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2021 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 Review

New 2021 Hyundai Tucson

2021 Hyundai
Tucson

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New 2021 Mazda CX-5

2021 Mazda
CX-5

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MSRP*
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$23,700 to $33,450
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$25,370 to $37,505
Invoice* $22,790 to $31,792 $24,896 to $36,044
MPG - City 21 - 23 22 - 25
MPG - Hwy 25 - 28 27 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Tucson as you will with the Mazda CX-5, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Hyundai Tucson will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mazda CX-5. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Tucson and the Mazda CX-5 have similar Destination Charges.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mazda CX-5 is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Tucson for pulling heavy loads. The Hyundai Tucson has a little less horsepower than the Mazda CX-5.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Tucson and the Mazda CX-5.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson than that of the Mazda CX-5.