The horsepower of the Mazda is by 14 % bigger than the Chevrolet Trax. While the difference is small this should not affect the vehicles performance to a large extent.
The Mazda CX-5 has 4 % more torque in comparison to the Chevrolet. Even though the majority of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it informs the best how a vehicle acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is quite small and for that reason the difference will not be much noticeable.
With more boot size the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 will have much more room for transporting things and be more functional vehicle than the Chevrolet Trax. If the capacity of the luggage compartment is what does appeal to you, the Mazda will be better to choose as it is about 41 percent more spacious than the boot of its competitor.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Mazda is higher as compared to this of the Chevrolet Trax which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 6 percent is little and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Mazda is 68 mm wider in relation to the Chevrolet Trax. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Chevrolet Trax gives way to the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 in the category of fuel tank size. The Mazda CX-5 is able to carry by 10 % more fuel compared with its competitor.
The wheelbase of a car is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Mazda CX-5 has 145 mm longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Chevrolet. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Mazda CX-5 should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Ground clearance is defined as the gap between the car body and the road. taking these two cars into consideration, it is the Mazda that has 51 millimeters higher ground clearance in relation to the Chevrolet. For this reason the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 will deal better with rough terrain and obstacles in the city. One drawback is the higher ground clearance means a higher center of gravity, which can adversely affect the handling of the Mazda.
The Mazda CX-5 has 46 percent greater cubic capacity in comparison to the Chevrolet. The difference is relatively substantia. Consequently the Mazda should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher maximum speed. On the other hand greater cubic capacity means worst fuel economy.
Gross trailer weight
The Mazda CX-5 is 289 mm longer when compared to the Chevrolet Trax. Long cars more of passenger space and usually provide plenty of trunk space. While the Mazda occurs to be better choice for families or those who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual may be more appropriate to women as it will not cause troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.