Mazda CX9 GrandTouring in Sarasota, FL

Explore the Beautiful, Energetic Mazda CX-9

If you're looking for a peppy midsize SUV that's beautiful inside and out, the Mazda CX-9 is for you. The new CX-9 will grab your attention with its striking profile - with curvy lines, a sleek front end, pronounced wheel arches, and a tapered rear. Handsome LED headlights give it added sophistication. The CX-9 has a more engaging ride than most vehicles in its class, and people in Sarasota, FL can select from a wide range of models in the vast inventory at Ed Howard Mazda. Financing is available, and our team will work hard to get you a loan or lease plan that suits your needs.


You'll probably be finding more excuses to drive if you have the 2020 Mazda CX-9 in your driveway. Its enthusiastic acceleration, adept handling, and plush ride make it a delight to drive on the open road and city streets alike. Its accurate steering, comfort-tuned suspension, G-Vectoring Control, and stout brakes keep it composed and controlled on twisty roads. Drivers in Lakewood Ranch who want to spend less at the fuel pump will like that the new CX-9 gets 22 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway with its 227-horsepower four-cylinder engine. Front-wheel drive comes standard on the CX-9, but all-wheel drive is available for enhanced traction on wet, slippery roads. When properly equipped, the new CX-9 can tow up to 3,500 pounds.


The 2020 Mazda CX-9 is quiet and comfortable inside, due in part to its improved headliner and floor mats that help deaden road, wind, and engine noise. The CX-9's modern cabin has a low-slung dashboard and stick-up infotainment screen, along with a standard leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob. Fine leather and real wood accents are available in the higher trims. People in Bradenton who like to stay connected on the road will appreciate the CX-9's straightforward Mazda Connect infotainment interface, which has handy buttons and knobs that are a cinch to operate. Other standard features in the new CX-9 include:

  • A 7-inch touch screen
  • Bluetooth
  • Dual USB ports
Optional amenities in the CX-9 include a sunroof, Nappa leather seats, and a heated steering wheel. You'll have ample room for groceries, luggage, or picnic supplies in the new CX-9, which has 38.2 cubic feet of cargo space when its rear seats are folded.


Drivers in Venice, FL will rest assured about their safety in the 2020 Mazda CX-9, which earned a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It comes standard with:

  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • A rearview camera
Available driver assistance features in the new CX-9 include automatic high beams, adaptive headlights, lane keep assist, and rain-sensing windshield wipers. Mazda gives you added peace of mind by covering the CX-9 with a three-year/36,000-mile limited warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Mazda CX-9 Trims and Features

Features for the CX-9 are streamlined to four trim levels with increasing levels of comfort, convenience, and technology. All models find motivation in a turbocharged SKYACTIV-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine (227 horsepower, 310 pound-feet of torque with 87 octane; 250 horsepower, 320 pound-feet of torque with 91+ octane) and exhibit Mazda's signature Kodo: Soul of Motion design language.

Mazda CX-9 Sport

While it's technically the base trim, the CX-9 Sport includes several premium amenities that many competitors reserve for the upper trims. Standard features include:

  • LED headlights and taillights
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Rear privacy glass
  • A leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • Hill-start assist
  • Keyless entry and ignition
  • A 7-inch MAZDA CONNECT infotainment system
  • 60/40-split second-row seats that tilt, slide, and recline
  • 50/50 split-folding third-row seats

For the 2020 model year, the Mazda CX-9 Sport now equips the i-Activsense suite of driver-assistance technologies. Standard driver aids include:

  • Smart City Brake Support (low-speed forward collision warning and mitigation)
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Keep Assist
  • Automatic High Beam Control

Mazda CX-9 Touring

By stepping up one tier, Sarasota shoppers can enjoy upgrades like:

  • Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Ignition
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated side mirrors
  • Leather upholstery
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • A programmable power liftgate
  • An 8-inch touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration
  • A second-row center console and armrest with cupholders and two USB charging ports

Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

The Grand Touring trim comes almost fully equipped with a long list convenience, comfort, style, and tech amenities, including:

  • 20-inch alloy wheels
  • Corning headlights
  • Parking sensors
  • A head up display with traffic sign recognition
  • A 360-degree surround-view parking camera system
  • A 7-inch multi-information driver information display
  • Navigation
  • LED fog lights
  • Roof rails
  • A sliding power moonroof with sunshade
  • Second-row retractable sunshades
  • Power-folding mirrors
  • A 360-degree surround-view parking camera system
  • Satellite Radio
  • A Bose┬« 10-speaker premium audio system
  • LED interior lighting
  • Aluminum interior accents

Mazda CX-9 Signature

The Signature trim takes the CX-9 to plush new heights, with exclusive luxury features like:

  • LED interior accent lighting
  • Santos Rosewood inlays
  • A leather-wrapped steering wheel with unique accent stitching
  • Auburn Nappa leather seating and trim
  • LED grille accent lighting
  • Standard i-ACTIV┬« all-wheel drive

Test Drive the 2020 Mazda CX-9 in Sarasota, FL

The Mazda CX-9 is an ideal choice for discerning families seeking a versatile three-row crossover with upscale accommodations and a wealth of features. For more information about available models and Mazda finance offers, contact Ed Howard Mazda by phone or through our website. Then, when you're ready to experience the CX-9 for yourself, we invite you to visit our Sarasota showroom for a closer look. We'll be happy to set you up with a test drive.


Ed Howard Mazda

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Directions Sarasota, FL 34231

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