Comparing the 2018 Honda CR-V in College Station to the Mazda CX-5

Looking for a dependable and comfortable SUV that fits our lifestyle?  Take a look at the 2018 Honda CR-V in College Station, available at Allen Honda!  The Honda CR-V is not only a dependable and comfortable vehicle, but it has many features that its competitors, such as the Mazda CX-5, lacks.  With the 2018 Honda CR-V, you’ll get…

Safety Features

Safety features are no longer limited to just airbags and seatbelts.  Many vehicles on the market today have technologically advanced features such as crash mitigating brakes, rearview cameras, blind spot warning systems and antilock brakes.  Both the Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 have these features.  However, the Honda CR-V EX, EX-L and Touring models have a driver alert monitor that can detect an inattentive driver.  At that point, the system will sound a warning and suggest a break.  The Mazda CX-5 does not have a driver alert monitor.  

Fuel Economy and Range

A vehicle with an excellent fuel economy gives you the advantage.  You’ll be able to go further on less and potentially take less fuel stops on those long trips!  The Honda CR-V boasts a better fuel economy compared to the Mazda CX-5.






4 cyl./ Auto

26 city/ 32 hwy*

24 city/ 31 hwy*


Turbo 4 cyl./ Auto

28 city/ 34 hwy*



4 cyl./ Auto

25 city/ 31 hwy*

23 city/ 29 hwy*


Turbo 4 cyl./ Auto

27 city/33 hwy*


Passenger and Cargo Room

Need a comfortable ride?  The Honda CR-V has you covered!  With the Honda CR-V, you’ll gain .4 inches more front headroom, .3 inches more front legroom, .8 inches more front shoulder room compared to the Mazda CX-5.  Overall, the Honda CR-V has 2.1 cubic feet more passenger space compared to the Mazda CX-5.  With all the extra passenger room, you would think that you would have to sacrifice cargo space.  However, the Honda CR-V has a much larger cargo area with its rear seat up than the CX-5 with 39.2 cubic feet compared to 30.9 cubic feet.

The 2018 Honda CR-V in College Station, has you covered in so many ways compared to the competition.  Come test drive one and see the difference for yourself at Allen Honda, your College Station Honda dealer!

*Based on 2017 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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