2017 Honda HR-V vs. Mazda CX-5

2017 Honda HR-V

2017 Honda HR-V

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2017 Mazda CX-5

2017 Mazda CX-5

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The 2017 Honda HR-V and 2017 Mazda CX-5 have made quite an impression on drivers in Montana, but many people still struggle to decide between the two. At first glance, both models have sleek and elegant appearance that suit a variety of drivers, but when you take a deeper look, the 2017 Honda HR-V may entice you more. Learn all about the HR-V performance and features, and then take a test drive in a new model today!


When choosing your next crossover, take a good look at the vehicle specs sheet. Both the Honda HR-V and the Mazda CX-5 strive to leave an impression through their performance specs. Let’s start with the latter. Mazda engineered this beauty with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with VVT and an Advanced Direct Injection fueling system. The base model tops out with an EPA-estimated 31 mpg on the highway. That’s pretty good for a vehicle of this size, but pales in comparison to the HR-V. The 2017 Honda HR-V has a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine that can generate up to 34 mpg* on the highway when equipped with a CVT! Plus, the HR-V has an Eco Assist™ System aids in a more efficient drive.


So, you’ll gain fuel savings with the Honda HR-V, but what about initial costs? When you apply for financing, you want to feel total confidence with the value of your purchase. The Mazda CX-5 has a starting MSRP of $24,045 and holds onto 34 percent of its value after 60 months. The Honda HR-V has the advantage with its lower starting MSRP price point of $20,265** – a nearly $4,000 difference! Additionally, Honda gives the HR-V an “ALG Residual Value % After 60 months” of 44 percent, a ten percent advantage! The value truly lies with the HR-V in terms of fuel economy, price point, and resale value!

Test Drive The 2017 Honda HR-V Today

Now that we’ve pit the 2017 Honda HR-V against the Mazda CX-5, we think you’ll agree the HR-V is a valuable, powerful ride. We encourage you to see it and drive it yourself to see the difference. Take a look at our new inventory online to get a sneak peek, then contact our Honda experts to learn more and narrow down the best crossover for you!

*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

**MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $940.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.