Compare 2019 Chevrolet Traverse vs 2019 Mazda CX-9

2019 Chevrolet Traverse
2019 Mazda CX-9
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AWD 4-Door High Country w/2LZ
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Traverse AWD 4-Door High Country w/2LZ 17 25 $50,752 $53,200
Traverse AWD 4-Door LS w/1LS 17 25 $33,294 $34,900
Traverse AWD 4-Door LT Cloth w/1LT 17 25 $37,396 $39,200
Traverse AWD 4-Door LT Leather w/3LT 17 25 $39,209 $41,100
Traverse AWD 4-Door Premier w/1LZ 17 25 $46,173 $48,400
Traverse AWD 4-Door RS w/2LT 17 25 $43,597 $45,700
Traverse FWD 4-Door High Country w/2LZ 18 27 $48,558 $50,900
Traverse FWD 4-Door L w/1L0 18 27 $29,900 $29,930
Traverse FWD 4-Door LS w/1LS 18 27 $31,386 $32,900
Traverse FWD 4-Door LT Cloth w/1LT 18 27 $33,771 $35,400
Traverse FWD 4-Door LT Leather w/3LT 18 27 $37,301 $39,100
Traverse FWD 4-Door Premier w/1LZ 18 27 $43,407 $45,500
Traverse FWD 4-Door RS w/2LT 18 27 $41,117 $43,100
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Grand Touring AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
CX-9 Grand Touring AWD 20 26 $40,335 $42,640
CX-9 Grand Touring FWD 22 28 $38,633 $40,840
CX-9 Signature AWD 20 26 $42,913 $45,365
CX-9 Sport AWD 20 26 $32,243 $34,080
CX-9 Sport FWD 22 28 $30,541 $32,280
CX-9 Touring AWD 20 26 $35,127 $37,130
CX-9 Touring FWD 22 28 $33,425 $35,330

Pricing

Invoice Price

$50,752
$40,335

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$53,200
$42,640

Monthly Payment Estimate

$887 / month
$711 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

6.4
6.2

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2019 Chevrolet Traverse is bigger and more butch, but still every bit as good for a bunch. The 2019 Mazda CX-9 delivers heavily on style, but it’s just adequate in other respects.

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Fuel Economy

City

17 mpg 20 mpg

Highway

25 mpg 26 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Sport Utility Vehicles Small SUV 4WD

Interior Dimensions

Third Shoulder Room (in)

57.5 53.1

Second Leg Room (in)

38.4 39.4

Front Head Room (in)

39.6 -

Passenger Volume (ft³)

NA 135.1

Second Hip Room (in)

56.9 57.4

Front Shoulder Room (in)

62.1 57.9

Third Leg Room (in)

33.5 29.7

Second Head Room (in)

39 -

Passenger Capacity

7 7

Third Hip Room (in)

48.5 40.1

Second Shoulder Room (in)

62.2 58.1

Front Leg Room (in)

41 41

Third Head Room (in)

38.2 35.4

Front Hip Room (in)

58.1 56.7

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in)

- TBD - 31.7

Track Width, Rear (in)

67 65.2

Wheelbase (in)

120.9 115.3

Rear Door Opening Height (in)

NA -

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

78.6 77.5

Track Width, Front (in)

67.3 65.3

Min Ground Clearance (in)

- TBD - -

Length, Overall (in)

204.3 199.4

Rear Door Opening Width (in)

NA -

Height, Overall (in)

70.7 67.6

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)

- TBD - 50.5

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

57.8 38.2

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)

- TBD - 58.6

Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)

- TBD - 30.3

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)

- TBD - 84.9

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

98.2 71.2

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)

- TBD - 21.5

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

23.0 14.4

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)

- TBD - 40.2

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

- TBD - 12.6

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

- TBD - 12.8

Brake Type

Pwr 4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

NA NA

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

21.7 19.5

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)

N/A -

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

NA -

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

39.0 38.8

Steering Type

Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

NA -

Tires

Rear Tire Size

P255/55R20 P255/50VR20

Rear Tire Order Code

Q3N NA

Front Tire Size

P255/55R20 P255/50VR20

Spare Tire Size

T135/70R18 Compact

Front Tire Order Code

Q3N NA

Spare Tire Order Code

ZCD NA

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

500 350

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

500 350

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

5000 3500

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

5000 3500

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

- 3500

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

- TBD - 4383

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Front Wheel Size (in)

20 x - TBD - 20 X 8.5

Spare Wheel Size (in)

18 x - TBD - Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Rear Wheel Size (in)

20 x- TBD - 20 X 8.5

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)

- TBD - -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

- TBD - -

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

170 150

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

266 @ 2800 310 @ 2000

Engine Order Code

LFY NA

Displacement

3.6L/217 2.5 L/152

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

310 @ 6800 227 @ 5000

Engine Type

Gas V6 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

25 26

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

17 20

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

20 23

Transmission

Clutch Size (in)

NA -

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

3.01 1.45

Trans Type

9 6

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High

NA -

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.92 0.71

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 -

Reverse Ratio (:1)

2.96 3.99

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

3.31 1.99

Trans Order Code

M3V NA

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

3.49 4.41

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

2.44 1.00

Trans Description Cont.

Automatic Automatic w/OD

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low

NA -

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.44 0.60

First Gear Ratio (:1)

4.69 3.49

Summary

Vehicle Name

Chevrolet Traverse Mazda CX-9

Body Style

Sport Utility i-ACTIV AWD Sport Utility

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

NA -

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

NA Strut

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)

- TBD - -

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)

- TBD - -

Suspension Type - Rear

NA Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

NA Multi-Link

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)

- TBD - -

Suspension Type - Front

NA Strut

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

8.8 7.7

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score

NA -

Crash Test Ratings

Overall Rating

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger

Overall Side Crash Rating

Side Barrier Rating

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Rear Seat

Rollover Rating

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