There is no shortage of crossover SUVs on the market vying for the attention of families who are looking for a safe, comfortable, and entertaining driving experience. The Mazda CX-9 has long been a power player in the game, offering refined features with the kind of power and capability drivers look for in an SUV. With the new model year here, the Mazda CX-9 is receiving a few upgrades, including an all-new Carbon Edition model and a larger standard touchscreen display, the largest ever in a Mazda.
The 2021 Mazda CX-9 is not without competition, and a new player has entered the match with the all-new 2021 Toyota Venza. Let’s look at a 2021 Mazda CX-9 vs 2021 Toyota Venza comparison to see how they stack up.
2021 Mazda CX-9
2021 Toyota Venza
|227 HP||Base Horsepower||176 HP|
|135 Cubic Feet||Passenger Volume||98 Cubic Feet|
|71.2 Cubic Feet||Maximum Cargo Volume||55.1 Cubic Feet|
|3,500 Pounds||Maximum Towing Capacity||N/A - Towing Not Recommended|
|Standard||Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay™||Standard|
|10.25 Inches||Touchscreen Size||8 Inches|
|Available in Higher Trims||Rear Power Liftgate||Standard|
|5 (Sport, Touring, Carbon Edition, Grand Touring, Signature)||Trims||3 (LE, XLE, Limited)|
As the chart demonstrates, the 2021 Mazda CX-9 is a more ideal vehicle if you have a larger family. It can carry more people with more seating capacity and passenger space, plus carry more cargo behind its front-row seats. The Mazda CX-9 is also equipped with many of the features drivers love, including heated front seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, Push Button Start, two USB inputs at the center console armrest, and more.
Technology is key these days, and you will find it here. The large 10.25-inch touchscreen puts the MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system right at your fingertips. With its standard Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ functionality, you can sync up your compatible phone with the vehicle to use certain applications and cue up your favorite playlists or podcasts for those long drives. Safety technology is also on the offering, with a rearview camera, Hill Start Assist, Lane-keep Assist, the Lane Departure Warning System, Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection, and more coming standard.
This is just a taste of what the 2021 Mazda CX-9 can do for you. If you are in the Temecula area and want to see this sophisticated crossover SUV in person, give us a call today.