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Here's how the 2022 Subaru Forester and the 2022 Mazda CX-5 measure up.
$25,895
Starting MSRP
2.5 S AWD
$26,250
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

182.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

187.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
29 26 -
Size
182.7" length, 68.1" height 180.1" length, 65.6" height -
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Camel

Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

CVT Transmission

A/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD -

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in 17 X 7 in -
Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in 17 X 7 in -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 100 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
182 @ 5800 187 @ 6000 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
176 @ 4400 186 @ 4000 -
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded H-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 -
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.5 L/152 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
431.60 mi 367.20 mi -
Cruising Range - Hwy
547.80 mi 459.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
33 MPG 30 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
29 MPG 26 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
26 MPG 24 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone Multi-Link -

Brakes

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.2 in 11.9 in -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.6 in 11.7 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.6 gal 15.3 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft 36 ft -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR17 P225/65HR17 -
Front Tire Size
P225/60HR17 P225/65HR17 -

Trailering

Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 200 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 200 lbs -

Weight Information

Curb Weight
N/A N/A -
Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A -
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A -
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A -
Base Curb Weight
3454 lbs 3717 lbs -
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -

Dimensions

Track Width, Front
61.6 in 62.8 in -
Wheelbase
105.1 in 106.2 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.9 ft³ 29.1 ft³ -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
34.8 in 32.4 in -
Passenger Volume
111.6 ft³ 103.6 ft³ -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
35.7 in 38 in -
Rear Door Opening Height
N/A N/A -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
51.2 in 57 in -
Second Leg Room
39.4 in 39.6 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.5 in 72.6 in -
Height, Overall
67.5 in 65.6 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
69.9 in N/A -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
43.3 in 41.3 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Front Shoulder Room
58.1 in 57.1 in -
Second Head Room
39.6 in 39 in -
Front Hip Room
54.5 in 55.2 in -
Min Ground Clearance
8.7 in 7.9 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.9 ft³ 29.1 ft³ -
Second Hip Room
53.5 in 55.3 in -
Second Shoulder Room
57.2 in 54.8 in -
Front Leg Room
43.3 in 41 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
74.2 ft³ 58.1 ft³ -
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A N/A -
Front Head Room
41.2 in 39.7 in -
Track Width, Rear
61.8 in 62.8 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A N/A -
Length, Overall
182.7 in 180.1 in -
Liftover Height
28.5 in 32.4 in -

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