2020 Honda CR-V

2019 Mazda CX-5 Gray

2020 Mazda CX-5**

2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Honda CR-V


2020 Mazda CX-5
2.4L DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder engine

Base Engine

2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
190 hp


187 hp
179 lb-ft of torque


186 lb-ft of torque
28 city mpg/ 34 hwy* mpg on base LX 2WD trim with CVT transmission

Fuel Economy

25 city mpg/31 hwy

If you’re in the market for a dependable and safe new SUV around Middletown you might be thinking about the Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5, but do you know how they compare? Middletown Honda can help. Both SUVs provide a strong performance and a host of interior features, but the Honda CR-V has the edge. Learn why in this Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5 comparison, and when you’re ready to explore the pricing of the various trims, give us a call.

Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Performance Specs

Monroe drivers expect a strong performance from their SUV and while the Mazda CX-5 features a larger SKYACTIV®-G engine, compared to the standard DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder engine of the CR-V, the CR-V provides more horsepower. Take a look at the performance specs and fuel economy of the Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5.

2020 Honda CR-V 2WD LX:

  • 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
  • 28 city mpg/ 34 hwy mpg* rating on base LX 2WD with CVT transmission
  • 190 horsepower with 179 lb-ft of torque

2020 Mazda CX-5 Sport:

  • 2.4L DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder engine
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 25 city mpg/31 hwy mpg rating
  • 187 horsepower with 186 lb-ft of torque

CX-5 or CR-V: Interior Features

Warwick drivers looking for a plethora of interior features to add to their comfort on those long commutes to Goshen will find the Honda CR-V to be better equipped. Both SUVs come standard with USB ports and a rearview camera, but the CR-V offers more available amenities, such as:

2020 Honda CR-V LX:

  • 5-inch LCD Touch-Screen
  • 160-Watt Audio System with 4 Speakers
  • Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC)
  • Easy fold-down 60/40 split rear seating
  • HomeLink® Remote System
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • 12-way power driver’s seat including 4-way power lumbar support and memory function
  • Heated steering wheel

2020 Mazda CX-5:

  • Push button start
  • 6-way manual adjustable driver’s seat
  • 40/20/40 split one-touch fold-down
  • Reclining rear seatback
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
  • Cloth-trimmed seats

Learn More About the Honda CR-V With Middletown Honda

Now that you’ve read more about the CX-5 or CR-V, you probably recognize that the Honda CR-V is a better overall value. If you would like to explore available trims and pricing you can browse our extensive inventory of new Honda models online and even start the financing process. Let us know how we can be of service. We’re here for you. Contact us today!


*Based on 2020 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.
**2019 Model Shown

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