2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Nissan Pathfinder

2018 Mazda CX-9 compared to 2018 Nissan Pathfinder

Drivers in the market for a new crossover or SUV know that there is an abundance to choose from. With so many options, it can be difficult to find the right fit for you. We took the time to compare two very suitable options in the crossover category to give drivers a little more insight on the 2018 Mazda CX-9 and the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder.

The Mazda CX-9 and the Nissan Pathfinder are neck-in-neck with their features, space and what they are equipped with. Both vehicles seat seven passengers and have very comparable fuel economy with the CX-9 getting 22 mpg and 28 mpg for city and highway and the Pathfinder getting 20 mpg and 27 mpg city and highway.

Continue reading to learn more about the trim levels that the 2018 Mazda CX-9 is offered in.




22 / 28 mpg Fuel Economy (city / highway) 20 / 27 mpg
227-hp, 310 lb-ft. torque Power 284-hp, 259 lb-ft. torque
7 Standard 7
Standard Sunroof/Moonroof Standard

Trim Levels of the 2018 Mazda CX-9

For drivers that choose the 2018 Mazda CX-9, they will have four trim levels to choose from – the Sport, Touring, Grand Touring and Signature. Each of these trim levels come with features that build off the model below it.

The base trim level of the Mazda CX-9 is the CX-9 Sport. This model is equipped with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with 250 horsepower. Some of the base features that are standard on all CX-9 models include LED headlights and taillights, MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, a rearview camera, push-button start, Smart City Brake Support as well as much more.

Next trim level up would be the CX-9 Touring which has Lane Departure Warning, Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go, Smart Brake Support and much more. The Grand Touring trim levels offers drivers and passengers 2nd-row heated seats, Mazda Navigation System, a heated steering wheel and more. Finally, the CX-9 Signature. This model is equipped with LED overhead accent lighting and signature grille accent lighting as well as Auburn Nappa leather seating and trim.

Each trim level of the 2018 Mazda CX-9 has plenty of features to satisfy its drivers and passengers. Stop by Rochester Mazda today to experience them for yourself.