2020 Mazda CX-5 Sport vs. Touring

What is the difference between the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport and Touring?

2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport vs. Touring Comparison

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 remains a strong choice for shoppers in search of a luxurious small SUV. This model also receives a long list of updates for 2019, including a more powerful engine, a new 2.2-liter diesel engine, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a new surround-view parking camera and much more. Choose from five trims, including the Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve and Signature.  

At Maple Shade Mazda, some of the most popular models in our inventory are the Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. That said, one of the most common questions we receive from our customers is, “what is the difference between the Sport and Touring trims?” Here’s a closer look at what sets the two models apart.  

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2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport


2019 Mazda CX-5 Touring

187-hp, 2.5-liter four-cylinder Engine 187-hp, 2.5-liter four-cylinder
Front-Wheel Drive Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Optional i-Activsense Safety Suite   Standard
N/A Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Standard
N/A Touring Preferred Package Optional
Standard  7-Inch Touchscreen Standard
Standard Push-Button Start Standard
N/A Simulated Leather Upholstery Standard
4 Number of Speakers 6
2 Number of USB Ports 4
N/A 10-Speaker Bose Sound System Available (on Touring Preferred Package)
Standard Blind-Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert Standard
Standard Low-Speed Forward Collision Warning & Mitigation  Standard
N/A Automatic Wipers Standard
N/A Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control Standard


Both the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport and Touring have the same engine setup, front-wheel drive and six-speed automatic transmission. What distinguishes these models are the features and technologies available on each.  

That said, no matter which model you choose, both have up to 59.6 cu.ft. of cargo space with the rear seats folded and 30.9 cu.ft. with the rear seats up. All 2019 Mazda CX-5 models have seating for up to five individuals with plenty of space in the rear row of seats for even the tallest passengers to stretch out.  

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Are you interested in taking a closer look at the new 2019 Mazda CX-5? We invite you to stop by and see our beautiful showroom today! Our friendly team is here to answer any questions you might have and help you find the perfect car or SUV. From all of us at Maple Shade Mazda, we look forward to speaking with you.  

A man behind the wheel of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature

A person touching the center console in the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature