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EDMUNDS.COM CONSUMER RATINGS FOR THE 2020 MAZDA CX-9

4.8

15 Reviews
As of: 09 / 25 / 2020

5

(80%)

4

(20%)

3

(0%)

2

(0%)

1

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SELECTED EDMUNDS CONSUMER VEHICLE REVIEWS
  • Best Driving Vehicle that I have Ever Owned

    Kevin, EDMUNDS CONSUMER REVIEW
    (2020 CX-9, Touring 4dr SUV (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6A), SEPTEMBER 2020)

    I started looking for a new SUV back in June as I had a lease vehicle with a contract soon to expire. I...

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  • ALMOST 5 STARS

    Christine, EDMUNDS CONSUMER REVIEW
    (2020 CX-9, Touring 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6A), AUGUST 2020)

    After having a Toyota Sequoia, Toyota Highlander and Toyota Rav 4; I was very undecided for my next car. I knew I...

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  • Pleasantly surprised

    Cindy, EDMUNDS CONSUMER REVIEW
    (2020 CX-9, Grand Touring 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6A), AUGUST 2020)

    I searched for a couple of months for an SUV; test drove all a couple of times until I narrowed the choices to...

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  • Best SUV in its class

    SDT, EDMUNDS CONSUMER REVIEW
    (2020 CX-9, Grand Touring 4dr SUV (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6A), AUGUST 2020)

    We love our CX-9! This vehicle has every feature available for thousands less than competitors. It drives great. Handles well, responsive, safe, spacious...

    Read More
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Mazda CX-30

EXPLORE THE CX-9

2020 IIHS Top Safety Pick+

when built after December 2019

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

5-Star Overall Safety Rating40

2020 Mazda CX-9 – Accolades, Reviews and Articles

2020 Mazda CX-9 Articles

2020 Mazda CX-9 – Autotrader Review

2020 Mazda CX-9 Review 41

Coupled with a good reputation for reliability, excellent fuel economy and admirable crash test scores, the CX-9 certainly belongs on the test drive list for anyone shopping a 7-passenger SUV.

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2020 Mazda CX-9 – Kelley Blook First Look

2020 Mazda CX-9 First Look 42

The 2020 Mazda CX-9 squeezes more torque from its standard engine and adds feature content to every trim level, making the stylish 3-row SUV a more compelling proposition than ever. 

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2020 Mazda CX-9 – Edmunds Review

2020 Mazda CX-9 Review

The 2020 Mazda CX-9 is proof that a fun-to-drive formula used for small cars like the Mazda3 can also work on a three-row SUV.

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1

250 hp with 93 octane fuel. 227 hp with 87 octane fuel.

2

SKYACTIV is a registered trademark of Mazda Motor Corporation.

3

EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

4

Hill Launch Assist is an auxiliary device which assists the driver in accelerating from a stop while on a slope. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the system. Please see your Owner's Manual for further details.

5

Don’t drive while distracted. Even with voice commands, only use Mazda Connect™/other devices when safe. Some features may require cellular or Wi-Fi service; some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in motion. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply.

6

Rearview camera does not provide a comprehensive view of the entire rear area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings.

7

Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc.

8

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of the traffic around you. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

9

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of the traffic around you. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

10

Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection operates under certain conditions between about 2 and 50 mph. Pedestrian detection operates at speeds above approximately 6 mph. Not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Factors including movement and shape of the object in front of the vehicle, weather and road conditions can all impact automatic brake control and collision warning. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

11

Smart Brake Support operates under certain conditions above 10 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Factors including movement and shape of the object in front of the vehicle, weather and road conditions can all impact automatic brake control and collision warning. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

12

Lane Departure Warning System operates under certain conditions above 37 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

13

Lane-keep Assist operates under certain conditions above 37 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

14

Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) with Stop & Go is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Driver action is required to resume MRCC with Stop & Go after a complete stop. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

15

i-ACTIV AWD is a registered trademark of Mazda Motor Corporation.

16

Requires compatible phone, and standard text and data rates apply. Third-party interface providers are solely responsible for their product functionality, and third-party terms and privacy statements apply. Don’t drive while distracted or while using a hand-held device. Android and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC. Apple CarPlay, iPhone and Siri are trademarks of Apple Inc.

17

Captain's chairs with center walk-through available with select Touring and Grand Touring trims; captain's chairs with center console standard on Signature trim.

18

Always check the area around the Rear Power Liftgate before opening and closing it. Optional hands-free capability requires the vehicle’s key fob to be in proximity of the liftgate. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

19

Don’t drive while distracted. Even with voice commands, only use Mazda Connect™/ other devices when safe. Some features may require cellular or Wi-Fi service; some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in motion. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply.

