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Kia Sorento vs. Mazda CX-9 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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

Kia Sorento vs. Mazda CX-9 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,845

Kia Sorento EX   
Difference: $4,980

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,719

Kia Sorento EX   
Difference: $4,647

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Model Year20172017
ModelSorentoCX-9
TrimEXGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $31,700 $40,470
Base Invoice $30,083 $38,294
Class II trailer hitch 395 450
Premium Package 1,600  
Advanced Touring Package 2,500  
Floor mats 130  
Cargo net 50 90
Cargo cover 150 325
Remote start 425 550
Class II trailer hitch 327 360
Premium Package 1,465  
Advanced Touring Package 2,330  
Floor mats 104  
Cargo net 42 72
Cargo cover 120 260
Remote start 353 440
Options (change) 5,250 1,415
Options (change) 4,741 1,132
Destination 895 940
Total Price $37,845 $42,825
Total Invoice $35,719 $40,366

The configured Kia Sorento 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable 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 Kia Sorento and Mazda CX-9 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Kia Sorento EX trim is $31,700. The features would cost an additional $5,250. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $37,845.

The base sticker price of the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring trim is $40,470. The features would cost an additional $1,415. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $42,825.

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 Kia Sorento 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 Kia Sorento 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable 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 Kia Sorento and Mazda CX-9 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Kia Sorento EX trim is $30,083. The features would cost an additional $4,741. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $35,719.

The invoice of the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring trim is $38,294. The features would cost an additional $1,132. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $40,366.

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 Kia Sorento 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: Kia Sorento vs. Mazda CX-9

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Kia Sorento EX
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,830
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,678
Model Year20172017
ModelSorentoCX-9
TrimEXGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine240hp I4250hp I4
TransmissionT6T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG22/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/60-18255/50-20
Total Price$37,845$42,825
Adjustments for Features0-3,150
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$37,845$39,675
Total Invoice$35,719$40,366
Adjustments for Features0-2,969
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$35,719$37,397

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Features Comparison: Kia Sorento vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20172017
ModelSorentoCX-9
TrimEXGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener$125 
Universal garage door opener $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Following distance indicator $25
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200
Pedestrian detection$50 
Side curtain airbags$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows $500
Trailer sway control $25
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails $250
Roof rails$250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
CD player$125 
HD radio $50
Ionizing air filtration$50 
MP3-compatible player$50 
Navigation system $600
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents$100 
Rear air vents with automatic controls $250
Rear HVAC unit $400
Surround sound $250
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Voice control for nav and audio $100
Exterior 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Approach detection$25 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Head-up display (HUD) $350
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Power-folding mirrors$50 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim $100
Folding third row seats $600
Heated second row seats $200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats $75
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Total Value of Features$5,150$8,300
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,150
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,969

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Specifications Comparison: Kia Sorento vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20172017
ModelSorentoCX-9
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase109.4 in115.3 in
Length187.4 in199.4 in
Width74.4 in77.5 in
Height66.3 in69.0 in
Curb Weight3,878 lb.4,054 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.19.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.5 in39.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.1 in57.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room56.7 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.3 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.0 in58.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.4 in57.4 in
Row 2 Legroom39.4 in39.4 in
Row 3 Headroom36.3 in35.4 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room52.8 in53.1 in
Row 3 Hip Room41.4 in40.1 in
Row 3 Legroom31.7 in29.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
11.3 ft314.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
38.0 ft338.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.0 ft371.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
Kia Sorento EX

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power liftgate350Yes
Upgraded instruments0No
AC power outlet100No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Approach detection25No
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener125No
Total Requested65068%
Total Not Requested30032%
Advanced Touring Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Interior lights, additional0No
Upgraded instruments0No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750No
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested80029%
Total Not Requested200071%

Option Package Details
Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%

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