Toyota Highlander vs Mazda CX-9 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
MSRP
$35,190
Invoice
$32,129
Average Price Paid
$31,896
2,067 listings nationwide

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2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
MSRP
$42,640
Invoice
$40,335
Average Price Paid
$40,060
1,229 listings nationwide

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

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Fair Price
$32,911
Good Price
$31,083
Great Price
$30,038
2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
Fair Price
$40,844
Good Price
$39,249
Great Price
$38,337

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,968
41 listings nationwide

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2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$42,257
20 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Thom Blackett Preview:

Introduced in 2000, the Toyota Highlander underwent its most recent update for 2017. This popular 3-row crossover enters 2019 mostly unchanged, with the exception of a few exterior twe...

2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

There is plenty to like about the 2019 Mazda CX-9, a roomy and safe family-sized 3-row crossover SUV. When it comes to Mazdas, though, fans of the brand expect to fall in love with the...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 5
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
60
writes:
Drove good,not much storage space with 3rd seat up .carpet tends to get mashed up below right drivers foot at ...
10
writes:
Nice SUV. Felt a little to more like driving a truck. Lots of storage room and very nice SUV.
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Ford Edge ST AWD better.
"Edge ST is much better looking SUV"
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Edge ST AWD worse.
"Little more space."
Value Ranked 2019 Ford Edge ST AWD better.
"Overall looks and power."
writes:
Really liked the highlander, just couldnt get a good deal
2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
writes:
Nice but not in my budget Im sure
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Edge worse.
"3rd Row"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Ford Edge worse.
"Bigger Trunk Space"

Specs

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19.2 gal 19.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
295 hp @ 6,600 RPM
250 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
263 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
310 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
10.5:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 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 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 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
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 8 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 41 in
Back Legroom 38.4 in 39.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.8 cu ft 14.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,370 lbs 1,433 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.5 in 199.4 in
Width 75.8 in 77.5 in
Height 68.1 in 69 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 115.3 in

Available Options

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alumina Jade Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Ooh La La Rouge Mica
  • Predawn Gray Mica
  • Shoreline Blue Pearl
  • Special Color
  • Toasted Walnut Pearl

Option Packages

  • Protection Package #3
  • Euro Running Boards
  • On-Board Vacuum
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Door Package (XF210)
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Front Bumper (XF110)
  • Protection Package #1
  • Running Boards
  • Tow Hitch Receiver & Wiring Harness Package
  • Toyoguard Platinum
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XT9000)
  • Tow Hitch Receiver And Trailer Wire Harness
2019 Mazda CX-9
Grand Touring AWD

Exterior Colors

  • DEEP CRYSTAL BLUE MICA
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Sonic Silver Metallic
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
  • Titanium Flash Mica

Option Packages

  • Illuminated Doorsill Trim Plates
  • Dual Rear Seat Entertainment System
  • Mazda Mobile Start
  • Front & Rear Bumper Trim

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