2021 Mazda CX-9 at Pearson Mazda

If you're looking for a three-row SUV that combines style, comfort, and performance, look no further than the 2021 Mazda CX-9! This fantastic car provides captivating looks, a luxurious interior, and a powerful turbocharged engine, the perfect trio! Five trim levels make up the 2021 CX-9 lineup, Sport, Touring, Carbon Edition, Grand Touring, and Signature, each one more impressive than the last. At Pearson Mazda, we want to keep you up to date with all the latest models. This is why we've put together a full review of the 2021 CX-9 and all its unique features. Continue reading to learn more!



Forgot where you parked your car? The MyMazda App pins your location on its map and provides the exact location of where you parked.


The MyMazda App will proactively notify you when something may need your attention. Find out when your oil or lights need to be checked or when it's time for service before possible mishaps on the road.



Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Day and Night-time Pedestrian Detection15 helps detect vehicles and pedestrians in your path. If an impact is predicted, the system will warn the driver and, if necessary, apply the brakes.


Lane-keep Assist adds to the warnings of the Lane Departure Warning System. When it senses a potential unintentional lane departure at speeds of 37 mph or higher, it will perform minor steering corrections to help guide your vehicle back to the center of the lane.



Inviting and refined, the CX-9 Signature cabin is adorned with Nappa leather and features a larger 10.25-inch center display. 2nd-row captain's chairs5 provide the ultimate comfort, while new patterned aluminum trim accents, new quilting and piping on seats add a touch of inspiring style.


While the average 7-seat CUV is out of touch with the road, the CX-9 is on a first-name basis with it.6 The Skyactiv®-G 2.5 Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine provides effortless acceleration when and where you need it most. Available i-Activ AWD® helps predict traction loss. G-Vectoring Control Plus helps improve cornering stability with subtle adjustments to engine torque and brake pressure. You're well-equipped to handle every road you take.

Trim Levels of the 2021 Mazda CX-9


  • 250 horsepower
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration
  • Mazda radar cruise control


  • Leather trimmed seats
  • Second-row easy slide-and-tilt bench seat
  • Rear power liftgate


  • 20-inch black metallic wheels
  • Front grille with gloss black finish
  • Red leather-trimmed seats


  • Smart city brake assist- reverse
  • Mazda navigation system
  • Hands-free power liftgate


  • Titanium metallic front grille
  • Nappa leather interior
  • Second-row captains chairs with center console

What's under the hood of the 2021 Mazda CX-9?

The 2021 Mazda CX-9 comes with one engine, and frankly, that's all it needs! Under the hood, you'll find a potent 2.5L I-4 that pushes out 227 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque while getting an estimated average of 25 MPG. Not bad! The engine is paired with a smooth 6-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard across the whole lineup except for the top-tier Signature trim, which comes with all-wheel drive. AWD is an available option on all CX-9 models, however.

What are the trim levels and features of the 2021 CX-9?

Kicking off the 2021 Mazda CX-9 lineup is the Sport trim, but it's anything but entry-level! The CX-9 Sport brings impressive features like a huge 10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto integration, a power-adjustable driver's seat, heated front seats, three-zone climate control, 18-inch alloy wheels, and Mazda's iActivSense array of driver assists. And that's just the beginning! The Touring trim was designed with the passengers in mind and adds first and second-row leather seating, a power-adjustable passenger seat, powered slide/recline second-row seats, two second-row USB ports, and a powered tailgate. The Carbon Edition takes everything to the next level with 20-inch black alloys, adaptive LED headlights, heated/ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, heated second-row seats, and a hands-free tailgate. The Grand Touring trim adds on more safety features. Meanwhile, the Signature trim adds LED grille accent lighting, Nappa leather upholstery, second-row center console, and Rosewood interior trim. How's that for a lineup?

What are some safety features offered by the 2021 CX-9?

The 2021 Mazda CX-9 was designed with the safety of drivers and their loved ones in mind. This is why Mazda made their iActiveSense safety suite standard across the whole CX-9 lineup. This safety suite includes automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning with lane keep assist, and high beam assist. Other available safety features include automatic reverse braking, driver attention, a 360-degree camera system, and road sign recognition.

Get your 2021 Mazda CX-9 at Pearson Mazda

With everything it has to offer, we understand if you can't wait to get behind the wheel of the 2021 CX-9, so you don't have to! Come on down to Pearson Mazda to work with any member of our experienced sales team who will show you our 2021 Mazda CX-9 inventory, give you a first-hand look at all the features, and accompany you on a test drive. Can't make it to the showroom just yet? No worries, you can check out our full inventory right here on our website! You can also use our secure online financing application to see what you qualify for without leaving your home. We can't wait to see you!

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