December 14th, 2021 by
2021 Mazda CX-9 in the woods

Mazda vehicles know how to provide thrilling experiences behind the wheel, but what is the fuel economy? The 2021 Mazda CX-9 mpg specs provide that you can balance efficiency with power, as this model offers an EPA-estimated 22 city/28 highway mpg fuel economy rating when equipped with FWD. The new Mazda CX-9 gas mileage does vary between trim levels, but no matter which you opt for, you’re hitting the Plymouth roads in a fuel-efficient SUV that can go the distance.

2021 MAZDA CX-9 MPG Ratings by Trim

The new CX-9 has four trim levels available: Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, and Signature. There may be slight variations in Mazda CX-9 gas mileage, choosing between FWD or AWD has the biggest effect on your vehicle’s fuel economy.


  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Sport FWD: 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway*
  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Sport AWD: 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway*


  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Touring FWD: 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway*
  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Touring AWD: 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway*


  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring FWD: 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway*
  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD: 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway*


  • Front-wheel drive isn’t available for the Signature trim.
  • 2021 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD: 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway*

What Are the MAZDA CX-9 Performance Features?

What makes the Mazda CX-9 gas mileage ratings efficient? This is due to the advanced technologies that are designed to allow drivers to get the most out of their Maple Grove drives. Paired with the innovative SKYACTIV® system with lightweight components, you’re cutting down on energy use with your new CX-9.

  • Engine: Enjoy your Eden Prairie drives with the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with VVT, generating 227 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque with 87-octane regular unleaded fuel.
  • Engine Components: Furnished with aluminum alloy, this engine reduces weight and conserves fuel.
  • Transmission: The SKYACTIV®-Drive six-speed automatic transmission with manual-shift and Sport Mode provides the smoothest shifting.
  • Braking and Steering: For less mechanical strain on the drivetrain, enjoy the standard power-assisted brakes and steering.

Test Drive the 2021 MAZDA CX-9 at Morrie's Minnetonka Mazda

Get more details about the Mazda CX-9 gas mileage specs, the towing capabilities, interior features, and more to see how this SUV can enhance your overall driving experience. Give us a call when you’re ready to schedule your test drive. Don’t forget to explore our vehicle specials and get pre-approved for financing in minutes.

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*EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

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