2018 Mazda CX-9 Sport vs Touring vs Grand Touring

Are you on the hunt for a three-row SUV that offers a wealth of premium features, but is also friendly to your pocketbook? If so, then we highly recommend the 2018 Mazda CX-9, with its stylish design, roomy and well-equipped interior, excellent performance and high-level safety. The 2018 Mazda CX-9 is offered in three trims: Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. See what each grade has to offer in this 2018 Mazda CX-9 trim-level comparison.

The Sport grade is the best value option for the CX-9 trims. It has a starting price of $32,130 MSRP and comes equipped with a plethora of standard features, including LED headlights and taillights, Hill Launch Assist, Three-Zone Automatic Climate Control, MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, a rearview camera, Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring System, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Smart City Brake Support. Like the rest of the CX-9 trims, it comes equipped with the 250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T 4-cylinder engine and offers the choice of either front-wheel drive or the optional i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive® system.

Differences between the 2018 Mazda CX-9 Trims

The CX-9 Touring — which has a starting price of $34,960 MSRP — builds off of the Sport with standard heated front seats, Driver’s Seat Tilt Function, Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers, Automatic On/Off Headlights, and power lumbar support and a power seat lifter for the passenger seats. Also, the CX-9 Touring comes standard with the entire i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of driver assistance technologies, including Lane Departure Warning, Lane-Keep Assist, High Beam Control, Smart Brake Support and Mazda Radar Cruise Control.
CX-9 Sport CX-9 Touring CX-9 Grand Touring
$32,130 MSRP $34,960 MSRP $40,470 MSRP
250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T 4-cylinder engine 250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T 4-cylinder engine 250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T 4-cylinder engine
LED Headlights and Taillights i-ACTIVSENSE® Suite Traffic Sign Recognition
Blind Spot Monitoring Automatic On/Off Headlights Heated Steering Wheel

If you're looking for the pinnacle of premium for the CX-9, you'll want to get the Grand Touring trim. It has a starting price of $40,470 MSRP and builds off of the Touring with standard Traffic Sign Recognition, a heated steering wheel, heated passenger seats, power sliding-glass moonroof, aluminum roof rails, LED ambient lighting in the cabin, and the Bose® Centerpoint® Surround Sound System.

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