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2020 Honda CR-V

2020 Honda CR-V

2020 Mazda CX-5 comparison image

2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Mazda CX-5

2020 Honda CR-V


2020 Mazda CX-5
2.4L DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder engine

Base Engine

SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
190 hp


187 hp
179 lb-ft


186 lb-ft
28 city/34 hwy mpg rating* on base LX 2WD trim with CVT transmission

Fuel Economy

25 city/31 hwy mpg rating

All-Wheel Drive


The 2020 Honda CR-V and 2020 Mazda CX-5 often top the list for Madison drivers looking to upgrade to a new crossover SUV. While they may seem similar at first glance, a closer look will show that there are some significant differences between the two in performance, fuel efficiency, and standard features. Find out which vehicle you should drive home to Jackson in this CR-V vs. CX-5 comparison from Patty Peck Honda.

2020 Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Performance Specs

Whether you choose the CX-5 or CR-V, you’ll have a standard four-cylinder engine beneath the hood. However, the Honda engine can provide more horsepower and better fuel economy. That’s a winning combination for Brandon drivers. Review the CR-V vs. CX-5 performance specs below:

2020 CR-V 2WD LX: 

  • 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G DOHC 16-valve four-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
  • 28 city mpg/ 34 hwy mpg* rating with CVT transmission
  • 190 horsepower
  • 179 lb-ft of torque

2020 CX-5 Sport: 

  • 2.4L DOHC i-VTEC® four-cylinder engine
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 25 city mpg/31 hwy mpg rating
  • 187 horsepower
  • 186 lb-ft of torque

You should also note that both the CR-V and CX-5 are available with all-wheel drive, which can enhance traction and control in wet or slippery road conditions.

2020 Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Interior Features

With either the CX-5 or CR-V, you’ll get comfortable seating for up to five people, USB ports, and a rearview camera. Taking a closer look, you’ll find that the CR-V can offer more of the amenities and features that Ridgeland drivers want:

2020 CR-V LX: 

  • Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC)
  • 5-inch LCD Touch-Screen
  • 160-Watt Audio System with 4 Speakers
  • Easy fold-down 60/40 split rear seating
  • Available HomeLink® Remote System
  • Available Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Available 12-way power driver’s seat including 4-way power lumbar support and memory function
  • Available heated steering wheel

2020 CX-5: 

  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
  • Push button start
  • 6-way manual adjustable driver’s seat
  • 40/20/40 split one-touch fold-down
  • Reclining rear seatback
  • Cloth-trimmed seats

2020 Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Safety Features

Turning to the Mazda CX-5 and Honda CR-V safety, you’ll see that both vehicles are equipped with standard features such as a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) and Hill Start Assist. One key difference is that all available CR-V trim levels come equipped with the Honda Sensing® safety suite, which includes the following driver-assist technologies that are not available in the CX-5:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)

Experience the 2020 CR-V Today at Patty Peck Honda!

Compare the Honda CR-V vs. Nissan Rogue, then browse our new CR-V inventory to find the CR-V color and configuration that will best suit your driving needs. Remember to explore our current CR-V lease and finance specials to take advantage of our exclusive offers. Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.

*28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 27 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.


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