The 2021 Mazda CX-9 is perhaps one of the best midsize crossover SUVs that we have on the market. It is loaded with technology, comfort and safety features, and makes all your rides super comfortable. No wonder the Mazda CX-9 has been reigning the crossover segment for a long time now. There aren’t many crossover SUVs as popular as the Mazda CX-9. In fact, the 2021 Kia Sorento might be the only one that measures up well to the former. But what makes the Mazda a better choice? Continue reading this model comparison to know more and find the model in the inventory of Bob Baker Mazda in Carlsbad, CA.
2021 Mazda CX-9
2021 Kia Sorento
|Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I -4
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A quick glance at the comparison chart that we have put together shall give you an insight into how the 2021 Mazda CX-9 fares better than the 2021 Kia Sorento. To begin with, the 2021 Mazda features an Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 engine, whereas the 2021 Kia Sorento, on the other hand, has a regular unleaded I-4 engine. Needless to say, there is a significant difference in the configurations of the two engines, which heavily impacts the performance of the two SUVs.
Speaking of performance, the Mazda CX-9 produces 227 horsepower and a torque of 310 lb.-ft. The Kia Sorento, on the other hand, produces 191 horsepower and 181 lb.-ft. of torque. Coming to their approximate fuel tank capacity, with the CX-9, you will need to make fewer stops at the gas station than the Kia Sorento.
The 2021 Mazda CX-9, besides its fantastic performance specs, also comes with a suite of safety features like the adaptive cruise, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, forward collision warning, and lane-keeping assist, to name a few.
Interested in getting behind the wheel of the 2021 Mazda CX-9? Visit our dealership or schedule a test drive today!