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2016 Honda CR-V vs Mazda CX-5: Not An Easy Battle

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The Mazda CX-5 is one tough rival to beat. Do you think the Honda CR-V has what it takes to take on the Mazda CX-5?

The Honda CR-V will be coming in with a 2.4 liter inline 4 cylinder engine that will be mated to a CVT. The engine will be pushing out about 185hp and 181lb ft of torque. The CR-V will also return about 26mpg in the city and 33mpg on the highway and will come with safety features like traction control, stability control, and ABS.

The Mazda CX-5, on the other hand, will be running on a 2.0 liter inline 4 engine that will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission. The engine will be delivering about 155hp and 150lb ft of torque and will return about 26mpg in the city and 35mpg on the highway. Like the Honda CR-V, safety features like traction control, stability control, and ABS will be offered as standard safety features.

So who won?