2017 Mazda CX-5 vs 2017 Nissan Rogue

When it comes to finding the right small crossover, there are several outstanding models to choose from. Although each one has its own unique set of features and capabilities, many of them share some similar elements, such as overall size and standard offerings.

If you are having a hard time deciding between the 2017 Mazda CX-5 and 2017 Nissan Rogue, you can utilize the comparison below to get a better idea of what each crossover has to offer. Then, you can get behind the wheel and make a well-informed buying decision.

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2017 Mazda CX-5 VS 2017 Nissan Rogue
2.5L I-4, 187 horsepower Base Engine 2.5L I-4, 170 horsepower
2,000 lbs. Base Trim Towing 1,000 lbs
LED low/high beam Headlights Halogen
39.6 inches Rear Leg Room 37.9 inches

Under the hood, both the Mazda CX-5 and Nissan Rogue come standard with 2.5-liter I-4 engines, although the CX-5 is able to deliver more horsepower and torque than the Rogue. The CX-5 also offers a larger base trim towing capacity than the Rogue. Both vehicles come standard with room for 5 passengers and their gear. However, drivers can choose to upgrade to 7 seats on the Rogue. The Mazda CX-5 has standard LED headlights, compared to the Rogue’s halogen headlights, as well as standard voice recognition, a feature that is only available on higher trims of the Nissan Rogue. Which small crossover SUV is right for you?

2017 Mazda CX-5 Portsmouth NH

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is available in three different trims--Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring. Each one has it’s own unique set of elements that appeal to a wide variety of drivers. For instance, the Sport base trim comes equipped with MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system, rearview camera, 7-inch full-color touch screen display, Push Button Start, USB ports, Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio capability, Smart City Brake Support, and much more. On higher trims of the 2017 CX-5, drivers can opt for more advanced equipment, such as Mazda Navigation System, Bose® 10-speaker audio system with Centerpoint2® and AudioPilot2®, LED fog lights, Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist, leather-trimmed seats, and power sliding-glass moonroof.

When you are ready to experience the 2017 Mazda CX-5 in Portsmouth, NH, you can schedule a test drive with our team at Seacoast Mazda.

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2017 Mazda CX-5 front seat

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