The Mazda CX-5 has kept its position against other SUVs in its market thanks to its sleek, stylish yet futuristic look and potent yet effective naturally aspirated engine. The most refined midsize SUV from Bob Maker Mazda in Carlsbad, CA, is getting a redesign for the 2022 model year, with minor modifications and more personality than ever before. For anyone considering purchasing a 2022 Mazda CX-5, here is a complete comparison analysis that explains the distinctions between the 2022 Mazda CX-5 and the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan and what puts the 2022 Mazda CX-5 the excellent alternative of the two.
2022 MAZDA CX-5
2022 VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN
|2.5L 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine
||2.0L 4-cylinder 16-valve turbocharged engine
|i-ACTIV AWD® with Off-road Traction Assist
||4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive
||Center Item 3||184 hp
|25 / 31 / 28
||23 / 30 / 26
When it comes to horsepower, the CX-5 has an advantage over the Tiguan, with 187 horsepower vs. 184 horsepower. The CX-5, on the other hand, has an improved turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers up to 250 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque, while the Tiguan has one powertrain choice.
The 2022 Mazda CX-5 has a more dynamic and robust appearance that is fit for the city or daily commutes and to go around some off-road adventure. Whereas the 2022 Tiguan has a softer shape, making it look more like a boring daily commute vehicle.
The Mazda CX-5's cabin is comfier than the Tiguan's. The base grade includes cloth seats, while the higher trims offer leather seating, heated and ventilated front seats, and other premium options. When comparing the 2022 Mazda CX-5 to the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan, the Mazda CX-5 comes out on top.
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