Vehicle Comparisons:
Nissan Rogue vs. Mazda CX 5

2016 Nissan Rogue East Providence, RIGetting the right midsize SUV can help you enjoy your trips around the East Providence, Cranston, and Pawtucket area a whole lot more enjoyable. If you’re looking to get behind the wheel of a vehicle in this automotive class, you should consider either the Nissan Rogue or the Mazda CX-5. Both of these vehicles offer a great deal of abilities and features to their respective drivers, but which one piques your interests the most?

In this article, we’re going to throw these two vehicles into the mix. We’ll compare them based on engine abilities, audio and connectivity, and safety features. By reading this vehicle comparison, you’ll learn which of these vehicles offers you more.

New Nissan Rogue Inventory

Nissan Rogue vs. Mazda CX 5: Engine Abilities

The Nissan Rogue features a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine under its hood. The Mazda CX-5 is equipped with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine. The Nissan Rogue features the Xtronic CVT® (continuously variable transmission) and the Mazda CX-5 offers a 6-speed manual. The CVT is known for its ability to offer a smoother transition in between gears, allowing the driver to flawlessly maximize their power. At its most powerful, the Nissan Rogue can reach 170 horsepower with 175 lb-ft of torque. The Mazda CX-5 falls short with its ability to reach 155 horsepower with 150 lb-ft of torque.

Nissan Rogue vs Mazda CX 5: Audio & Connectivity

Each of these vehicles feature a 4-speaker sound system to deliver audio from the respective radios and CD players. Additionally, the Nissan Rogue offers a 3-month trial subscription of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, which delivers more than 150 different listening stations.

Both vehicles are equipped with Bluetooth® technology. This feature allows you to contact friends and family from the road while safely navigating the road with both hands on the wheel. These systems even display text messages on the respective touch screens.

Safety Features

Nissan Rogue InteriorThe Nissan Rogue and the Mazda CX-5 both feature advanced airbag systems that adjust their inflation rate to help combat the severity of impact. These systems include front airbags, side-impact airbags, and side-curtain airbags. The Nissan Rogue also features knee airbags for the driver and front passenger, which can greatly reduce the risk of leg injury during a collision.

These midsize SUVs also feature Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems. These systems will notify you when one of your tires is low on air. This feature, in the Nissan Rogue, includes the Individual Tire Pressure Indicator and the Easy-Fill Alert. The Easy-Fill Alert will notify you when you’ve reach the appropriate level when filling the tire up with air.

Test Drive the 2016 Nissan Rogue

In our vehicle comparison of the Nissan Rogue and the Mazda CX-5, we conclude the Nissan Rogue the winning vehicle as it offers drivers more in terms of performance, comfort, and safety features.

Schedule your test drive of the 2016 Nissan Rogue with us at Stateline Nissan—the dealership that proudly serves drivers in the East Providence, Cranston, and Pawtucket area.