Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Mazda CX-5

Circuit Silver
VS
Snowflake White Pearl Mica

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$21,174 - $23,533
$23,227 - $25,552

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
187 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.3L GDI DOHC 24
2.5L SKYACTIV

Interior Features

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Not Available

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Not Available

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
41 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.9 in.
39.7 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40.4 in.
39.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.4 in.
39 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
7
5

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Not Available

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.2 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36.9 ft.
36 ft.

Width

Width
74.2 in.
72.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4026 - 4178 .lbs
3527 - 3655 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
187 hp

Torque

Torque
252 ft. lbs.
186 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
5000 .lbs
2000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
500 .lbs
200 .lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
18.8 gal.
14.8 - 15.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
9 - 25 mpg
25 - 31 mpg

City

City
18 mpg
24 - 25 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 - 25 mpg
30 - 31 mpg

Safety Features

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Hyundai Santa Fe
Mazda CX-5

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
146.6 ft³.
103.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4026 - 4178 lbs.
3527 - 3655 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
20 - 21 mpg.
26 - 28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 mpg.
24 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 - 25 mpg.
30 - 31 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs.
2000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs.
200 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs.
2000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs.
200 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
5000 lbs.
2000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
3.3 L/204
2.5 L/152

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.65
3.55

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.83
2.02

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84
1.45

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.71

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
0.60

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.39
3.89

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.04
4.33 - 4.62

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 - 8.9
6.3 - 6.7

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
100

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/60TR18
P225/65HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/60TR18
P225/65HR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
17 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 7.5 in.
17 X 7 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.9 ft.
36 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
11.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 in.
11.9 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.8 gal.
14.8 - 15.3 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.9 in.
39.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
41 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.4 in.
57.1 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
56.7 in.
55.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.4 in.
39 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40.4 in.
39.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
58.3 in.
54.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
55.4 in.
55.3 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
35.7 in.
Not Available

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
30.9 in.
Not Available

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
53.9 in.
Not Available

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
44.1 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.2 in.
106.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.2 in.
72.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
66.5 in.
65.3 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.1 in.
62.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.5 in.
62.8 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
7.3 in.
7.6 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
80 ft³.
59.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
40.9 ft³.
30.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
13.5 ft³.
30.9 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Santa Fe
CX-5

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
Compact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.3
2.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4