2020 Mazda CX-5
Features & Specs
2020 Nissan Rogue
Adaptive cruise control
Available on other styles
187 hp
Engine power
170 hp
14.8 gal.
Fuel capacity
14.5 gal.
57.1 in.
Front shoulder room
56.6 in.

2020 Mazda CX-5 vs Nissan Rogue

Everyone deserves to drive around in an SUV that they feel proud and comfortable in. The journey to that perfect vehicle can be difficult, especially if you don't know where to start. At Pearson Mazda, we want to help narrow down the selection for you to make sure that you understand what options out there are best. The two SUVs we are looking at include the 2020 Mazda CX-5 and the 2020 Nissan Rogue. The CX-5 gets additional driving-assist technology, more equipment for the Sport trim, and solutions to reduce vibration and noises while driving. The biggest thing that has happened to the 2020 Nissan Rogue is that the Hybrid option has been dropped, although you'll still get standard automatic emergency braking and lane-keeping assist. Keep reading to find out which SUV to buy!

2020 Mazda CX-5 Power & Handling

There are three different engines that you can choose from with the 2020 Mazda CX-5. Front-wheel drive is standard with the base engine, while all-wheel drive comes with the other two options. This base engine is a 2.5-liter inline-4, which produces 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. Next up is a turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-4 engine, which gets you 250 horsepower and around 320 pound-feet of torque. The final engine is a 2.2-liter twin-turbocharged diesel 4-cylinder, which can output 290 pound-feet of torque and 168 horsepower. There is an engine for everyone here with the CX-5.

2020 Nissan Rogue Power & Handling

Unlike the CX-5, which gives you three engines, only one single engine can be found with the 2020 Rogue. This engine comes standard with front-wheel drive, although it is available with all-wheel drive. The engine itself is a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder, which can produce 175 pound-feet of torque and 170 horsepower. The standard transmission is a continuously variable transmission, which is an automatic transmission with no set gears.

2020 Mazda CX-5 Features & Design

Along with the great number of available engines, the CX-5 also has a long list of available trim levels to choose from. The base trim, Sport, comes with cloth seats, automatic LED headlights, a full package of advanced driving aids, 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, and a 7-inch infotainment display. Other available features include a power sunroof, a 10-speaker Bose premium sound system, dual-zone automatic climate control, rear privacy glass, heated rear seats, a navigation system, front and rear parking sensors, premium leather seats, and real wood trim.

2020 Nissan Rogue Features & Design

You'll also be looking to find out what the Rogue has for a trim lineup and standard features. The base trim here, called S, comes standard with keyless entry, lane-keeping assist, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and automatic emergency braking. Other available features here include a motion-activated power tailgate, heated front seats, dual-zone climate control, a leather interior, a Bose audio system, a navigation system, and dynamic cruise control.


The decision here is easy. Not only does the Mazda CX-5 have three amazing engines to choose from, it also offers a great engine lineup that throws in the types of features and technology that you need to lead a comfortable and fun life. Whether you want to shop with us online or in person, we invite you to check out the 2020 Mazda CX-5 models in our inventory!

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