2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Honda CR-V

2020 Honda CR-V

2020 Mazda CX-5


2020 Honda CR-V

187-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder

Base Engine

190-hp 1.5L turbo
250-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC

Upgraded Engine

2,000 Pounds

Max Towing Capacity

1,500 Pounds

Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring*

Requires Upgrade

2020 Mazda CX-3 vs. 2020 Mazda CX-5

If you’re looking for a dependable and safe new SUV for your drives around Bloomington you might be thinking about the Honda CR-V or Mazda CX-5, but how do they compare? Sam Leman Mazda is here to help. Both SUVs provide strong performance and a host of interior features, but the 2020 Mazda CX-5has the edge. Learn why in this Mazda CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V comparison, and when you’re ready to explore the pricing of the various trims, contact Sam Leman Mazda.

2020 MAZDA CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V: Performance

When it comes to performance specs for comparing the Honda VR-V or Mazda CX-5, you’ll find these models have a few things in common, but the new Mazda CX-5 has a bit more to offer. Compare their performance specs below:

  • Engine: The Mazda CX-5 comes standard with a 187-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder engine rated at 186 lb-ft of torque. The Honda CR-V is equipped with a 190-hp 1.5L turbo rated at 179 lb-ft of torque.
  • Towing Capacity: You can tow more with the Mazda CX-5; it has a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds vs. the CR-V at only 1,500 pounds.
2020 Mazda CX-5 Parked

Honda CR-V or MAZDA CX-5: Convenience and Comfort

The CR-V and Mazda CX-5 both come with a host of interior features that provide comfort and convenience for those drives to Normal or Springfield. You’ll find that both of these popular SUV models offer similar features but the refined feel of the Mazda CX-5 interior will leave you and your passengers feeling like they’re in the lap of luxury due the following amenities:

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Forward Collision Mitigation
  • Signaling exterior mirrors
  • Rearview camera
  • Available tow hitch receiver
  • Optional remote ignition
  • Optional fog lights
  • Extensive safety technology
  • Generous interior space

2020 MAZDA CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V: Safety

When it comes to standard advanced safety, the Mazda CX-5 has more to offer than the Mazda CX-5. The Honda CR-V offers Honda Sensing, which includes lane departure warning and collision warning with automatic braking but Morton drivers have to upgrade to the CR-V EX to get it. The Mazda CX-5 also offers:

  • Smart City Brake Support: Operating between 2 and 18 mph, this alert system warns you when you’re approaching a vehicle too quickly.
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring: Alerts you when a vehicle enters your blind zone.
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert: Warns you of cars approaching from the side as you’re backing out of a parking space.

Learn more About the MAZDA CX-5 at Sam Leman Mazda

Has this Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5 comparison made you realize that the Mazda CX-5 may be the right choice for you? The friendly team at Sam Leman Mazda can show you the impressive features of the Mazda CX-5 and answer all of your questions. Let us tell you about the Mazda CX-5 Edmunds review, help you compare the Mazda CX-5 vs. Nissan Rogue, and learn about our new vehicle specials. Contact us today!

*Always check your mirrors. Be aware of the traffic around you. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

More From Sam Leman Mazda

  • 2021 MAZDA CX-5 Dimensions

      When in need of a high-powered SUV that has all of your hauling needs covered, check out the Mazda CX-5. This Mazda SUV has the interior and cargo space dimensions needed, as well as plenty of towing power to ensure an easy ride. Learn more about the Mazda CX-5 dimensions and more with us…

  • 2021 MAZDA3 MPG Ratings

      In general, it’s tough to beat Mazda gas mileage. The 2021 Mazda3 offers easy-going vehicle dynamics and real-world fuel economy ratings no matter if you choose the Mazda3 Sedan or Hatchback model. Learn more about the new Mazda3 gas mileage, performance, and more with the team at Sam Leman Mazda. MAZDA3 Sedan Models Contact Us MAZDA3…

  • 2020 Mazda CX-5 Colors

      The 2020 Mazda CX-5 colors help you showcase your style in Bloomington, blazing new trails in exciting hues just for you. Whether you like muted neutrals or a splash of something bolder, there’s a Mazda CX-5 exterior color for everyone, with a stunning interior to match. Let’s envision your options!  View Mazda CX-5 Contact…

Contact Us


(309) 316-0535

Call Now


(309) 316-0805

Call Now


(309) 316-0961

Call Now

1604 Commerce Parkway • Bloomington, IL 61704

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Sales: Closed

Service: Closed

Parts: Closed

Sam Leman Mazda 40.4573646, -88.9743698.