2019 Mazda CX-9 vs 2019 Honda Pilot

2019 mazda cx-9 vs 2019 honda pilot

One of the most competitive and crowded segments in the entire automotive industry is the three-row SUV. More and more drivers are choosing vehicles with more space to fit friends and family, leading them to the large SUVs and crossovers. One of the most popular models in this class is the 2019 Mazda CX-9, but how does it compare to its competition? That’s what we’re going to find out in this model comparison page!

For this comparison, we’re going to show how the 2019 Mazda CX-9 stacks up directly with its competition by comparing it with the popular 2019 Honda Pilot! Which model offers drivers better value in the class? We’re going to look at the performance, efficiency, capability and interior space of both models to find out! We’re comparing the base trims for both models to be as fair as possible. Let’s see which three-row SUV comes out on top!



2019 Mazda CX-9

2019 Honda Pilot

24 MPG Fuel Economy (Combined) 22 MPG
310 lb-ft Torque 262 lb-ft
3,500 lbs. Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs.
14.4 Cubic Feet Interior Cargo Volume 16.5 Cubic Feet

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For years, the Mazda CX-9 and Honda Pilot have battled each other for three-row SUV supremacy, each upping their game year after year to try and win over more drivers. In 2019, both the Mazda CX-9 and Honda Pilot have all the things drivers are looking for from performance to efficiency to interior space. However, when you look at the two side-by-side, it’s clear that the 2019 Mazda CX-9 is a more well-rounded model than its Honda rival.

To begin with, drivers get a better fuel economy when they choose the 2019 Mazda CX-9 than they would with the 2019 Honda Pilot, showing it offers better value in the long-term. A few miles per gallon may not seem like much, but that adds up to a lot of money over the course of a vehicle’s life!

Despite the better efficiency, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 doesn’t sacrifice anything when it comes to performance or capability. In fact, it offers significantly more in terms of torque than the 2019 Honda Pilot and offers the same towing capability as well. The 2019 Honda Pilot’s cargo space is slightly larger, but the 2019 Mazda CX-9's is nearly just as large and is still plenty spacious for all kinds of luggage.

Want to learn more about the 2019 Mazda CX-9? Ready to get behind the wheel of one to try for yourself? Contact our staff at Medlin Mazda in Montgomery, Alabama, for more information or to schedule a test drive today!