20

Mobile 911 automatically calls 911 from a paired hands-free device when a moderate to severe collision is detected. Specific phone settings are required. There are limitations to the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

21

Up to 3,500 pounds of towing capacity. Towing capacities shown are maximums and must be reduced by the weight of any passenger, cargo hitch or optional equipment in the towing vehicle. Please refer to vehicle Owner's Manual for details regarding towing capacities and other valuable information. Towing a trailer will have an effect on the vehicle’s handling, braking, durability, performance and driving economy. For specific information on recommended or required equipment, see your Mazda Dealer. Hitches are available through manufacturers other than Mazda.

22

Always wear your seat belt and secure children in the rear seats in appropriate child restraints.

23

Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) is an electronic system designed to help the driver maintain control under adverse conditions. It is not a substitute for safe driving practices. Factors including speed, road conditions and driver steering input can all affect whether DSC will be effective in preventing loss of control. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

24

Roll Stability Control (RSC) is an electronic system to help the driver maintain control under adverse conditions. It is not a substitute for safe driving practices. Factors including speed, road conditions and driver steering input can all affect whether RSC will be effective in preventing loss of control. Please see the Owner's Manual for further details.

25

Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Day and Night-time Pedestrian Detection operates under certain conditions between about 2 and 50 mph when object is a vehicle and between about 6.2 to 50 mph when the object is a pedestrian. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving and is only designed to reduce damage in the event of a collision.  There are limitations to the operation and detection of the system.  Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

26

Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning operates under certain conditions above 10 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving and is only designed to reduce damage in the event of a collision. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for details.

27

Always check the area around the Rear Power Liftgate before opening and closing it. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

28

HomeLink is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.

29

Always check the area around the Power Rear Liftgate before opening and closing it. Hands-free capability requires the vehicle’s key fob to be in proximity of the liftgate. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

30

HomeLink is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.

31

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of your surroundings. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

32

SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. Current information and features may not be available in all locations. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

33

SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. Current information and features may not be available in all locations. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

34

Traffic Sign Recognition System is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. Factors including weather and the condition of the traffic sign can impact recognition or display of the sign. Always check traffic signs visually while driving. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details. 

35

The 360º View Monitor may not provide a comprehensive view of the entire surrounding area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings visually. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details. Simulated screen.

36

Always check your mirrors and surroundings. 

37

360º View Monitor may not provide a comprehensive view of the entire surrounding area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings visually. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

38

Dealer installed accessory – dealer installation fee is not included. Requires compatible iPhone and standard text and data rates apply. Apple is solely responsible for CarPlay functionality and its terms and privacy statements apply. Don’t drive while distracted or while using a hand-held device. Apple CarPlay, iPhone and Siri are trademarks of Apple Inc."

39

Please remember to properly secure all cargo.

40

Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (www.NHTSA.gov).

41

From "2020 Mazda CX-9 Review" on Autotrader. Autotrader is a registered trademark and used with permission.

42

From “2020 Mazda CX-9 First Look” on Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com. Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc.

43

Starting at $29,900 MSRP for 2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Sedan. Excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

44

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

45

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,100 destination charge (Alaska $1,145). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

46

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,045 destination charge (Alaska $1,090). Model shown priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary.

47

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,100 destination charge (Alaska $1,145). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

48

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,045 destination charge (Alaska $1,090). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

49

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

50

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $920 destination charge (Alaska $965). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

51

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $920 destination charge (Alaska $965). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

52

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

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1

250 hp with 93 octane fuel. 227 hp with 87 octane fuel.

2

SKYACTIV is a registered trademark of Mazda Motor Corporation.

3

EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

4

Hill Launch Assist is an auxiliary device which assists the driver in accelerating from a stop while on a slope. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the system. Please see your Owner's Manual for further details.

5

Don’t drive while distracted. Even with voice commands, only use Mazda Connect™/other devices when safe. Some features may require cellular or Wi-Fi service; some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in motion. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply.

6

Rearview camera does not provide a comprehensive view of the entire rear area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings.

7

Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc.

8

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of the traffic around you. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

9

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of the traffic around you. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

10

Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection operates under certain conditions between about 2 and 50 mph. Pedestrian detection operates at speeds above approximately 6 mph. Not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Factors including movement and shape of the object in front of the vehicle, weather and road conditions can all impact automatic brake control and collision warning. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

11

Smart Brake Support operates under certain conditions above 10 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Factors including movement and shape of the object in front of the vehicle, weather and road conditions can all impact automatic brake control and collision warning. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

12

Lane Departure Warning System operates under certain conditions above 37 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

13

Lane-keep Assist operates under certain conditions above 37 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

14

Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) with Stop & Go is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Driver action is required to resume MRCC with Stop & Go after a complete stop. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

15

i-ACTIV AWD is a registered trademark of Mazda Motor Corporation.

