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2014 Mazda CX-5

2013 Toyota RAV4

  2014 Mazda CX-5 2013 Toyota RAV4 EV FWD 4-door Angular Front Exterior View
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Invoice $20,784 $21,786
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Bottom Line The 2014 Mazda CX-5 is an attractive, well-designed small crossover with great gas mileage, as well as a light, athletic driving experience. Read Full Review The 2013 Toyota RAV4 excels at mass-market talents like gas mileage and interior room--but for turbocharged fun in a crossover, you'll have to look elsewhere. Read Full Review
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  • Smart, sporty styling
  • Excellent steering and handling
  • Great front seats
  • Smooth, efficient powertrains
  • Base Sport model decently equipped


  • Ride can be busy on some surfaces
  • Rearward vision
  • Dated, sluggish navigation interface


  • Crisp new shape
  • Automatic has six speeds
  • Standard rearview camera and Bluetooth
  • Better gas mileage
  • AWD isn't just for off-roading


  • V-6 doesn't return
  • Neither does third-row seat
  • Straight-line performance is just okay
  • Back seat feels flat
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