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2022 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 Review

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2022 Hyundai
Tucson Hybrid

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2021 Mazda
CX-5

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MSRP*
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$29,050 to $37,350
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$25,370 to $37,505
Invoice* $27,670 to $35,571 $24,896 to $36,044
MPG - City 37 - 38 22 - 25
MPG - Hwy 36 - 38 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** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**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

Comfort
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mazda CX-5. The Mazda CX-5 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid 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). The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is somewhat more expensive 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 Hybrid and the Mazda CX-5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is a little wider than the Mazda CX-5, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mazda CX-5.

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

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Mazda CX-5, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid will do just as well as the Mazda CX-5, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid 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 Hybrid and the Mazda CX-5. With the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mazda CX-5.

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