Kia Sportage vs Mazda CX-5 Comparison

    Kia Sportage

    Mazda CX-5

    2024 Kia
    Sportage
    vs
    2024 Mazda
    CX-5
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv medium category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.8.
    0.0
    8.1
    7.9
    0.0
    Based on the Kia Sportage GT-LINE (AWD)
    Based on the Mazda CX-5 GT SP TURBO (AWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    54L
    340 to 437 km
    56L - 58L
    386 to 476 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $32,995 - $52,920
    $36,590 - $55,000
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    CarExpert's Take

    Jade Credentino
    Journalist
    Jade Credentino drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Attainable flagship SUV
    • Good start for new families
    • Smooth drive
    Misses
    • Missing some features available in rivals
    • Long wait times
    • Safety tech can lead to laziness
    Jack Quick
    Journalist
    Jack Quick drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Strong, powerful engine
    • Sweet engine note
    • Suave, upmarket interior
    Misses
    • Quite thirsty around town
    • Second-row space is on the small side
    • Dated infotainment hardware

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Premium Paint (+$520)
    • Premium Paint (+$795)

    Colours Available

    Clear White is the standard paint finish, with the following optional:

    • Steel Grey
    • Gravity Grey
    • Fusion Black
    • Vesta Blue
    • Dawning Red
    • Snow White Pearl (SX+ and GT-Line only)
    • Jungle Wood Green (SX+ and GT-Line only)

    Premium paint costs an extra $520.

    All models have a black interior.

    The 2024 Mazda CX-5 is available in the following exterior paint colours:

    • Soul Red Crystal metallic
    • Eternal Blue mica
    • Deep Crystal Blue mica
    • Jet Black mica
    • Rhodium White metallic
    • Sonic Silver metallic
    • Zircon Sand metallic
    • Machine Grey metallic
    • Polymetal Grey metallic
    • Platinum Quartz metallic

    Metallic finishes cost an extra $795.

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO CDI, MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJTURBO DIRECT F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    1598 - 19991997 - 2488
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.6L2.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    DIESEL TURBO 4, INLINE 4, TURBO 4TURBO 4, INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    115kW - 137kW115kW - 170kW
    Power RPM
    4000 - 62005000 - 6000
    Torque
    192Nm - 416Nm200Nm - 420Nm
    Torque RPM
    1500 - 45002000 - 4000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.5 - 1610.5 - 13

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