2023 MAZDA CX-50 vs 2022 MAZDA CX-5

2023 Mazda CX-50 vs. 2022 Mazda CX-5
2023 MAZDA CX-50


2022 MAZDA CX-5
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation

Base Engine

SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation
187 hp

Base Horsepower

187 hp
186 lb-ft

Base Torque

186 lb-ft


3,500 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

2,000 pounds

Are you eager to learn the details about the upcoming Mazda CX-50, like a lot of Oshkosh drivers? It’s due to arrive spring of 2022, though we do have a few details we can share. But maybe you’re wondering how it will be different from the Mazda CX-5. Are you anticipating having your own internal Mazda CX-5 vs Mazda CX-50 debate? To help you choose, we’ve put together the detailed Mazda CX-50 vs Mazda CX-5 comparison below, featuring what will be the latest model year for each when the new Mazda CX-50 arrives.

2023 MAZDA CX-50 vs 2022 MAZDA CX-5: Starting Prices

We think both SUVS will be bargains for what they have to offer. But the MSRP for the Mazda CX-5 comes in a little lower that the Mazda CX-50, since the latter will be the bigger vehicle and have a few more features. Of course, you should check out our new vehicle specials for the best deals.

MAZDA CX-5 vs MAZDA CX-50: Starting MSRP

Curious about the starting MSRP for the Mazda CX-5 or the Mazda CX-50? Looking to save more? Contact Holiday Mazda for current pricing and availability details.

2022 MAZDA CX-5 vs MAZDA CX-50: Power and Performance

Both SUVs will come with the same engine options – a Skyactiv-G 2.5L naturally aspirated four-cylinder engine and a Skyactiv-G 2.5L Turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Either option will enable you to take our Appleton roads with confidence. However, the Mazda CX-50 will offer a higher towing capacity on select trims. Here are the specs:

MAZDA CX-50 vs MAZDA CX-5: Power and Performance

2023 MAZDA CX-5: Performance Specs

  • Base Horsepower – 187 hp
  • Base Torque – 186 lb-ft
  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 2,000 pounds

2023 MAZDA CX-50: Performance Specs

  • Base Horsepower – 187 hp
  • Base Torque – 186 lb-ft
  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

MAZDA CX-5 vs MAZDA CX-50: The Differences

So, what are the main differences between the CX-5 and the CX-50? While we don’t have all the details about the upcoming CX-50, we can tell you that it does bring some upgrades for the slightly higher MSRP:

What’s Different About the 2023 MAZDA CX-50?

  • All-new rugged design
  • Wider stance
  • Longer frame
  • More passenger space
  • More cargo volume
  • Higher ground clearance
  • Skid plate-like front and rear bumpers
  • Panoramic sunroof and other features

Check Out the MAZDA CX-5 and MAZDA CX-50 at Holiday Mazda of Fond du Lac

Keep checking back with us for the arrival of the Mazda CX-50. If you need to get a car sooner than that, come test drive the CX-5. You can even get the ball rolling right now by gettingpre-approved for financing online. We’re just down the road from Beaver Dam.Contact us today to find out how easy buying a car can be.

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