2017 Mazda CX-5 Review

2017 Mazda CX-5 is certainly a milestone policy designs of Japanese companies. Is is placed great hope and a lot of resources into this model.

2017 Mazda CX-5 Exterior Design

Compact SUVs are currently in expansion. So will redesign the model Mazda CX-5 will be the right move. Successfully crossed elegant and sporty forma combined with sharp LED lighting. On the sides can be seen wavy line, while the lower part of the bumper framed high-quality plastic. Represented a double exhaust manifold, which shows the vehicle as dangerous, aggressive and powerful. Nothing too extravagant, but with a lot of taste and measure. It’s made a serious facelift.


The application of SKYACTIV technology includes a set of measures to reduce vehicle weight. Success is guaranteed. Those familiar with the auto industry will notice a change in the front bezel. Dipped headlights are made up of 4 blocks of LEDs, while the main beam headlights are activated and shut down automatically. Mirrors are reduced, with built-in pointer direction while the antenna is placed lower.

2017 Mazda CX-5 - exterior

2017 Mazda CX-5 Interior Design

Compact SUVs are currently in expansion. So, will redesign of the model Mazda CX-5 will be the right move? For cozy cabin are selected good color combinations and high quality materials. Certain modifications will relate primarily to equipment and part of the front of the driver. The screen is 7 inches in diameter while the controls are placed around the screen, at the door, around the steering wheel and seats. The layout is well designed and very functional. The engineers have introduced a new multimedia system, called MZD Connect. It works well and brings some new features. For example to connect smart phone, voice commands, audio feeds for Twitter and Facebook, e-mali options etc.

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The seats are comfortable, upholstered in leather and equipped with electronic adjustment. Somewhat deeper than before, which brings more space. Space for storing small items are quite enough, which resulted in the increase in wheelbase. Position at the steering wheel is excellent, with good visibility of instrument panel. It should be noted and Heads-Up Display as an active driving display. Isolation of the cabin has improved, which has led to a reduction in cabin noise by 25%. Driving comfort has improved with Skyactiv chassis with 27 sensors. How does this work? Detecting conditions on the road and by analyzing the intention of the driver, transfers power to the appropriate wheels. How does this work? Detecting conditions on the road and by analyzing the intention of the driver, transfers power to the appropriate wheels.

2017 Mazda CX-5 - interior

2017 Mazda CX-5 Engine Power

For now, there are two engines, which will get a place under the hood. The first is a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine with an output of 155 hp and torque of 150 lb / ft. This engine is coupled with a 6 speed automatic transmission. Estimated fuel economy is set to 26/35 mpg. Other planned engine is a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with an output of 184 hp and torque 185 lb / ft. With the same transmission and front-wheel drive, consumption is estimated at 26/33 mpg. If the power is transmitted to all four wheels, then the consumption will be 24/30 mpg. If you are not a fan of the automatic transmission, there will be a manual transmission. Both engines are with direct-injection and a good quality of work.

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Safety Features for 2017 Mazda CX-5

Each driver will be satisfied with the selected safety equipment. In one place, there is a lot of good equipment that works seamlessly in all situations. For example, there is plenty of airbags, ABS, traction control, stability control, pedestrian detection, automatic headlights, tire pressure monitoring, parking sensors, camera, rain sensor, collision warning, a warning to leave the lane etc.

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Competitors for 2017 Mazda CX-5

SUVs are very popular, and therefore the competition is getting stronger and stronger. Every manufacturer is trying to put in offer such a vehicle. As the main competitors of the Mazda CX-5 will appear: Honda CR-V, Hyundai Tucson, Subaru Crosstrek, Kia Sportage, Jeep Compass, Nissan Rogue, Toyota RAV4, Subaru Forester, Ford Escape, Jeep Patriot, Mercedes-Benz GLA and Volkswagen Tiguan.

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Release Date and Price for 2017 Mazda CX-5

The new model Mazda CX-5 should already be found on sale. However, it is possible that the restyled model be found on the market next year. Price will depend on the equipment and certain details on the exterior. The basic model will cost $ 23,000.

2017 Mazda CX-5 - release date