2018 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD

2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Mazda CX-5 FWD in gray

2019 Mazda CX-5*

2018 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2019 Mazda CX-5

Are you shopping for compact crossover SUVs in Lincolnton but feeling overwhelmed by the choices? Compare the 2018 Toyota RAV4 with a starting price of $24,660 MSRP** and the 2019 Mazda CX-5 with a starting price of $24,350 MSRP. Explore each SUV’s safety and interior features at Toyota of Gastonia to find out which one has what you need.

Safety Features

Both the RAV4 and the CX-5 have a wide array of safety features and driver-assistance features like Hill Start Assist and Stability Control to bring you better peace of mind on Charlotte roads. However, on the RAV4 much of this technology is standard, where you would have to upgrade to get it on the Mazda CX-5.

2018 Toyota RAV4 Safety

  • Lane Departure Warning with steering assist: Standard
  • Adaptive Cruise Control: Standard
  • Driver side knee airbags: Standard
  • Automatic high-beams: Standard
  • Dusk-sensing headlights: Standard
  • NHTSA Overall Crash Test Rating***: 5 Stars

2019 Mazda CX-5 Safety

  • Lane Departure Warning with steering assist: Available
  • Adaptive cruise control: Available
  • Driver side knee airbags: Not Available
  • Automatic high-beams: Available
  • Dusk-sensing headlights: Available
  • NHTSA Overall Crash Test Rating***: 5 Stars
2018 Toyota RAV4 Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection

Interior Features

The Toyota RAV4 and Mazda CX-5 both offer connectivity and comfort for Hickory drivers, with basics like Bluetooth® streaming audio and a rearview camera, but the RAV4 interior has more standard amenities than the Mazda CX-5.

2018 Toyota RAV4 Interior

  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats
  • 6 speakers
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio: Available
  • 12V power outlets: Front and rear
  • Rear armrest: Standard

2019 Mazda CX-5 Interior

  • 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats
  • 4 speakers
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio: Available
  • 12V power outlets: Front only
  • Rear armrest: Available
2018 Toyota RAV4s in red and white

Find Your Ideal SUV at Toyota of Gastonia

If you still aren’t sure which SUV is right for you, get a second opinion and read Toyota RAV4 reviews from the experts, or check out more popular cars by comparing the Toyota RAV4 vs. Honda CR-V. We can even help you learn what to expect from the 2019 Toyota RAV4. Be sure to browse our inventory at %%di_Name%% to find a RAV4 for sale that has everything you need!

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**MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $920 for Cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV), $1045 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,295 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,395 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.

***Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program. For additional information on the 5-Star Safety Ratings program, please visit www.safercar.gov. nhtsa.gov/ratings

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