2015 Mazda CX-5 Overview
“The 2015 Mazda CX-5 is a sporty, fuel-efficient and well-designed compact crossover.”
The 2015 Mazda CX-5 is a sporty, fuel-efficient and well-designed compact crossover. The
CX-5 marks the 3rd
that assure to combine high performance and great fuel efficiency. The model succeeds and
increases solid value and has high-tech safety features. The advanced keyless entry feature of
Mazda is now standard on the grand touring and touring trims. The notable features of this
model includes; good fuel economy, supportive and comfortable seats, simple yet elegant
dashboard and instruments, Bose audio and its affordable price.
The 2015 Mazda CX-5 provides two engine choices. The first, which is available only with its
base-model sport trims, is the 4 cylinder engine having 2.0 liter capacity offering 155hp with
a six-speed automatic transmission. Moreover, on FWD sport models a six-speed manual is
available as well. The other is the 4 cylinder engine with 2.5 liter capacity that generates more
competitive 185hp and is found with only a six-speed automatic. The sport, grand touring and
touring all the three trim levels of CX-5 are available with either all-wheel or front wheel drive
and both the engines utilizes the Mazda’s Skyactiv technology to make it highly fuel efficient.
However, unlike several advanced engines, the Mazda CX-5 operates on the very less expensive
87 octane type regular gasoline. Thanks to the CX-5’s 2000 pound towing capacity that makes it
pull a small trailer as well.
The CX-5 holds efficiently up to 5 passengers, albeit like most of the compact SUV’s, the models
2nd-row bench typically gets overcrowded with three adults. However, there is a good legroom
and headroom in the rear and front seats that come covered with cloth in touring and sport
trims whereas in grand touring trim is comes covered with a leather coatings. The driver’s
controls are easy to use; indeed the CX-5 requires more crannies and storage nooks for small
items such as wallets and mobile phones. It has a 34.1 cu. ft. cargo storage capacity and is
much big for suitcases and groceries, and the second rows center console folds independently
from its outboard positions for accommodating long objects without needing for forfeiting the
outboard seating positions.
model year for this small SUV. It provides Mazda’s Skyactiv technologies
Mazda’s CX-5 model is the first to symbolize the automaker’s excellent “kodo-soul form of
motion” type styling philosophy. This compact SUV has elegant muscular curves, along with
a slight forward stance from its side which offers it an amazing sporty appearance. The dual
exhausts and rear roof spoiler are standard, enhancing its overall look.