2016 Mazda CX-9 vs 2016 Toyota Highlander

2016 Mazda CX-9

2016 Mazda CX-9

2016 Toyota Highlander

2016 Toyota Highlander

Duncan, Nanaimo, and Victoria drivers are always looking for the next best thing when it comes to SUVs. Many will often compare the 2016 Mazda CX-9 vs the 2016 Toyota Highlander, and while these are two popular names, there really is only one choice if you’re looking for a reliable SUV. The CX-9 offers so much more than the Highlander in terms of power, efficiency, price, and standard and available features and amenities. If you really want to hit the open road in style and know that you made the right choice, then you need to grab a new CX-9 today. Take a look at how this new model beats the competition.



2016 Mazda CX-9 exterior view

Finding a vehicle that offers the type of power you want to handle the road is an absolute necessity, and you’ll find it when you choose the CX-9 over the Highlander. This new model comes standard with a 2.5L turbocharged four-cylinder SKYACTIV®-G engine that delivers 250 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque. If you decide to go for the competition, you’ll get a 2.7L four-cylinder engine that only offers 185 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque. Instead of wasting your time on a vehicle that doesn’t generate the type of power you crave, make the decision to get the Mazda.


2016 Mazda CX-9 driving

Besides power, you want to ensure the next vehicle you bring home is efficient. The best way to do this is to bring home the 2016 Mazda CX-9. This vehicle has an EPA-estimated 12.8 l/100 city and 10.1 l/100 highway while the Highlander only offers 14.1 l/100 city and 11.3 l/100 highway. To spend more time on the road than the gas station, you’ll want to ensure you bring home the CX-9.


2016 Mazda CX-9

When you compare two vehicles, you will spend some time doling over the price. When you compare the 2016 Mazda CX-9 vs the 2016 Toyota Highlander, you don’t have to. The CX-9 will cost you so much less. In fact, you can get this vehicle for a starting MSRP of only $31,520. If you want to get the Highlander, you’ll dish out a little more, as this vehicle has a starting MSRP of $32,015. While it may not seem like a huge difference, it is when you factor in all the standard and available features you can find on the Mazda that you can’t on the Toyota.


Advanced Technologies

Besides the big focal points like price, efficiency, and power, you also want to spend some time focusing on the standard and available features that come with each vehicle. When you look at the interior of each vehicle, you’ll quickly notice that you get more with the Mazda. Take a look at what you can expect to find.

  • Four USB ports provide you and your passengers with the ability to plug in your mobile devices for more enjoyable entertainment while on the go

  • Driver head-up display provides all the pertinent information you need while driving (such as gas mileage, speed, performance, etc.) directly in your line of sight so that you can stay informed and safe at the same time

  • Sound insulation and acoustic glass provide a completely quiet cabin so you can enjoy the peacefulness of the inside instead of the noisy outside

  • Optional navigation system provides real-time turn-by-turn directions to get you to your destination quickly and safely

  • Optional remote ignition provides you with the power to start and stop your vehicle from anywhere

  • Optional universal garage door opener allows you to program your garage door into the vehicle for easier access

  • Standard dual auto climate control ensure that everyone in the vehicle has the right temperature

  • Optional front heated seats provide a nice touch of warmth on a cold day or chilly night

  • Standard leather steering wheel offers a touch of elegance to the cabin of this truly impressive vehicle

As you can see, the CX-9 delivers so much more than the Highlander, which makes it a great choice for your next SUV.

Find Yours at Harris Mazda

As you can see, the 2016 Mazda CX-9 destroys the 2016 Toyota Highlander, which means that you need to visit Harris Mazda today and pick one up for yourself. We have a full inventory of these impressive new vehicles just waiting for you to bring home to Duncan, Victoria, or Nanaimo. Visit us today at 2525 Bowen Road in Nanaimo, contact us online, or call us at 1-844-537-8693 to schedule your test drive with us. Our team will be happy to help you get in a new CX-9 today.

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