2018 MAZDA CX-5

2018 Mazda CX-5

Nissan Juke

2017 Nissan Juke

2018 Mazda CX-5 vs. 2017 Nissan Juke


Many families in Independence have been taking a serious look at the 2018 Mazda CX-5 for a new crossover SUV, but how does it look when put side-by-side with the 2017 Nissan Juke? Take a closer look at the trim options, specs, and features of both models with this guide.

Standard Engine Performance

If you’re looking for more power from the standard engine, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 beats the 2017 Nissan Juke:

  • 2018 Mazda CX-5 Engine Specs – The standard engine on the Mazda CX-5 is a naturally aspirated 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder engine that generates 187 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque.
  • 2017 Nissan Juke Engine Specs – The Nissan Juke’s standard engine is a turbocharged 1.6L 4-cylinder engine that falls short of the Mazda CX-5 in aggregate with 188 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque.
CX-5 Driving

Safety Ratings

When it comes to safety, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 is the only model that’s offered with a full package of driver assistance safety features (i-ACTIVSENSE). Additionally, the Mazda CX-5 gets better safety ratings from the Insurance Institute from the Highway Safety (IIHS):

  • 2018 Mazda CX-5 Safety Ratings – The Mazda CX-5 received a Top Safety Pick rating from the IIHS, including a top score of “Good” among all measures of crashworthiness.
  • 2017 Nissan Juke Safety Ratings – The Juke didn’t receive a Top Safety Pick from the IIHS, and received a troubling “Poor” rating in the important driver side small overlap front crash test.
CX-5 Interior

Interior Space

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 interior is also noticeably larger than the 2017 Nissan Juke’s:

2018 Mazda CX-5 Interior

2017 Nissan Juke Interior

134.7 cubic feet

Total Interior Volume

97.2 cubic feet
30.9 cubic feet

Dedicated Cargo Space

10.5 cubic feet

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