There are a few different compact SUV models for 2019 that are similar and different. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 and the 2019 Jeep Renegade are two of the best choices out there.
Both the Mazda CX-5 and the Jeep Renegade are what their companies call “compact SUVs.” This is a growing trend among single people and people who live in small areas but still want an SUV.
Both the MazdaCX-5 and the Jeep Renegade can be driven by a four-cylinder engine. But the 2019 Jeep Renegade has a 2.4L engine that can be turbocharged. The standard drivetrain for the Mazda CX-5 is a little bigger at 2.5L.
The standard engine for both the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and the 2019 Jeep Renegade is front-wheel drive. However, the 2019 Jeep Renegade can be bought with an all-wheel drive option. The 2019 Jeep Renegade can be bought for drivers who want to take their compact SUV off-road.
Seating & Cargo Capacity
Both the Mazda CX-5 and the Jeep Renegade have room for 5 people. Both the Mazda CX-5 and the Jeep Renegade have two seats in the front and three seats in the back. Both of these SUVs have bucket seats for the driver and front passenger and rear seats that fold down to make more room for cargo.
Both the MazdaCX-5 and the Jeep Renegade have hatchback doors that make it easy to get in and out of the back seats. The Mazda CX-5, on the other hand, can fold down either one or two of the back seats at the same time. This lets the owner make the most of the space in the back, which can be as much as 60 cubic feet. Even when the back seats of the Jeep Renegade are folded down flat, there is still only about 50 cubit square feet of space.
As competitive features, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 comes with a back-up camera, a navigation system, good cruise control, and keyless entry. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 has a wide range of interior features that are on par with those of other compact SUVs in its class and that drivers who like technological conveniences will want.
For driver convenience, the 2019 Jeep Renegade also has cruise control, keyless entry, and a rear view camera. The 2019 Jeep Renegade also has a limited edition that comes with a heated steering wheel. The 2019 Jeep Renegade is ready on the inside and out for the different types of terrain and weather it may be used in.
Each 2019 Mazda CX-5 comes with a number of safety features, which makes it one of the safer options. Standard safety features include a blind spot monitor, brake assist, child safety locks, and traction control. There are features like lane keeping assist and lane departure warning that can help the driver keep the car in the right lane.
The 2019 Jeep Renegade comes with safety features like child locks on the back doors, headlights that turn on when it gets dark, child seat anchors, tyre pressure monitoring, and traction control as standard. The 2019 Jeep Renegade has a number of other safety features that are not unique to a certain model. All of the models have the same safety features.
The prices for the two small SUVs are not the same. The starting price for a 2019 Mazda CX-5 ranges from about $24,000 to $28,000, depending on the model and specs of that particular 2019 Mazda CX-5.
Depending on the 2019 Jeep Renegade model, the starting price is between $27,000 and $29,000.
Previous 2016 Model Comparisons
Jeep’s 75th anniversary was marked by the release of the new Jeep Renegade, which could be a hit with both off-roaders and people who drive to work. Mazda, on the other hand, made the 2016 Mazda CX-5 line fun.
As far as safety goes, customers won’t have anything to say about either car. According to the jeep.com website, the Jeep Renegade has seven airbags and a number of driving aids, such as Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking, Rear Park Assist System, Blind Spot Monitoring, and Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist.
The CX-5 is also a great choice when it comes to safety. The IIHS chose the Mazda crossover as a 2015 Top Safety Pick Plus. With features like anti-lock brakes and traction control, the CX-5 is easy enough to drive that the driver can take care of himself or herself. Still, the crossover has a number of different driving aids, such as the Smart City Brake Support, the Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning, the Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and the Distance Recognition Support System, among others.
Mazda made three different CX-5 models for the 2016 generation. All three come with a 6-speed automatic transmission and either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Starting with the CX-5 Sport and CX-5 Touring, the CX-5 Grand Touring is the top model. In addition to the 6-speed automatic shift, the CX-5 Sport also comes with a 6-speed manual shift.
The 2016 Jeep Renegades come in more styles. The Renegade Sport, the Renegade Limited, the Renegade Latitude, and the limited-edition Renegade 75th Anniversary are the four models that come with both front-wheel drive and four-wheel drive.
In addition to these models, Jeep also has the Renegade Justice and the Renegade Trailhawk, which can only be bought with four-wheel drive.
When comparing the fuel economy of the base models of these two crossover powerhouses, the CX-5 is better than its bulkier competitor.
The 2016 Jeep Renegade Sport gets about 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway, according to the EPA. The 2016 Mazda CX-5 Automatic Sport has a small edge that could add up to a lot of money over time. It gets about 26 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway, which could save you a lot of money over time.
The difference in fuel economy between the top models of the Renegade and CX-5 is also not that big in favour of Mazda. The Trailhawk with four-wheel drive gets about 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway, while the powerful CX-5 Grand Touring with all-wheel drive gets about 24 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
When it comes to engine power, the Mazda also has a slight edge over the Honda. At 3250 rpm, the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine in the Automatic Grand Touring model can make 184 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque. The Trailhawk is powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that can make 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque.
According to jeep.com, the base 2016 Jeep Renegade Sport with front-wheel drive costs $17,995 and the top-of-the-line 2016 Renegade Trailhawk starts at $26,745.
Mazdausa.com says that the base front-wheel-drive CX-5 Sport starts at $21,795, while the powerful CX-5 Grand Touring starts at $28,220.