2018 Nissan Rogue vs 2018 Mazda CX-5

Silver 2018 Nissan Rogue and red 2018 Mazda CX-5 side by side

SUVs are all the rage these days. With plenty of models to choose from focusing on power, efficiency, space or technology, there are a few models that bring together the best aspects of certain vehicles. Two of these, in particular, are the incredibly popular Nissan Rogue and the new Mazda CX-5. That’s why we wanted to take a look at some of the key differences between the 2018 Nissan Rogue vs the 2018 Mazda CX-5 and see which one best suits your needs.

One of the things that sticks out most for the new Rogue is just how efficient it is. In fact, the impressive new SUV offers a fuel economy rating of 26 city/33 highway/29 combined mpg*. While the 2018 Rogue remains great for saving money on gas, the SUV remains powerful. This is done thanks to the model’s 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that is capable of generating 170 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque.

2018 Nissan Rogue


2018 Mazda CX-5

29* Combined MPG 28
106 cu.ft Passenger Space 104 cu.ft
70.0 cu.ft Cargo Space 59.6 cu.ft
5 Seats 5

Test Drive the 2018 Nissan Rogue Near Schaumburg IL

For people near the Glendale Heights and Schaumburg areas, Glendale Nissan is the perfect place to test drive the new Rogue. While you’re sure to be impressed with its performance, you can also see if the Rogue is the perfect fit for your needs with its ample passenger and cargo space. Allowing comfortable seating for 5 passengers, people have 106 cu.ft of room to move around in, as well as a maximum of 70 cu.ft of space for gear and luggage. When all seats are filled, the Rogue still offers 39.3 cu.ft of space available.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Nissan Rogue vs the 2018 Mazda CX-5, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. You can also get behind the wheel of the new SUV by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL. We would be more than happy to assist you with your next car purchase.


*Fuel economy based on 2018 EPA fuel economy estimates for 2018 Rogue® FWD. 2018 fuel economy of 26 city MPG or 33 highway MPG or 29 combined MPG estimate. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions — use for comparison only.