2017 Honda HR-V vs 2017 Mazda CX-5

The fuel-efficiency of a compact car with the space of an SUV is what you will get when you decide on a crossover for your new vehicle. Stylish and reliable, there's no doubting the appeal that a crossover brings to your driveway. The 2017 Honda HR-V and the 2017 Mazda CX-5 are two shining examples of popular crossovers that really have it all.

When comparing these two vehicles, it's important to notice that the driver focus differs between them. The HR-V is perfect for suburban dwellers who seek adventure on the weekends, offering great gas mileage and optional all-wheel drive for increased traction on those less-traveled roads. The CX-5 is the ultimate sport crossover, with city performance that includes brake support at low speeds and an engine immobilizer anti-theft system.

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2017 Honda HR-V vs 2017 Mazda CX-5
[1]$19,365 MSRP (USD) $23,595
[2]25/33 MPG Fuel Economy (City/Highway) 26/33 MPG
HondaLink Available Infotainment MAZDA CONNECT
58.8 Cubic Feet Max Cargo Capacity 64.8 Cubic Feet Max
[1]MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $900.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.
[2]25 city/33 highway/28 combined mpg rating for 6-speed manual transmission models. 28 city/34 highway/31 combined mpg rating for 2WD CVT Automatic models. 27 city/31 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD CVT Automatic models. Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

2017 Honda HR-V near Chicago IL

Each of these two models offer the consumer a unique driving experience due to specialized mechanics under the hood. The 2017 Honda HR-V comes with a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine with EarthDreams Technology, synced up with an optional AWD drivetrain. Add in a Continuously Variable Transmission and an Eco Assist System for top-of-the-line efficiency and you have a vehicle that you can take almost anywhere. The Mazda CX-5 deserves praise as well, offering a 2.0L or 2.5L SKYACTIV-G engine with VVT that pairs with a SKYACTIV manual or automatic transmission and FWD or AWD options. SKYACTIV technology pushes the limits of internal combustion, delivering exceptional fuel economy. Simply put, when you choose either the Honda HR-V or the Mazda CX-5, you know you'll be getting top-of-the-line performance.

When it comes to extra features and technology, these two vehicles leave it all on the table. The new Honda HR-V comes standard with cruise control, an informational display for vehicle monitoring, a multi-angle rearview camera, and a 5" color LCD screen that makes it driver navigation and Bluetooth streaming a piece of cake. Take your HR-V's technology a step further with available Honda LaneWatch for easy lane changing and available Honda satellite-linked navigation for your ultimate road map. The CX-5 brings the innovation as well, with standard features such as a MAZDA CONNECT infotainment system, a push-button start, and a multi-information display with trip computer. Higher trims include a Mazda navigation system and a Bose Centerpoint Surround Sound System with 9 speakers.

There are many more features to be had! Stop by Continental Motors with locations all around Chicago, IL and let us show you how the 2017 Honda HR-V or the 2017 Mazda CX-5 can change your drive experience for the better!

2017 Honda HR-V Color Touchscreen Display
2017 Honda HR-V Folded Seat Capacity
2017 Honda HR-V Interior
2017 Honda HR-V Bumper

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