Mazda CX-9 is a seven-seat large-size vehicle in the Performance SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are three trim-lines to choose from, all with the same 3.7L V-6 engine that produces 273 horsepower. Mazda CX-9 has received a 4-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2015 CX-9 has a relatively long wheelbase ( 113.2 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier, too, with curb weight of 4323 - 4559 lbs.
2015 CX-9 seats seven adults. It has larger than average room for first-row passengers on one measurement, shoulders. When it comes to second-row passenger room, CX-9 has larger than average room for second-row passengers on three measurement, legs, hips, and head.
2015 CX-9 Sport
2015 CX-9 Touring
2015 CX-9 Grand Touring
|Engine||3.7L V-6||3.7L V-6||3.7L V-6|
|HP||273 hp||273 hp||273 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||17 MPG||17 MPG||17 MPG|
|Highway||24 MPG||24 MPG||24 MPG|
|Combined||19 MPG||19 MPG||19 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 CX-9 SUV comes in three trim levels, with an average price that is $2,811 less compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, CX-9
2015 CX-9 SUV has a 4-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is lower than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, when it comes to particular tests, it has a higher than average rating only for Side and Pole crash tests. Customers have filed twenty-three complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also two recalls issued by Mazda, which by itself is a relatively low number.