16

Requires compatible phone, and standard text and data rates apply. Third-party interface providers are solely responsible for their product functionality, and third-party terms and privacy statements apply. Don’t drive while distracted or while using a hand-held device. Android and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC. Apple CarPlay, iPhone and Siri are trademarks of Apple Inc.

17

Captain's chairs with center walk-through available with select Touring and Grand Touring trims; captain's chairs with center console standard on Signature trim.

18

Always check the area around the Rear Power Liftgate before opening and closing it. Optional hands-free capability requires the vehicle’s key fob to be in proximity of the liftgate. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

19

Don’t drive while distracted. Even with voice commands, only use Mazda Connect™/ other devices when safe. Some features may require cellular or Wi-Fi service; some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in motion. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply.

20

Mobile 911 automatically calls 911 from a paired hands-free device when a moderate to severe collision is detected. Specific phone settings are required. There are limitations to the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

21

Up to 3,500 pounds of towing capacity. Towing capacities shown are maximums and must be reduced by the weight of any passenger, cargo hitch or optional equipment in the towing vehicle. Please refer to vehicle Owner's Manual for details regarding towing capacities and other valuable information. Towing a trailer will have an effect on the vehicle’s handling, braking, durability, performance and driving economy. For specific information on recommended or required equipment, see your Mazda Dealer. Hitches are available through manufacturers other than Mazda.

22

Always wear your seat belt and secure children in the rear seats in appropriate child restraints.

23

Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) is an electronic system designed to help the driver maintain control under adverse conditions. It is not a substitute for safe driving practices. Factors including speed, road conditions and driver steering input can all affect whether DSC will be effective in preventing loss of control. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

24

Roll Stability Control (RSC) is an electronic system to help the driver maintain control under adverse conditions. It is not a substitute for safe driving practices. Factors including speed, road conditions and driver steering input can all affect whether RSC will be effective in preventing loss of control. Please see the Owner's Manual for further details.

25

Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Day and Night-time Pedestrian Detection operates under certain conditions between about 2 and 50 mph when object is a vehicle and between about 6.2 to 50 mph when the object is a pedestrian. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving and is only designed to reduce damage in the event of a collision.  There are limitations to the operation and detection of the system.  Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

26

Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning operates under certain conditions above 10 mph. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving and is only designed to reduce damage in the event of a collision. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for details.

27

Always check the area around the Rear Power Liftgate before opening and closing it. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

28

HomeLink is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.

29

Always check the area around the Power Rear Liftgate before opening and closing it. Hands-free capability requires the vehicle’s key fob to be in proximity of the liftgate. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

30

HomeLink is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.

31

Always check your mirrors. Be aware of your surroundings. There are limitations to the range and detection of the system. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

32

SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. Current information and features may not be available in all locations. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

33

SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. Current information and features may not be available in all locations. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

34

Traffic Sign Recognition System is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving. Factors including weather and the condition of the traffic sign can impact recognition or display of the sign. Always check traffic signs visually while driving. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details. 

35

The 360º View Monitor may not provide a comprehensive view of the entire surrounding area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings visually. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details. Simulated screen.

36

Always check your mirrors and surroundings. 

37

360º View Monitor may not provide a comprehensive view of the entire surrounding area of this vehicle. Always check your surroundings visually. Please see your Owner’s Manual for further details.

38

Dealer installed accessory – dealer installation fee is not included. Requires compatible iPhone and standard text and data rates apply. Apple is solely responsible for CarPlay functionality and its terms and privacy statements apply. Don’t drive while distracted or while using a hand-held device. Apple CarPlay, iPhone and Siri are trademarks of Apple Inc."

39

Please remember to properly secure all cargo.

40

Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (www.NHTSA.gov).

41

From "2020 Mazda CX-9 Review" on Autotrader. Autotrader is a registered trademark and used with permission.

42

From “2020 Mazda CX-9 First Look” on Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com. Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc.

43

Starting at $29,900 MSRP for 2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Sedan. Excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

44

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

45

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,100 destination charge (Alaska $1,145). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

46

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,045 destination charge (Alaska $1,090). Model shown priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary.

47

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,100 destination charge (Alaska $1,145). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

48

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $1,045 destination charge (Alaska $1,090). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

49

MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Vehicle shown may be priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

50

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $920 destination charge (Alaska $965). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

51

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $920 destination charge (Alaska $965). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

52

MSRP excludes taxes, title, license fees and $945 destination charge (Alaska $990). Actual dealer price will vary. See dealer for complete details.

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