It's hard to choose between the 2023 Mazda CX-50 and the 2023 Kia Seltos. There's a lot to like about both the SUVs. Both are stylish, well-equipped, and offer great value for money. But which one is the better choice? Here’s a closer look at the 2023 Mazda CX-50 vs. 2023 Kia Seltos comparison guide by Gaithersburg Mazda in Gaithersburg, MD, to help you decide.
2023 Mazda CX-50
2023 Kia Seltos
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter 4-cylinder
2-liter 4-Cylinder Engine
|187 hp and 186 lb.-ft. of torque||Powertrain||146 hp and 132 lb.-ft. of torque|
|3,500 lbs. ||Towing Capacity||2,000 lbs.|
|10.25-inch Touchscreen Display||Infotainment System||8.0-inch Touchscreen Display|
The CX-50 has a more powerful engine, offering 187 horsepower compared to the 146 horsepower of the Seltos. It also has a slightly higher towing capacity at 3,500 lbs., whereas the Seltos can tow up to 2,000 lbs. In terms of fuel economy, the two SUVs are evenly matched, with both averaging around 26 miles per gallon. However, the CX-50 has a slight advantage in this area, as it can run on regular unleaded gasoline rather than requiring premium gas like the Seltos. The CX-50 is a bit larger than the Seltos, which means it has more room inside for passengers and cargo. So, if you're looking for a more powerful engine, better fuel economy, and more standard features, the 2023 Mazda CX-50 is the better choice.
The all-new Mazda CX-50 is finally here, and we couldn't be more excited! This SUV is packed with features that make your driving experience better than ever. From the moment you get behind the wheel, you'll be impressed with the CX-50's handling and power. And when you take it for a spin on the open road, you'll see why this SUV is one of the most popular vehicles on the market today. So, visit us at the Gaithersburg Mazda dealership and test drive the all-new Mazda CX-50 today.