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Have your heart set on a Mazda crossover SUV, but don’t know if you should choose the 2023 Mazda CX-5 or the Mazda CX-50? The Mazda CX-5 has been a top contender year after year for being a reliable, affordable vehicle. On the other hand, the first-ever 2023 Mazda CX-50 is new to the lineup, offering an option more geared towards outdoor lovers. Denton Mazda has put together what we’ve found in our research that will help you decide between the Mazda CX-50 and Mazda CX-5 in Corinth!
Looking at the Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-50 performance, their specs are almost identical as both models are equipped with the same engine and transmission. They also come with AWD and off-road driving modes. However, the 2023 Mazda CX-50 does have a slightly more advanced off-road mode and six inches of additional ground clearance. It also edges the Mazda CX-5 with a slightly heavier maxed-out towing capacity, which will come in handy when you need to haul a small boat or kayak to your outdoor adventure near Lewisville. See the specs for Mazda CX-50 vs. Mazda CX-5 here:
2023 Mazda CX-50 Performance Specs
2023 Mazda CX-5 Performance Specs
While the Mazda CX-5 is smaller than the Mazda CX-50, it actually has more interior space for passengers than the Mazda CX-50. Specifically, you will find additional front and rear hip and shoulder room inside the Mazda CX-5. Mazda CX-5 may have the upper hand in passenger space, but the Mazda CX-50 shines by having more cargo volume with the rear seats up. This will be a selling point for you if you consistently have passengers in the back, but you still want to savor every cubic foot of cargo volume there possibly is! Here are the dimensions:
Mazda CX-50 Interior Dimensions and Capacities
Mazda CX-5 Interior Dimensions and Capacities
So is the Mazda CX-50 or the Mazda CX-5 more of your cup of tea? Whichever you decided on, feel free to swing by our Denton showroom for a test drive! If you’re still on the fence, tell us a bit more about your lifestyle in Plano and we can offer more information.