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Mazda CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Mazda CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,344

Subaru Forester Touring   
Difference: $1,571

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year202020202020
TrimGrand Touring ReserveSignatureTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $35,035 $37,055 $34,595
Cargo net 60 60 68
All-weather floor mats 125 125 81
Rear bumper protector 125 125 98
Cargo cover 250 250  
Remote start 550 550 455
Class II trailer hitch 450 450 619
Roof rails 400 400  
Obstacle detection, rear 475 475  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 400 400  
Door sill trim plates     53
Universal garage door opener     120
Auto-dimming rearview mirror     245
Cargo net 48 48 44
All-weather floor mats 100 100 52
Rear bumper protector 100 100 63
Cargo cover 200 200  
Remote start 440 440 341
Class II trailer hitch 360 360 464
Roof rails 320 320  
Obstacle detection, rear 380 380  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 320 320  
Door sill trim plates     34
Universal garage door opener     78
Auto-dimming rearview mirror     158
Options (change) 2,835 2,835 1,739
Options (change) 2,268 2,268 1,234
Destination 1,045 1,045 1,010
Total Price $38,915 $40,935 $37,344

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,246
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,110
Model Year202020202020
TrimGrand Touring ReserveSignatureTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine250hp I4250hp I4182hp H4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/27 MPG22/27 MPG26/33 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 10?, 10440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-19225/55-19225/55-18
Total Price$38,915$40,935$37,344
Adjustments for Features00-675
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$38,915$40,935$36,669
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,020$0

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Features Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year202020202020
TrimGrand Touring ReserveSignatureTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT  $1100
Adaptive cruise control  $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000 
Heated steering wheel  $100
Lead vehicle start alert  $25
PIN Code Access  $10
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25$25 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0$0 
Backup collision intervention  $150
Following distance indicator$25$25 
G-vectoring control$100$100 
Hill descent control  $250
Knee airbag, driver  $100
Lane departure prevention, steering-based  $200
Lane keeping assist$400$400 
Lane sway warning  $25
Pedestrian detection  $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system  $100
Terrain selector  $200
Vehicle health reports  $0
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray  $40
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player  $125
MP3-compatible player  $50
Navigation map updates, three years  $0
Rain-sensing wipers$175$175 
Rear air vents$100$100 
Siri Eyes Free support  $0
Surround sound$250$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar  $300
Traffic + travel information  $25
Traffic information$25$25 
Variable intermittent wipers  $75
Wiper de-icer  $25
Sunroof, large  $1100
Wheel-lip moldings$75$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass  $0
Interior ambient lighting  $150
LED headlights  $1000
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750$750 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates  $100
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200$200 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100 
Power release, second row seats  $50
Total Value of Features$7,125$7,125$7,800
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$0$675
Value of Feature Adjustments00-41

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Specifications Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20202020
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase106.2 in105.1 in
Length179.1 in182.1 in
Width72.5 in71.5 in
Height65.3 in67.5 in
Curb Weight3,825 lb.3,449 lb.
Fuel Capacity14.8 gal.16.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.7 in41.2 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.1 in58.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.2 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.0 in43.3 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in39.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.8 in57.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.3 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom39.6 in39.4 in
Cargo Volume,
30.9 ft335.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
59.6 ft376.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Forester Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%

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