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Acura RDX vs. Mazda CX-5 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Acura RDX vs. Mazda CX-5 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $38,060

Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring Reserve   
Difference: $9,365

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year202120212021
TrimBaseGrand Touring ReserveSignature
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $38,200 $35,285 $37,405
Advance Package 6,700    
AWD 1,500    
Cargo cover   250 250
Obstacle detection, rear   475 475
Remote start   550 550
Illuminated door sill trim plates   400 400
Advance Package 6,347    
AWD 1,421    
Cargo cover   200 200
Obstacle detection, rear   380 380
Remote start   440 440
Illuminated door sill trim plates   320 320
Options (change) 8,200 1,675 1,675
Options (change) 7,768 1,340 1,340
Destination 1,025 1,100 1,100
Total Price $47,425 $38,060 $40,180

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Acura RDX vs. Mazda CX-5

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring Reserve
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,560
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,018
Model Year202120212021
TrimBaseGrand Touring ReserveSignature
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine272hp I4250hp I4250hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/27 MPG22/27 MPG22/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)410, 10?, 10?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19225/55-19225/55-19
Total Price$47,425$38,060$40,180
Adjustments for Features-1,80500
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$45,620$38,060$40,180
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$2,120

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Features Comparison: Acura RDX vs. Mazda CX-5

Model Year202120212021
TrimBaseGrand Touring ReserveSignature
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
10-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1500  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100$1100
Active noise reduction$0  
Remote window/roof operation$15  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25$25
Following distance indicator $25$25
G-vectoring control $100$100
Lane departure prevention, steering-based $200$200
Lane keeping assist$400  
Obstacle detection, front$150  
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100  
Wide-view rear camera$0  
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder $25$25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player$125  
DVD-Audio-compatible player$0  
Media drive$15  
MP3-compatible player$50  
Siri Eyes Free support$0  
Telematics service, such as OnStar$200  
Traffic + travel information$25  
Traffic information $25$25
Bodyside cladding$350  
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250$250
Wheel-lip moldings $75$75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75  
Auto-dimming headlights $200$200
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75  
Interior ambient lighting$150  
LED headlights$1000  
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750$750
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25  
Spotter mirror(s)$50  
Steering-linked headlights $150$150
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300  
Door sill trim plates$100  
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200$200
Manual recliner, second row seats $75$75
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100  
Alloy wheels $350$350
Machined alloy wheels$350  
Total Value of Features$7,055$5,250$5,250
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,805$0$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-33500

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Specifications Comparison: Acura RDX vs. Mazda CX-5

Model Year20212021
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.3 in106.2 in
Length186.8 in179.1 in
Width74.8 in72.5 in
Height65.7 in65.3 in
Curb Weight4,019 lb.3,836 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.1 gal.14.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.0 in39.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room60.0 in57.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.0 in55.2 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in39.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.0 in54.8 in
Row 2 Hip Room50.0 in55.3 in
Row 2 Legroom38.0 in39.6 in
Cargo Volume,
31.1 ft330.9 ft3
Cargo Volume,
58.9 ft359.6 ft3

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Option Package Details
Acura RDX

Advance Package
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Fog lights125Yes
Obstacle detection, front150No
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Remote start150Yes
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Telematics service, such as OnStar200No
DVD-Audio-compatible player0No
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100No
Surround sound250Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
HD radio50Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Media drive15No
Traffic + travel information25No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
ELS, 410W, 10 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Lane keeping assist400No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Total Requested447571%
Total Not Requested179029%

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