2019 Mazda CX-9 vs 2019 Nissan Pathfinder

2019 Mazda CX-9 vs 2019 Nissan Pathfinder

The 2019 Mazda CX-9 is a worthy update when compared to the previous 2018 Mazda CX-9. However, it helps to see how a new year model compares against actual competitors in the field, especially those with recent 2019 model updates.

For that, we’ve chosen to compare the 2019 Mazda CX-9 against the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder. With both having a distinctive, stylish look and plenty of practical and innovative features, either choice would be a pleasing buy for a driver in need of a full-size SUV. However, we’re here to determine the winner, so let’s begin!

2019 Mazda CX-9


2019 Nissan Pathfinder

2.5L Turbocharged Inline 4 Baseline Engine 3.5L V6
310 lb-ft Torque 259 lb-ft
24 MPG Combined Fuel Economy 23 MPG
7 Seating Capacity 7

2019 Mazda CX-9 Rochester, NY

The balance between these 2019 SUVs its quite close, but we’d have to give the edge to the 2019 Mazda CX-9. This all comes down to the turbocharged inline 4 engine of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 compared to the V6 engine of the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder. This set up gives the 2019 Mazda CX-9 a bit less horsepower, but far more torque, a superior fuel economy, and better handling due to its lightweight design. Furthermore, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 includes many prominent and substantial feature updates and returning favorites, some of which include:

  • i-ACTIV AWD®
  • Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Bose® Centerpoint® 2 Surround Sound
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Traffic Sign Recognition
  • Santos Rosewood Interior Trim
  • Full-Exterior LED Lighting
  • And More!

Interested in learning more about the 2019 Mazda CX-9? Give your local Mazda dealership a call to see if they have the new Mazda CX-9 in stock. If so, schedule a test drive online, by phone, or in person. Those near Rochester, New York, or the greater area of Monroe County, can reach out to us here at the Marketplace Mazda dealership for any further assistance.