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2016 Mazda CX-5 vs Honda CR-V: Who Deserves The Trophy?

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The Mazda CX-5 and the Honda CR-V are both impressive vehicles but there can only be one winner. Who do you think it should be?

The Honda CR-V will be powered by 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. It is estimated that the Honda CR-V will return about 26mpg in the city and 33mpg on the highway. Standard features that will be included with the Honda CR-V are traction control, ABS, stability control and more.

The Mazda CX-5, on the other hand, will come with a 2.0 liter inline 4 engine that will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission. The engine will have an output of 155hp and 150lb ft of torque. The Mazda CX-5 will return about 26mpg in the city and 35mpg on the highway and will come with features like stability control, ABS and more.

The Honda CR-V base model will retail for $24,645 while the Mazda CX-5 will retail for $22,695.