2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Subaru Forester

2020 Subaru Forester

2020 MAZDA CX-5


<2020 Subaru Forester
187 hp


182 hp
Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder

Base engine

2.5L SUBARU BOXER® 4-cylinder
i-Activ AWD®




2,000 pounds

Maximum towing capacity, base model

1,500 pounds

2020 MAZDA CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester

A compact SUV can fulfill many needs in your busy life, from being the Manteca daily drive to being the road trip machine that gets you and your family out of town for the weekend. There are two compact SUVs that we at Tracy Mazda think truly excel. Comparing the 2020 Mazda CX-5 vs. the 2020 Subaru Forester, the Mazda CX-5 is the winner without a doubt. Tracy Mazda will not only explain why the Mazda CX-5 is the winner of this SUV comparison, we’ll give you tons of other reasons why we’re the place for a new or used Mazda.

MAZDA CX-5 vs. Forester: Performance

What makes the Mazda CX-5 the superior car in this SUV comparison? One big reason is the engine and performance that comes in the Mazda SUV. The Mazda CX-5 comes equipped with a 187-hp Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that has 2,000 pounds of towing capacity on its base model. This is in comparison to a 182-hp 4-cylinder engine in the Forester that can only tow 1,500 pounds. For those who want more towing power, there are higher trim packages in the Mazda CX-5 that offer a 3,500-pound towing capacity.

MAZDA CX-5 vs. Forester: Interior

When comparing SUV interiors, there’s also something to be said about the Mazda CX-5’s premium amenities. You’ll have a superior drive through Stockton with these excellent Mazda CX-5 interior features:

  • 7-inch touchscreen interface
  • Voice command with 4-speaker audio system
  • Automatic audio level control
  • SMS text message audio delivery and reply
  • Aha, Pandora, and Stitcher internet radio integration
  • Mazda Connect™ Infotainment System

MAZDA CX-5 vs. Forester: Safety Features

The safety and security of you and your loved ones in Lanthrop is of critical importance. That’s why with the Mazda CX-5, you get a better grip on the road as well as great features like Dynamic Stability Control, Traction Control, and Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert. You either get these features at an extra cost on the Forester or don’t get them at all.

Choose Tracy Mazda for a New Mazda SUV

Getting yourself into a new Mazda doesn’t have to be difficult. Now that we’ve figured out the Mazda CX-5 vs. the Subaru Forester, the next step is to shop for a car with our virtual test drive. We’ve also got a payment calculator so you can figure out how much car you’ll get before you get the process started. Want to know more about our models, the Mazda SUV models, or the Mazda CX-5 lease deals? Just get in contact with us.

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