2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Honda Pilot

2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Honda Pilot

Looking for the right SUV can get pretty arduous and time consuming. That's why we are comparing two popular new SUVs, the 2018 Mazda CX-9 and the 2018 Honda Pilot. Both of these vehicles offer ample space for passengers and cargo, and they are filled with premium comfort features as well. Plus, both SUVs have intelligent All-Wheel Drive systems available.

However, there are plenty of differences between the two SUVs. For instance, certain convenience features are standard, available or not available depending on the vehicle. Looking at the chart, we can see that the voice recognition feature is standard on the 2018 Mazda CX-9 base trim, but the 2018 Pilot does not have it available on the LX trim and is only available on certain trims.

2018 Mazda CX-9 Sport FWD


2018 Honda Pilot LX FWD

22 / 28 MPG Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY) 19 / 27 MPG
2.5-Liter I4 Engine Type 3.5-Liter V6
3500 pounds Standard Towing 1500 pounds
Standard Voice Recognition Not Available

2018 Mazda CX-9 available at Vic Bailey Mazda

While the 2018 Honda Pilot is a very capable and reliable SUV, the 2018 Mazda CX-9 offers more premium features and luxurious comfort. Plus, with the proven SKYACTIV® Technology, the Mazda CX-9 is incredibly efficient. The detailed engineering offers amazing control and handling to the driver and the driver focused interior ensures that drivers will feel more connected. Some of the wide range of features also include:

  • Push Button Start
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
  • SMS Text Message Audio Delivery and Reply
  • Bluetooth® compatibility
  • Three-Zone Automatic Climate Control with Pollen Filter
  • Plus, many more!

If you'd like to learn more about the 2018 Mazda CX-9, you can stop in or contact us at Vic Bailey Mazda and we'll be glad to answer any of your questions.

2018 Mazda CX-9 driving in the dark
2018 Mazda3 4-door parked in the sun
Adjust Payment Terms ×

We want to help you find the perfect car that fits your budget. Please adjust the options below so we can estimate the most accurate monthly payments.

Estimated Credit Score or Interest Rate

Desired Loan Term (months)

How much will you put down?

All tax, title and vehicle registration fees are additional. See dealer for complete details.