Jeep Cherokee vs. Mazda CX-5

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$25,045 - $26,545
$24,350 - $25,750

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.52 / 5
21 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
180 - 271 hp
187 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.4L I4 Zero Evap M
3.2L V6 24V VVT W/ESS
2.5L SKYACTIV

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.1 in.
41 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
39.7 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40.3 in.
39.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
39 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Cloth
Cloth

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/60TR17 - P225/65TR17
P225/65HR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 - 106.6 in.
106.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37.6 - 37.7 ft.
36 ft.

Length

Length
182 in.
179.1 in.

Width

Width
73.2 in.
72.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3590 - 3960 lbs.
3541 - 3679 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
180 - 271 hp
187 hp

Torque

Torque
171 - 239 ft. lbs.
186 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2000 lbs.
2000 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 lbs.
200 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.8 gal.
14.8 - 15.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
23 - 27 mpg
27 - 28 mpg

City

City
19 - 22 mpg
24 - 25 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 - 31 mpg
30 - 31 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Jeep Cherokee
Mazda CX-5

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility - i-ACTIV AWD Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four 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
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
128 ft³.
103.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3590 - 3960 lbs.
3541 - 3679 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 - 25 mpg.
26 - 28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 - 22 mpg.
24 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 - 31 mpg.
30 - 31 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

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

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
2000 lbs.

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
2.4 L/144 - 3.2 L/198
2.5 L/152

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
6

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
3.55

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84
2.02

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
1.45

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.71

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
0.60

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.81
3.89

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.25, 3.52, 3.73
4.33 - 4.62

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.0, 7.3, 7.7, 8.0
6.3 - 6.7

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160
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
P225/60TR17 - P225/65TR17
P225/65HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60TR17 - P225/65TR17
P225/65HR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact - Full-Size
Compact

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

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

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact - Full-Size in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
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
37.6 - 37.7 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
13 in.
11.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 - 12.6 in.
11.9 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

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

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
39.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.1 in.
41 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
57.1 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.8 in.
55.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
39 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40.3 in.
39.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
54.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49.9 in.
55.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 - 106.6 in.
106.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182 in.
179.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
65.7 - 66.2 in.
65.3 - 65.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.7 in.
62.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.1 in.
62.8 in.

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
41.4 in.
57 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
36.1 in.
41.3 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
30.7 in.
32.4 in.

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
30.9 in.
32.4 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.7 ft³.
59.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
25.8 ft³.
30.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
25.8 ft³.
30.9 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Cherokee
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
2.4 - 3.2
2.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC - SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4 - 6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4