Mazda CX-5 vs Hyundai Tucson

2020 Mazda CX-5

Traveling in comfort is easy when you’re inside a roomy SUV like the Mazda CX-5 or the Hyundai Tucson. Each of these vehicles is fully equipped with a set of advanced features that improve driving dynamics and make for a very fun drive overall.

At Ocean Mazda, we want to show you how the 2020 Mazda CX-5 and the Hyundai Tucson compare with each other. Read more to learn what these vehicles have to offer for drivers near the Doral, Miami, Hialeah, West Kendall, and Kendall, Florida, areas—and give us a call if you have any questions along the way.


MAZDA CX-5 VS HYUNDAI TUCSON: Quick Facts

2020 Mazda CX-5 Specs 2020 Mazda CX-5 Engine Specs

2020 MAZDA CX-5

2020 Hyundai Tucson

Standard Power Output

187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque

161 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine Performance

250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque

181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (Front Wheel Drive)

25 MPG city and 31 MPG highway¹

23 MPG city and 28 MPG highway

Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics with G-Vectoring Control Plus

Standard

Not available


MAZDA CX-5 VS HYUNDAI TUCSON: AVAILABLE ENGINE OPTIONS

Looking at these vehicles you’re sure to find a high-performance engine that’s great for providing you with an exhilarating ride. Under the hood of the Hyundai Tucson is a standard 2.0L inline 4-cylinder engine with 161 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque. This front wheel drive engine also provides an EPA-estimated 23 city MPG and 28 highway MPG.

As we move over to the Mazda CX-5, we have a standard Skyactiv®-G 2.5L 4-cylinder front wheel drive engine. You’ll be able to make use of quite a bit of force, with 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque at your fingertips. This is further punctuated by a standard EPA-estimated 25 city MPG and 31 highway MPG.1


2020 Mazda CX-5 PerformanceHIGH-POWER OPTIONS

If you’re looking to kick out a bit more force from your powertrain, the Hyundai Tucson is able to provide, with an available 2.4L inline 4-cylinder engine. This powertrain is capable of producing up to 181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. In addition, you’ll reach an EPA-estimated 21 city MPG and 26 highway MPG with its all-wheel drive driveline.

The Mazda CX-5, on the other hand, is able to produce even more power with its SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-cylinder engine. You’ll produce up to 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque, while also getting an EPA-estimated 22 city MPG and 27 highway MPG with its all-wheel drive driveline.¹


TIGHT, RESPONSIVE HANDLING

What would a high-powered engine be without tight driving dynamics to improve your overall handling? With both the 2020 Mazda CX-5 and the Hyundai Tucson, you’ll have access to an available all-wheel drive driveline that improves handling while on difficult terrain. You’ll be able to navigate snow and gravel with confidence while driving either of these SUVs.

Drivers looking at the Mazda CX-5 will have a bit more technology on their side, though, with its standard Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics with G-Vectoring Control Plus system. This technology reduces engine power while turning a corner in order to reduce the need for small corrections in your steering. Overall, you’ll find that this feature improves handling comfort and even reduces driver fatigue.


2020 MAZDA CX-5 VS HYUNDAI TUCSON: WHICH IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

When it comes to comfort over a long drive, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 and the 2020 Hyundai Tucson both offer great features. However, the Mazda CX-5 really delivers in terms of engine performance, efficiency, and overall drive feel, making it a fantastic choice for drivers around the Doral, Miami, Hialeah, West Kendall, and Kendall, Florida, areas.

If you’re interested in learning more about what the Mazda CX-5 is capable of, schedule a test drive with Ocean Mazda today!


1 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.