2019 Jeep Cherokee vs 2019 Mazda CX 5
Posted on January 15, 2021
In many ways, the Jeep Cherokee is a one-of-a-kind vehicle. Its unique style, toughness, and performance make it an icon in the automotive world. Despite these facts, there are competitors out there and we'd be remiss to not compare and contrast our 2019 Jeep Cherokee with others on the market. This time around, CarHub is putting this 2019 Jeep Cherokee up against the 2019 Mazda CX-5.
2019 Jeep Cherokee
The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is available in eight trim levels, 4x4 and 4x2, and 10 exciting exterior colours. Performance has always been important to Jeep and this year's Jeep Cherokee is no different. Depending on the trim you can choose from several engines including a 3.2-liter Pentastar Variable Valve Timing V6 engine with ESS technology that kicks out 271 horsepower and 239 lb.-ft. of torque and Best-In-Class towing of 2,041 kg. When paired with the smooth nine-speed transmission, drivers get as low as 9.1 L/100 km combined in fuel economy. No matter the on or off-road conditions, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee offers a great ride with the Selec-Terrain Traction Management system with Auto, Sport, Snow, Sand/Mud, and Rock mode, as well as available Best-In-Class 4x4 capability with the Active Drive Lock 4WD system and a ground clearance of 22cm. To keep everyone protected the 2019 Jeep Cherokee offers some state-of-the-art safety features including:
- ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera
- Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
- Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
- Enhanced Accident Response System
In this hectic modern world, staying connected, comfortable, and entertained is critical. The 2019 Jeep Cherokee delivers with an impressive array of standard and available components such as Uconnect 4 Multimedia Centre with seven-inch touch screen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, Hands- Free Power liftgate, Nappa leather-faced heated and ventilated front seats, SiriusXM systems - Guardian, Traffic, and Travel Link, and an Alpine Premium Sound System with nine amplified speakers and subwoofer.
2019 Mazda CX-5
The 2019 Mazda CX-5, which is available in four trim levels, is powered by three versions of the SKYACTIV-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder DOHC engine that puts out a maximum of 250 horsepower and 907 kg in towing. This SUV is equipped with a front independent MacPherson strut suspension with coil springs and stabilizer bar and telescopic double-acting shock absorbers, and available AWD. There is a six-speed transmission with cylinder deactivation that allows for fuel efficiency as low as 9.3 L/100 km city. The Mazda, i-ACTIVSENSE safety system includes Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Adaptive Front-lighting, and Forward Obstruction Warning. As far as tech features drivers can get automatic dual-zone climate controls, heated front and rear seats, premium cross-stitching detail on steering wheel, and Nappa leather-trimmed upholstery. To keep you connected and entertained, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 can be equipped with a SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto compatibility, and an AM/FM/HD radio with six speakers.
Experiencing the 2019 Jeep Cherokee
It's clear that the 2019 Jeep Cherokee holds some important advantages over the 2019 Mazda CX-5 including engine power, towing capacity, and off-road capabilities. If you still want more evidence, then the time is right to schedule a test drive with the experts at North York Chrysler Jeep Dodge in Thornhill, ON. While you're here, make sure to ask about our entire selection of Jeep vehicles.