Mazda CX-5 vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison

    Mazda CX-5

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    2024 Mazda
    CX-5
    vs
    2024 Volkswagen
    Tiguan
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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.
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    7.7
    8.4
    0.0
    Based on the Mazda CX-5 G35 AKERA TURBO (AWD)
    Based on the Volkswagen Tiguan 235TSI R
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    TowingTowing
    Fuel Efficiency
    56L - 58L
    386 to 476 km
    58L - 60L
    354 to 576 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $36,590 - $55,000
    $40,990 - $73,790
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Smart looks, plush cabin
    • Torquey turbo petrol
    • Keen driving dynamics
    Misses
    • G35 Turbo is too thirsty
    • On the smaller side of the class
    • Feeling a little dated in 2024
    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Silly fast for a family wagon
    • Retains the regular Tiguan's strengths
    • Bargain compared to rival Euro fast SUVs
    Misses
    • Only looks special in Lapiz Blue
    • Australia misses out on full-fat Euro tune
    • Some cabin elements are a bit dated

    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 (+$795)
    NA

    Colours Available

    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.

    The 2024 Volkswagen Life, Elegance and R-Line are offered with the following colour choices:

    • Pure White
    • Dolphin Grey Metallic
    • Night Shade Blue Metallic
    • Reflex Silver Metallic
    • Deep Black Pearl

    Metallic and pearl paint options cost $900. Pure White is a no-cost option. 

    The 2024 Volkswagen Tiguan R comes with the following colour choices:

    • Pure White
    • Dolphin Grey Metallic
    • Lapiz Blue Premium Metallic
    • Reflex Silver Metallic
    • Deep Black Pearl

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJTURBO DIRECT F/INJ, TURBO CDI
    Size (cc)
    1997 - 24881395 - 1984
    Size (L)
    2.5L, 2.0L1.4L, 2.0L
    Induction
    TURBO 4, INLINE 4TURBO 4, DIESEL TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    115kW - 170kW110kW - 235kW
    Power RPM
    5000 - 60003500 - 5600
    Torque
    200Nm - 420Nm250Nm - 400Nm
    Torque RPM
    2000 - 40001500 - 2000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.5 - 139.6 - 16

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