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Mazda CX-9
2021 Mazda CX-9
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$34,160
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.1
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Suzuki XL-7
2009 Suzuki XL-7
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$25,595
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Toyota Highlander
2021 Toyota Highlander
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$35,085
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.6
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
227 hp @ 5000 rpm
252 hp @ 6400 rpm
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
Torque
310 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm
243 lb-ft @ 2300 rpm
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,236 lbs
4,030 lbs
4,145 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
N/A
5,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
19 MPG
24 MPG
City
22 MPG
17 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
24 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 Tons/yr
N/A
7.5 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
5
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
18.6 gallons
17.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
418 miles
316.2 miles
375.9 miles
Cruising Range Highway
532 miles
446.4 miles
519.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
199.4 in
197.2 in
194.9 in
Height
67.6 in
68.9 in
68.1 in
Max Width
77.5 in
72.2 in
76 in
Front Width
65.3 in
61.6 in
65.3 in
Rear Width
65.2 in
61.8 in
65.4 in
Wheelbase
115.3 in
112.4 in
112.2 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.9 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
8 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41 in
41.2 in
42 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.3 in
41.3 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.9 in
55.6 in
59 in
Front Seat Hip Room
56.7 in
52.2 in
57.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.4 in
38.8 in
41 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
40 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
55.3 in
58.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.4 in
53.1 in
57 in
Third Row Leg Room
29.7 in
30.9 in
27.7 in
Third Row Headroom
35.4 in
38.8 in
36.1 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
53.1 in
50 in
55 in
Third Row Hip Room
40.1 in
38.2 in
45.6 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
71.2 ft³
95.2 ft³
84.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
38.2 ft³
49.4 ft³
48.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
14.4 ft³
14 ft³
16 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.8 ft
41.8 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
17" x TBD
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
17" x TBD
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
MacPherson strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multilink
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P255/60HR18
P235/60R17
P235/65VR18
Rear Tire
P255/60HR18
P235/60R17
P235/65VR18
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
N/A
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Opulent Amber

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Beige, Cloth seat trim
  • Gray, Cloth seat trim
  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Fabric Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
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
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
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