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2013 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2013 Toyota Highlander

Comparing the performance of the 2013 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2013 Toyota Highlander is straight forward by the numbers, but numbers don’t tell you how a car drives. By the numbers the CX-9 just pulls ahead of the Highlander in the power department, offering 3 additional horses and a more respectable 22lb-ft of torque. Add in the additional eighteen pounds the CX-9 has over the Highlander in curb weight and you should have to very comparable family movers. You should have, but the Mazda CX-9 on the road simply outshines the Highlander. What’s more, in all-wheel drive CX-9’s you’ll find a surprisingly off-road-capable vehicle more than able to get you off the beaten path to that secret family camping stop.

In the 2013 Mazda CX-9 you’ll find corners are a breeze and its confident handling more closely resembles that of a sedan then that of a large seven passenger family mover. The CX-9 offers a firm, yet not uncomfortable, suspension that makes driving more enjoyable than with Highlanders cushy suspension. There are similar results in the steering department as the Highlander’s steering is light and offers little feedback, while the CX-9’s steering is crisp, responsive and gives you a real feel for the road. If you’re making the final decision based on driving excitement then the decision’s been made, you’re looking for a 2013 Mazda CX-9 in Miami.

2013 Mazda CX-9 Steals the Show with Styling, Comfort and Amenities

In our 2013 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2013 Toyota Highlander showdown the CX-9 takes the lead with stylish design features that trump the dated design of the Highlander. The CX-9’s interior is a beautiful place to be and with the time you’ll spend driving your family around you will surely enjoy the additional luxury and comfort. Both models can be had with leather seating and luxury amenities, but the CX-9 boasts the more comfortable seating and ride quality overall; again feeling more like a comfortable sedan than a large SUV.

Mazda has added two advanced safety features to the CX-9 not available on Highlander, a Backup Camera and a Blind-Spot Monitoring system. Overall both models offer a great selection of safety features including an Advanced Airbag system, Traction Control, Vehicle Stability Control and ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and Brake Assist and the CX-9 also adds a Roll Stability Control system. In the battle between two closely matched rivals, the 2013 Mazda CX-9 vs. 2013 Toyota Highlander, the CX-9 wins hands-down; after all, you have to drive it and the Cx-9’s just better on the road. We invite you to experience the 2013 Mazda CX-9 in Miami, at Ocean Mazda; and find out why enthusiasts agree, for a family mover the choice is CX-9.

Visit Ocean Mazda of Miami, FL and get yourself the vehicle of your dreams - the 2013 Mazda CX-9!

*2013 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

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Thank you for your interest in a Mazda from Ocean Mazda. You may preview inventory and specials on this website 24/7 , and contact us for the best Mazda prices. Or stop by and visit us at Ocean Mazda in Doral (Miami). Since we have a great location 1 mile East of International Mall, and near major expessways and the Turnpike, Ocean Mazda is also convenient to Hialeah, Doral, Miramar, Sweetwater , Kendall, Hollywood, Medley, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Miami Beach, Miami, Miami-Dade, South Miami, Pinecrest,Key Biscayne,Miami Lakes, Homestead, West Miami.

Ocean Mazda has a complete selection of new and used Mazda Cars, sedans, and crossover SUVs. When it comes to our customers, we are committed to providing an outstanding customer experience. We are glad to be a leading auto dealer in our community and as such are committed to providing our customers with great service. Ocean Mazda also has outstanding Mazda service and Mazda parts departments.

The friendly staff here at Ocean Mazda are happy to assist you in your search for a new Mazda 2, Mazda 3, Mazda Speed 3, Mazda 5, Mazda 6, Mazda CX-5, Mazda CX-9, and Mazda Miata. Some models feature the new Mazda SkyActiv technology. Ask us how this innovation improves the Mazda models style and performance. And schedule a test drive to experience this for yourself.

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