A crossover SUV is the best choice for purchasers searching for mobility, stability, and a fun-to-drive attitude. And, with the new Mazda CX-50 for 2023 already on the market, the competition is heating up. The Mazda CX-50 and the Kia Sportage are the segment’s most formidable rivals for 2023. But which one should you get? To help you understand, we’ve compiled a comparison guide of the 2023 Mazda CX-50 vs. 2023 Kia Sportage at Flightline Mazda in Yuma, AZ.
2023 Mazda CX-50
2023 Kia Sportage
|SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter 4-cylinder
|187||Engine Horsepower (hp)
|186||Engine Torque (lb.-ft.)
The 2023 Mazda CX-50, as seen in the table above, delivers an engaging ride with a thrilling performance. It also stimulates your senses with a turbocharged engine that produces 256 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. Mazda Intelligent Drive Select (Mi-Drive) technology provides traction and responsiveness on all types of roadways. Normal Mode gives the best balance of performance and fuel economy; Sport Mode delivers a dynamic driving experience; Off-Road Mode maximizes traction, and Towing Mode provides intuitive handling with greater weight.
The safety features of the 2022 Mazda CX-50 increase your awareness while driving. It comes with a long list of i-Activsense® safety features. Blind Spot Monitoring/Assistance, Lane Departure Warning System/Lane-Keep Assist, Available Traffic Jam Assist, Smart Brake Support, and more features are included. A 360° Image Monitor uses small cameras installed around the car to provide a complete view of the surroundings on the 10.25-inch Mazda Connect™ screen positioned on the dashboard.
If reading this comparison strikes your interest in the 2023 Mazda CX-50, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Schedule a test drive at Flightline Mazda in Yuma, AZ, to take this stylish crossover SUV for a spin on roads.