in
Rear Width
62.8 in
60.6 in
60.5 in
Wheelbase
106.2 in
105.1 in
105.9 in
Ground Clearance
7.6 in
8.5 in
6.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41 in
40.9 in
40.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.7 in
39.5 in
40.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.1 in
56.2 in
56.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
53 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.6 in
35.3 in
37.9 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39 in
37.3 in
39.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.8 in
55.1 in
55.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
55.3 in
52 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
59.3 ft³
50.1 ft³
65.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.1 ft³
23.4 ft³
27.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
29.1 ft³
23.4 ft³
27.9 ft³

Cargo Box Dimensions

Box Width (Wheelhousings)
41.3 in
N/A
N/A
Box Height (Area)
32.4 in
N/A
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
36 ft
35 ft
37.6 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P215/70HR16
P215/55HR17
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P215/70HR16
P215/55HR17
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Eternal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Rhodium White Metallic
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
  • Alloy Silver Metallic
  • Labrador Black Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Dusk Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Red Diamond
  • White Diamond
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Fabric Seating Surfaces
  • Gray/Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
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