|2017 Mazda CX-5 Sport AT FWD||vs||2017 Chevy Equinox L FWD|
|187-hp, 2.5L I-4||Engine||182-hp, 2.4L I-4|
|24 city/31 hwy||MPG||21 city/31 hwy|
|103.6 cu. ft.||Passenger Volume||99.7 cu. ft.|
|Optional||Navigational Aid||Not available|
As we can see from the chart above, the 2017 Mazda CX-5 and the 2017 Chevy Equinox have quite a bit in common. Both are equipped with similar sized engines that offer comparable performance capabilities and fuel economies. However, drivers will notice the CX-5 is slightly more powerful and efficient. There is a little more passenger volume in the CX-5, and drivers will enjoy the optional navigational aid system that is not available in the Equinox. Both SUVs have seating for five and offer similar measurements for legroom in the front and back. The Equinox offers 31.5 cubic feet of cargo volume compared to the CX-5 with 30.9 cubic feet.
Both vehicles offer rear folding seats that can be put down to reveal more space for additional cargo. The CX-5 comes out on top with the ability to tow up to 2,000 pounds compared to the Equinox that can tow up to 1,500 pounds. It also comes with a standard Forward Obstruction Warning system that is not available in the Equinox.
Those interested in learning more about the 2017 Mazda CX-5 are welcome to contact us here at Capistrano Mazda for further details. Drivers can get behind the wheel of this SUV by scheduling a test drive online today.