Compare 2022 Mazda CX-5 vs 2022 Toyota RAV4

2022 Mazda CX-5
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2.5 S AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
CX-5 2.5 S AWD 24 30 $25,415 $25,900
CX-5 2.5 S Carbon Edition AWD 24 30 $29,834 $30,720
CX-5 2.5 S Preferred Package AWD 24 30 $28,747 $29,600
CX-5 2.5 S Premium Package AWD 24 30 $31,054 $32,310
CX-5 2.5 S Premium Plus Package AWD 24 30 $32,630 $33,950
CX-5 2.5 S Select Package AWD 24 30 $27,097 $27,900
CX-5 2.5 Turbo AWD 22 27 $34,982 $36,400
CX-5 2.5 Turbo Signature AWD 22 27 $37,145 $38,650
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Adventure AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RAV4 Adventure AWD 25 33 $31,070 $33,230
RAV4 Hybrid LE AWD 41 38 $27,802 $29,575
RAV4 Hybrid Limited AWD 41 38 $35,791 $38,075
RAV4 Hybrid SE AWD 41 38 $30,296 $32,230
RAV4 Hybrid XLE AWD 41 38 $29,182 $31,045
RAV4 Hybrid XLE Premium AWD 41 38 $31,899 $33,935
RAV4 Hybrid XSE AWD 41 38 $33,422 $35,555
RAV4 LE AWD 27 34 $26,532 $28,375
RAV4 LE FWD 27 35 $25,223 $26,975
RAV4 Limited AWD 25 33 $34,478 $36,875
RAV4 Limited FWD 27 35 $33,169 $35,475
RAV4 TRD Off Road AWD 25 32 $34,516 $36,915
RAV4 XLE AWD 27 33 $27,905 $29,845
RAV4 XLE FWD 27 35 $26,596 $28,445
RAV4 XLE Premium AWD 27 33 $30,608 $32,735
RAV4 XLE Premium FWD 27 35 $29,299 $31,335
RAV4 Prime SE N/A N/A $37,883 $40,300
RAV4 Prime XSE N/A N/A $41,007 $43,625
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,415
$31,070
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,900
$33,230
Monthly Payment Estimate
$432 / month
$554 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.7
6.7
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2022 Mazda CX-5 prioritizes style and handling over more familiar crossover traits like roominess. The 2022 Toyota RAV4 lives up to its meat-and-potatoes hype, but the Prime serves up green-car red meat.
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Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 25 mpg
Highway
30 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
55.3 47.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
103.6 98.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 57.8
Second Head Room (in)
39 39.5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 56.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Leg Room (in)
41 41
Front Hip Room (in)
55.2 54.3
Second Leg Room (in)
39.6 37.8
Front Head Room (in)
39.7 39.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 62.6
Liftover Height (in)
32.4 -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.5 8.6
Length, Overall (in)
180.1 181.5
Height, Overall (in)
65.3 68.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.8 63.3
Wheelbase (in)
106.2 105.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.6 73.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
30 37.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
41.3 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
30 37.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
57 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
32.4 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
59.3 69.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
38 -
Brakes
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)
11.9 11.1
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 12
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.3 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36 37.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size
P225/65HR17 P235/55HR19
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/65HR17 P235/55HR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 3500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
2000 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3717 3655
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 19 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 19 X 7.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 550
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
186 @ 4000 184 @ 5000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
187 @ 6000 203 @ 6600
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
26 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 25
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.62 3.18
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.95
Trans Type
6 8
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.89 4.01
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 3.03
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.46
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.60 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.55 5.25
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.81
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mazda CX-5 Toyota RAV4
Body Style
i-ACTIV AWD Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.8 6.3
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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2022 Mazda CX-5
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  • Financing: From 1.9% APR
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  • 2022 RAV4 is available
  • Lease: From $309/mo.
  • Finance: From 1.75% APR
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