The crossover segment continues to be saturated with vehicles all trying to prove their capabilities. To make research easier for prospective car buyers, Hesser Toyota is comparing the 2016 Toyota RAV4 to the 2016 Mazda CX-5.
The 2016 Mazda CX-5 revolutionized the crossover segment and Mazda lineup when the automaker revealed it for the first time. The vehicle is available with two engine options, which either earns drivers an estimated 35 mpg highway fuel economy or a 184-horsepower performance. A slightly more petite option, the CX-5 offers up 64.8 cubic feet of cargo space for drivers to use. Starting at $21,795 MSRP, the CX-5 is an attainable option for growing families or individuals in need of versatility behind the wheel.
While the CX-5 offers variety with its two engine options, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 is available as both a gas-powered and hybrid trim for drivers needing style and intelligence from their vehicles. The RAV4 starts with an MSRP of $24,350, which gets drivers a great deal of value. Running on a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine, the RAV4 is able to generate 176 horsepower while also earning an estimated 30 mpg highway. Drivers don't have to pick and choose between getting power or efficiency from this Toyota crossover. Those in need of more space inside the cabin whether for work or leisure, the RAV4 offers up to 73.4 cubic feet of cargo space. To explore these capabilities and more, drivers can schedule a test drive with the 2016 Toyota RAV4 at Hesser Toyota today.