MAZDA CX-9 Trim Levels
There are four Mazda CX-9 trim levels: the Mazda CX-9 Sport, the Mazda CX-9 Touring, the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring, and the Mazda CX-9 Signature. The first three come in either FWD or AWD drivetrain configurations, whereas the top trim level is only available in i-Activ AWD®.
We know that’s a lot of information for the drivers around Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton, NC, to take in. That’s why our Mazda of Gastonia team has created this informative guide.
MAZDA CX-9 Sport: FWD or AWD
The Mazda CX-9 Sport is the base trim, and it’s a powerful base that the rest of the lineup builds upon.
Its standard Skyactiv® 2.5T 4-Cylinder Engine with Dynamic Pressure Turbo technology results in 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque, which should come in handy for you.
However, even your most exciting adventures shouldn’t run up your bill too high, regardless of whether you’re driving an FWD or an AWD model. FWD models achieve an EPA-estimated 22 city/28 highway MPG, while AWD models are still respectable at an EPA-estimated 20 city/26 highway MPG.1 Either way, you win.
MAZDA CX-9 Touring: FWD or AWD
Then there’s the Mazda CX-9 Touring. It builds upon the previous trim level with a bunch of state-of-the-art technology features, including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration. These technologies will enable you to access your compatible smartphone while you drive.
But where will you access it? Via the SUV’s beautiful 9-inch full color touchscreen display, of course. It’s features like these, as well as the two USB charging ports that are integrated into the 2nd-row’s center folding armrest, that’ll ensure that everybody stays connected even on long road trips.
MAZDA CX-9 Grand Touring: FWD or AWD
Moving on to the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring, this trim level will fill your cabin with music. How?
- Bose® Centerpoint® 2 Surround Sound System with AudioPilot® 2 and 12 Speakers
- SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with 3-Month Trial Subscription
Speaking of SiriusXM®, you’ll also enjoy a SiriusXM® 3-Year Traffic and Travel Link subscription with this trim level. They say knowledge is power, so you’ll be quite powerful with up-to-date info on traffic, weather, sports scores, fuel prices, and nearby parking right there at your fingertips.
MAZDA CX-9 Signature: AWD Only
Finally, there’s the Mazda CX-9 Signature trim level—the top of the top. This sumptuous SUV comes with: LED signature grille accent lighting on the outside and LED overhead accent lighting on the inside; 20-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with Dark Silver finish on the outside and Nappa leather seating and trim on the inside; and a Signature badge on the outside and Genuine Santos Rosewood inlays on the inside. In other words, it’s a beautiful vehicle, regardless of where you look. Have a conversation with one of our teammates to learn more about these design elements and others.
Test drive the 2020 MAZDA CX-9 at Mazda of Gastonia!
Now that you have a better sense of some of the differences among the Mazda CX-9 Sport, the Mazda CX-9 Touring, the Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring, and the Mazda CX-9 Signature, why not test drive one of these trim levels today at our dealership? We’re a quick call, chat, or visit away.
1EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.