2019 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe
The Mazda CX-9 is one of the most capable crossover SUVs on the market today. It offers plenty of performance, lots of capability and equipment – all of which aids the Mazda CX-9 in its efforts for being a class leader. A comparison of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe will show Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg customers just how far out in front of its competition it truly is. The current Mazda crossover SUV makes more power, can seat more passengers and tow heavier trailers than its Hyundai counterpart. Additionally, Mazda has made some huge upgrades to the complement of connectivity technology available with the 2019 version of its three-row crossover SUV. Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg customers can schedule a test drive with the 2019 Mazda CX-9 today when they call 956-348-1355.
The most telling difference between the 2019 Mazda CX-9 and the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe is overall physical size. Potential owners of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 will be able to accommodate up to seven passengers in the vehicle’s three rows of seats. By comparison, the 2019 Santa Fe is a two-row crossover SUV with a maximum seating capacity for up to five people. Additionally, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 can offer up to 71.2 cubic-feet of cargo room when both rear rows of seats are properly stowed; the 2019 Santa Fe actually comes pretty close to this mark. Where the Mazda vehicle has an advantage is when the third row is folded down at there is a bit more than 38 cubic-feet to use, which is more than what the Santa Fe can offer. Finally, independent reviews have praised the Mazda CX-9 for its sporty handling while also chiding the Santa Fe for not being quite as smooth.
2019 Mazda CX-9
2019 Santa Fe
|Turbo., 2.5-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||2.4-L, 4-Cyl.|
|3,500 lbs.||Towing||2,000 lbs.|
All versions of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 available at Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg use the same powertrain. Under the hood of the current Mazda vehicle is a turbocharged version of the SKYACTIV® 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine that is mated to the SKYACTIV®-G six-speed automatic transmission. It will make 227 horsepower when the tank is filled with regular-grade gasoline or up to 250 horsepower when premium fuel is used. Owners will able to use as much as 310 pound-feet of torque using either fuel grade. Additionally, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 has a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds.
The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe offers two engine four-cylinder engine options, one is naturally-aspirated and the other is turbocharged. The base engine makes 185 horsepower and can tow 2,000 pounds. The other produces 235 horsepower and can pull 3,500 pounds as well.