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Honda Pilot vs. Mazda CX-9 Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Honda Pilot vs. Mazda CX-9 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $38,545

Honda Pilot EX-L   
Difference: $3,955

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,315

Honda Pilot EX-L   
Difference: $4,791

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelPilotCX-9
TrimEX-LGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $36,605 $40,470
Base Invoice $33,463 $38,294
Navigation system 1,000  
Class II trailer hitch   450
Cargo net   90
Remote start   550
Navigation system 912  
Class II trailer hitch   360
Cargo net   72
Remote start   440
Options (change) 1,000 1,090
Options (change) 912 872
Destination 940 940
Total Price $38,545 $42,500
Total Invoice $35,315 $40,106

The configured Honda Pilot 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-9 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 250hp 2.5L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Honda Pilot and Mazda CX-9 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Honda Pilot EX-L trim is $36,605. The features would cost an additional $1,000. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $38,545.

The base sticker price of the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring trim is $40,470. The features would cost an additional $1,090. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $42,500.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Honda Pilot trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-9 trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Honda Pilot 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-9 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 250hp 2.5L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Honda Pilot and Mazda CX-9 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Honda Pilot EX-L trim is $33,463. The features would cost an additional $912. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $35,315.

The invoice of the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring trim is $38,294. The features would cost an additional $872. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $40,106.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Honda Pilot trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-9 trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Honda Pilot vs. Mazda CX-9

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Honda Pilot EX-L
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,270
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,257
Model Year20172017
ModelPilotCX-9
TrimEX-LGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine280hp V6250hp I4
TransmissionA6T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/27 MPG22/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)225, 7?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/60-18255/50-20
Total Price$38,545$42,500
Adjustments for Features0-2,685
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$38,545$39,815
Total Invoice$35,315$40,106
Adjustments for Features0-2,534
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$35,315$37,572

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Features Comparison: Honda Pilot vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20172017
ModelPilotCX-9
TrimEX-LGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed automatic$1000 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0 
Sunshades, second row $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Blind spot camera, passenger side$300 
Blind spot warning system $200
Following distance indicator $25
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200
Lane keeping assist system$400 
Obstacle detection, rear $300
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Trailer sway control $25
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails $250
Class II trailer hitch $200
Class III trailer hitch$250 
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
HD radio $50
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Surround sound $250
Traffic information$25 
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Exterior 
Laminated front side windows $200
Rear bumper protector$40 
Skid plate (one)$50 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Compass$0 
Conversation mirror$25 
Head-up display (HUD) $350
Heated mirrors $25
Interior ambient lighting $150
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim $100
Heated second row seats $200
Manual recliner, third row seats$125 
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power release, second row seats$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100 
Suggestive steering$0 
Total Value of Features$2,790$5,475
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,685
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,534

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Specifications Comparison: Honda Pilot vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20172017
ModelPilotCX-9
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase111.0 in115.3 in
Length194.5 in199.4 in
Width78.6 in77.5 in
Height69.8 in69.0 in
Curb Weight4,054 lb.4,054 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.5 gal.19.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.1 in39.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room62.0 in57.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room59.1 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom40.9 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom40.2 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room62.0 in58.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.3 in57.4 in
Row 2 Legroom38.4 in39.4 in
Row 3 Headroom38.9 in35.4 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room57.6 in53.1 in
Row 3 Hip Room44.6 in40.1 in
Row 3 Legroom31.9 in29.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
16.5 ft314.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
46.8 ft338.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
83.9 ft371.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
Honda Pilot EX-L

Honda Sensing
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Lane keeping assist system400No
Total Requested130070%
Total Not Requested55030%
Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25No
Total Requested70097%
Total Not Requested253%

Option Package Details
Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Total Requested20062%
Total Not Requested12538%

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