2019 Mazda CX-3

Mazda CX-3

2019 Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5

2020 MAZDA CX-3 vs. 2020 MAZDA CX-5


Starting MSRP

168.3 inches

Exterior Length

179.1 inches
42.7 cubic feet

Max Cargo Capacity

59.6 cubic feet
2.0L Skyactiv®-G 4-Cyl

Base Model Engine

2.5L Skyactiv®-G DOHC 4-Cyl

If your Miami family is in the market for a new SUV, you will find this crossover comparison very helpful! Two popular Mazda SUV models— the Mazda CX-3 and the Mazda CX-5— go side-by-side in this guide so you can better see which model will serve your driving needs and lifestyle best! Read on below to see which Mazda SUV has the performance, power, and dimensions for you.

2020 MAZDA CX-3 vs. MAZDA CX-5: Dimensions

While both of these 5-seater crossover models provide ample cargo space and passenger volume to get you across Brickell comfortably and with all you need, the Mazda CX-5 is big and the Mazda CX-3 is more compact. See how the interior and exterior measurements and capacities differ for both Mazda SUV models:

  • MAZDA CX-3 Dimensions
    • Overall exterior length— 168.3 inches
    • Overall exterior width— 69.6 inches
    • Headroom, front/rear — 38.4 / 37.2 inches
    • Shoulder room, front/rear — 53.5 / 50.4 inches
    • Hip room, front/rear — 52.3 / 49.0 inches
    • Legroom, front/rear — 41.7 / 35.0 inches
    • Cargo capacity – rear seatback up/folded — 17.8 / 42.7 cubic feet
  • MAZDA CX-5 Dimensions
    • Overall exterior length— 179.1 inches
    • Overall exterior width— 72.5 inches
    • Headroom, front/rear — 39.7 / 39.0 inches
    • Shoulder room, front/rear — 57.1 / 54.8 inches
    • Hip room, front/rear — 55.2 / 55.3 inches
    • Legroom, front/rear — 41.0 / 39.6 inches
    • Cargo capacity – rear seatback up/folded — 30.9 / 59.6 cubic feet

2020 MAZDA CX-3 vs. MAZDA CX-5: Performance

This crossover comparison also reveals the difference in available power and performance from the Mazda CX-3 and Mazda CX-5 standard engines. The Mazda CX-3 provides better fuel economy while the Mazda CX-5 generates more power. Which is the priority for your Miami Beach drives? The corresponding performance specs are as follows:

  • MAZDA CX-3
    • Engine— Skyactiv®-G 2.0L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with VVT
    • Horsepower— 148 hp @ 6,000 rpm
    • Torque— 146 lb-ft @ 2,800 rpm
    • EPA-estimated fuel economy— 29 city mpg/ 34 highway mpg**
  • MAZDA CX-5
    • Engine— Skyactiv®-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
    • Horsepower— 187 hp @ 6,000 rpm
    • Torque— 186 lb-ft @ 4,000 rpm
    • EPA-estimated fuel economy— 25 city mpg/31 highway mpg**

Find Mazda SUV Models for Sale at Brickell Mazda

The Mazda CX-3 vs. Mazda CX-5 is a popular comparison amongst Coral Gables families looking for the most optimal SUV for their lifestyle. If you’re ready to browse our available inventory of Mazda CX-3 and Mazda CX-5 models, we invite you to browse our extensive lineup of these SUVs. For more helpful guides like this crossover comparison, to learn about the Mazda SUV models, or to compare the Mazda CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V, contact us today!

*MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,100 destination charge (Alaska $1,145). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.
**EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

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