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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
MSRP
$50,620
Invoice
$46,386
Average Price Paid
$50,620
369 listings nationwide

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2021 Mazda CX-9
Carbon Edition AWD
MSRP
$43,180
Invoice
$40,848
Average Price Paid
$41,908
315 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
Fair Price
$51,605
Good Price
$49,578
Great Price
$48,419
2021 Mazda CX-9
Carbon Edition AWD
Fair Price
$42,886
Good Price
$41,158
Great Price
$40,170

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
No Expert Reviews
2021 Mazda CX-9
Carbon Edition AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Translated, the Japanese concept of jinba ittai refers to a horse and rider as one. Mazda has adopted it as a guiding philosophy for all of its products, and among them, the 2021 CX-9 ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6

Specs

2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
2021 Mazda CX-9
Carbon Edition AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19.5 gal 19.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
280 hp @ 6,000 RPM
250 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
262 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
320 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
10.5:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.66 in
3.5 in x 3.94 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 40.9 in 41 in
Back Legroom 38.4 in 39.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft 14.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,521 lbs 1,434 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 196.5 in 199.4 in
Width 78.6 in 77.5 in
Height 70.6 in 69 in
Wheelbase 111 in 115.3 in

Available Options

2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
2021 Mazda CX-9
Carbon Edition AWD

Exterior Colors

  • POLYMETAL Gray

Option Packages

  • Illuminated Doorsill Trim Plates

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