Red 2019 Mazda CX-3 and silver 2019 Mazda CX-5

2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2019 Mazda CX-5

2019 Mazda CX-3  vs 2019 Mazda CX-5 
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$20,390 MSRP $24,350
2.0-liter SKYACTIV®-G engine Standard Engine 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G engine
12.4 – 44.5 cubic feet Cargo Volume 30.9 – 59.6 cubic feet
Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring Trim Levels Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature

Drivers from all around know the luxury and convenience that can be found within a Mazda vehicle and the Mazda crossover lineup is no exception to this. The Mazda brand continues to offer feature-filled vehicles that offer hearty amounts of space to help tackle day-to-day driving, weekend getaways, road trips, and more.

Two of the most beloved Mazda vehicles are the Mazda CX-3 and Mazda CX-5, but many customers wonder which one of these crossovers is the right fit for them. We at Serra Mazda have put together this 2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2019 Mazda CX-5 comparison to break down some of the key differences between these Mazda vehicles.

Main Differences – 2019 Mazda CX-3 vs CX-5

The 2019 Mazda CX-3 lineup offers drivers the choice of three different trim levels – Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring. Each of these models are powered by a 2.0-liter SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder engine paired to a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission. This combination generates 148 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque in the CX-3 while offering an EPA-estimated 29 city mpg and 34 highway mpg. Inside the 2019 CX-3 drivers can enjoy the ease and convenience of the 7-inch full-color MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, steering wheel-mounted cruise control buttons, 60/40 split fold-down rear seats, 44.5 cubic feet of maximum cargo space, and more.

Five models are included in the 2019 Mazda CX-5 lineup along with two powerful engine options. The CX-5 Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring models are powered by a 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G engine paired to a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission. These CX-5 models generate 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque on the road. Grand Touring Reserve and Signature models feature the most powerful engine available to the Mazda lineup – the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T engine. Paired to the SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission, these models generate a heart-pounding 250 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Inside the CX-5 drivers can enjoy the luxury of cloth, leatherette, leather, or Nappa leather interiors. Features found in the CX-5 include sound-dampening materials, Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, Active Driving Display, a 7-inch full-color MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, and more.

Red 2019 Mazda CX-3
Steering wheel in 2019 Mazda CX-3
Active Driving Display in 2019 Mazda CX-5
Rear view of red 2019 Mazda CX-5


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