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2016 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2016 MINI MINI-Countryman Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mazda CX-5 than in the MINI MINI-Countryman. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Mazda CX-5 and the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Convenience
The Mazda CX-5 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the MINI MINI-Countryman, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Mazda CX-5 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the MINI MINI-Countryman. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mazda CX-5 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Dimensions
Since the Mazda CX-5 is much wider than the MINI MINI-Countryman, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Mazda CX-5, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Mazda CX-5 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Handling
The Mazda CX-5 has a smaller turning radius than the MINI MINI-Countryman, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Mazda CX-5 and the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mazda CX-5 and the MINI MINI-Countryman. With the Mazda CX-5, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the MINI MINI-Countryman.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Mazda CX-5 is not as nearly as extensive as that of the MINI MINI-Countryman.

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2016 Mazda
CX-5

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MSRP*: $21,795 - $29,870

2016 MINI
MINI-Countryman

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MSRP*: $22,750 - $35,350
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.02% --
City MPG: 24 - 26 25 - 27
Highway MPG: 30 - 35 31 - 32
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $21,183 - $29,019 $21,585 - $31,660

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.