Being the first off-road focused Mazda, the 2023 Mazda CX-50 has many premium and innovative features. If you are looking for mobility, stability, and impressive off-road performance – the CX-50 is for you. With a market packed with many formidable off-road specific choices, a model comparison guide will help you fix the right model. Maple Shade Mazda in Maple Shade, NJ, compares the 2023 Mazda CX-50 with the 2023 Kia Sportage. Read on and make an informed purchase decision.
2023 mazda cx-50
2023 kia sportage
|SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter 4-cylinder
||3L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
|10.25-inch Touchscreen Display
||Multimedia Touchscreen Display
||8-inch Touchscreen Display |
|186 lb.-ft.||Engine Torque
The stylishly sturdy CX-50 SUV is available in a wide array of trim levels, from basic to downright luxurious. The Turbo model adds the zestier 256-hp turbocharged four-cylinder engine and increases towing capacity to 3500 pounds. Also, the Mazda Intelligent Drive Select (Mi-Drive) technology provides traction and responsiveness on all roadways. There are four driving modes - Normal Mode offers the best balance of performance and fuel economy; Sport Mode gives a dynamic driving experience; Off-Road Mode maximizes traction; and Towing Mode gives intuitive handling with greater weight.
It is standard with a host of desirable features, such as a panoramic sunroof, a 10.3-inch infotainment display with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, and leather upholstery with heated front seats. The i-Activsense® safety technology helps you drive into nature with an intuitive relationship with your surroundings. Driver-assistance tech in this expansive lineup of safety features includes:
A 360° Image Monitor uses small cameras installed around the vehicle to give the driver a complete view of the surroundings. It is displayed 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, you may reach out to us. Schedule a test drive at Maple Shade Mazda in Maple Shade, NJ, to take this stylish crossover SUV for a spin.