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Toyota Highlander vs. Mazda CX-9 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Toyota Highlander vs. Mazda CX-9 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $42,637

Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring   
Difference: $2,412

Lowest Total Invoice: $38,904

Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring   
Difference: $1,836

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2018201820182008
TrimXLESELimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $38,920 $40,090 $42,080 $33,355
Base Invoice $35,534 $36,602 $38,419 $30,842
Floor mats 229 229 229  
Class II trailer hitch 699 699 699 525
Rear bumper protector 139 139 139  
Cargo net 49 49 49 40
All-weather floor mats 249 249 249 125
Remote start 499 499 499 350
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted 1,810 1,810 1,810  
AWD 1,460 1,460 1,460 1,300
Entertainment and Bose Pkg.       2,560
Auto-dimming rearview mirror       275
Assistance Package       2,500
Cargo mat       77
Satellite radio       430
Blind spot warning system       200
Roof rack       250
Floor mats 139 139 139  
Class II trailer hitch 530 530 530 452
Rear bumper protector 99 99 99  
Cargo net 35 35 35 32
All-weather floor mats 145 145 145 100
Remote start 320 320 320 280
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted 1,610 1,610 1,610  
AWD 1,333 1,333 1,333 1,199
Entertainment and Bose Pkg.       2,202
Auto-dimming rearview mirror       220
Assistance Package       2,150
Cargo mat       61
Satellite radio       344
Blind spot warning system       172
Roof rack       200
Options (change) 5,134 5,134 5,134 8,632
Options (change) 4,211 4,211 4,211 7,412
Destination 995 995 995 650
Total Price $45,049 $46,219 $48,209 $42,637
Total Invoice $40,740 $41,808 $43,625 $38,904

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mazda CX-9

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Toyota Highlander XLE
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,513
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,714
Model Year2018201820182008
TrimXLESELimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine295hp V6295hp V6295hp V6273hp V6
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG15/21 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 6825, 12?, 11
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/60-18245/55-19245/55-19245/50-20
Total Price$45,049$46,219$48,209$42,637
Adjustments for Features-3,925-4,075-5,3000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$41,124$42,144$42,909$42,637
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,020$1,785$0
Total Invoice$40,740$41,808$43,625$38,904
Adjustments for Features-3,550-3,686-4,7960
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$37,190$38,122$38,829$38,904
Cost Above Minimum$0$932$1,639$0

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Features Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year2018201820182008
TrimXLESELimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300$1300 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic   $1100
Adaptive cruise control$750$750$750 
Cruise control   $250
Remote window/roof operation   $15
Sunshades, second row$125$125$125 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200$200$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200$200 
Cross-traffic warning, rear$100$100$100 
Forward collision warning$200$200$200 
Hill descent control$250$250$250 
Knee airbag, driver$100$100$100 
Lane departure prevention, steering-based$200$200$200 
Lane departure warning$200$200$200 
Obstacle detection, rear  $300 
Pedestrian detection$50$50$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100$100 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75$75 
Cargo Management 
Cargo cover  $75 
Cargo tray$40$40$40 
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate$150$150$150 
Roof rack   $300
Roof rails$250$250$250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100$100$100 
Blu-Ray-compatible entertainment system$100$100$100 
Bluetooth audio streaming$25$25$25 
HD radio$50$50$50 
Rain-sensing wipers   $175
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$25$25$25 
Surround sound   $250
Traffic + travel information$25$25$25 
USB port$100$100$100 
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75$75 
Wiper de-icer$25$25$25 
Bodyside cladding$350$350$350 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)   $250
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)   $25
Wheel-lip moldings$75$75$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200$200$200 
Compass   $0
Conversation mirror$25$25$25 
Interior ambient lighting $150$150$150
Trip computer$150$150$150 
Xenon HID headlights   $500
Automatic start / stop$150$150$150 
Lockable center differential$150$150$150 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats  $300 
Door sill trim plates  $100 
Foldaway tray table, second row$75$75$75 
Manual recliner, third row seats$125$125$125 
Memory system, driver seat  $200$200
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  $350
Chrome-clad alloy wheels  $600 
Machined alloy wheels $350  
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0  
Total Value of Features$9,190$9,340$10,565$5,265
Value of Feature Adjustments$3,925$4,075$5,300$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-3,550-3,686-4,7960

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Specifications Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20182008
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase109.8 in113.2 in
Length192.5 in199.6 in
Width75.8 in76.2 in
Height68.1 in68.1 in
Curb Weight4,535 lb.4,528 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.2 gal.20.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.7 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.3 in59.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.2 in56.5 in
Row 1 Legroom44.2 in40.9 in
Row 2 Headroom39.9 in38.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room59.6 in58.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.1 in56.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.4 in39.8 in
Row 3 Headroom35.9 in35.4 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room55.0 in56.9 in
Row 3 Hip Room45.6 in43.7 in
Row 3 Legroom27.7 in32.4 in
Cargo Volume,
13.8 ft317.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
42.3 ft347.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
83.7 ft3100.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%
Class II trailer hitch
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%
Entertainment and Bose Pkg.
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
CD changer, in-dash200No
MP3-compatible player50Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Surround sound250No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Bose, 11 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested115059%
Total Not Requested80041%
Assistance Package
Navigation system600Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested1250100%
Total Not Requested00%

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