2020 Mazda CX-5 vs 2020 Chevrolet Equinox

Are you looking for a well-equipped SUV that offers both interior comforts and sporty engine options? With so many small crossovers on the market, you may be overwhelmed with options. However, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 has much to offer those stuck in choice overload.

Equipped with strong engines and wielding a lengthy list of standard features, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 is a great option for those in the Irvine, CA area. Even when compared to other major models – such as the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox – the 2020 Mazda CX-5 is ranked as one of the more impressive models on the market. For an extensive comparison between both models, follow along below:

2020 Mazda CX-5


2020 Chevrolet Equinox

2 Engine Options 1
250 Top Horsepower 170
320 Top Torque (in ft-lbs) 203 ft-lbs
25 City / 31 Highway MPG Estimated Fuel Economy 26 City / 31 Highway MPG
30.9 cubic feet Overall Cargo Space 29.9 cubic feet
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available

Looking at the maximum performance features inside each model, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 stacks up well. With the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter turbocharged engine, the models receive a base 227 horsepower and 310 ft-lbs of torque. When using premium unleaded fuel, however, the specifications jump to over 250 horsepower and 320 ft-lbs of torque. When comparing it to the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox, there is a definite gap between the two. Even in the CX-5 model’s base 2.5-liter engine – which produces 187 horsepower and 186 ft-lbs of torque, the model compares well. As a bonus, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 also receives both standard Adaptive Cruise Control and additional cargo capacity perfect for longer trips beyond Irvine, CA.

Find a 2020 Mazda CX-5 at Tuttle-Click Mazda

Beyond the powertrains, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 also possesses a lengthy list of technology features many would want in a vehicle. This includes an 8-inch Touchscreen Display, which can provide valuable information and entertainment options while on the drive. Other features included in the 2020 Mazda CX-5 are:

  • Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay®
  • Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone and Audio Capability
  • Bose® Premium Audio
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
  • Heads-up Active Driving Display
  • USB Ports
  • Rear Power Liftgate with Programmable Height Adjustment

Equipped with numerous customizable features as well as a powerful and sporty powertrain and technological features to enhance the experience, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 stacks up to other models in its class, such as the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox. You can find select CX-5 trim levels at Tuttle-Click Mazda, found in the Irvine, CA area.

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