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2018 Nissan Rogue vs 2018 Mazda CX-5 in Joliet, IL

We at Thomas Nissan understand that choosing the perfect compact midsize SUV can be a daunting process. It can be difficult to decide when there are just so many options out there. In order to assist you in the decision-making process, we have decided to pit the remarkable 2018 Nissan Rogue against a fierce rival in the 2018 Mazda CX-5. As you will soon see, these two SUVs are almost equal, but the Nissan Rogue rises above the Mazda CX-5. Give us a call at 815-741-5353 to schedule a test drive today!

Let’s begin our competition on the inside, since it’s where you will be spending the majority of your time. While both of these compact midsize SUVs come equipped with a standard 6-way manual-adjustable driver’s seat and an available 8-way power-adjustable seating function, that is where the similarities end. You will have plenty of space for everyone’s belongings inside the Rogue, as you will find 39.3 cubic ft. of room even when all seats are occupied. You may have to leave a couple things behind if you choose the Mazda CX-5 because It only offers 30.9 cubic ft. of space. When you need some more cargo volume for all of your purchases from Louis Joliet mall, the SUV from Rogue gives you a generous 70 cubic ft. of cargo space. Once again, the SUV from Mazda falls short by only providing you with 59.6 cubic ft. of room.

Vehicles today are equipped to keep you connected wherever you go. However, not all vehicles have the same features. For example, the 2018 Rogue has Apple CarPlay™1 and Android Auto™2, two functions that allow you to connect to your favorite music hands-free. They also grant you access to some of your favorite smartphone applications on the go. You won’t find either of these two features on any of the Mazda CX-5’s trim levels. Something else that you won’t find in the SUV from Mazda is Siri® Eyes Free3. It comes standard on the Rogue’s base model and lets you completely integrate your smartphone to the Nissan Rogue without taking your eyes off of the road.

Based on the results from the 2018 Nissan Rogue vs 2018 Mazda CX-5 in Joliet, IL, comparison, the clear winner is the 2018 Rogue. With its superior cargo capacity and host of advanced technologies, the Mazda CX-5 simply cannot keep up. To take a closer look at this compact midsize SUV from Nissan, come into Thomas Nissan today. We have convenient business hours Monday through Saturday, so there is always a good time to stop by. Your next adventure begins at 1427 Larkin Avenue in Joliet, IL. Our friendly staff will be waiting to assist you!


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2018 Nissan Rogue vs 2018 Mazda CX-5 in Joliet, IL

Interior of the 2018 Rogue

Top Photo: 2018 Nissan Rogue with optional equipment shown. 

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Safety

Safety

Rearview monitor in dash
Cross traffic alert rear
Autonomous braking
Pre-collision warning system audible warning, visual warning
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Hood buckling creases
Energy absorbing steering column
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Camera system rearview
Blind spot safety sensor/alert
Parking sensors front
Crumple zones front, rear

Airbags

Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags front
Front airbags dual
Side curtain airbags front, rear
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor

Security

Power door locks anti-lockout, auto-locking
Anti-theft system engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
2-stage unlocking doors

Mirrors

Side mirror adjustments power, manual folding

Technology

Mechanical

Exterior

Comfort

Interior

Specs

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Green Score

EPA Green Score ( California LEV-III SULEV30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
7
1
7
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( California LEV-III ULEV70 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
5
1
5
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
7
1
7
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 70 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
5
1
5
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

Crash-Test Ratings

2018 Nissan Rogue SUV FWD Early Release

Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Front Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Front Crash Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Front Crash Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Side Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Pole Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rollover
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star

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Best Buy: Compact Crossover/SUVs (2018 Model)
- Consumer Guide Automotive

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Best Vehicles By Class: Compact SUVs (2018 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

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Compact SUV of Texas (2018 Model)
- Texas Auto Writers Association

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Top Safety Pick - Small SUVs (2018 Model)
- Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

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3-27-2016
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he experience my fiance and I had at Thomas Nissan was hands down, by far the best dealer experience we've ever had. Matt Richards did a great job helping us with our purchase. He was very professional, courteous, friendly and knowledgeable. Colin in finance, went above and beyond to help get my fiance and I financed. I will definitely choose Thomas Nissan the next time I am in the market for a vehicle.

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1. Apple CarPlay™ is a trademark of Apple, Inc

2. Android Auto™ is a trademark of Google Inc.

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