Mazda CX-5 is the first global SUV of Mazda and it is manufactured in Japan. The car featured here is the facelifted version of the CX-5, introduced on the market starting 2015. The model was initially launched in 2012 and it is derived from the Mazda Minagi Concept shown at Geneva Motor Show in 2011. The facelift brings new headlights and taillights, with LED technology, a new multimedia system (MZD Connect), and the parking brake is now electrically operated. Along with this facelift, a 2.5-litre gasoline engine is offered for the first time in Europe. You can see the top-spec petrol version HERE.
Model: Mazda CX-5 / Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D 175
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 33,588 Euro
Engine: 2.2-litre (2,191 cc) transverse in-line four-cylinder turbo diesel engine, with Start/Stop technology. The compression ratio is 14:1 and the maximum output is 129 kW / 175 PS/hp at 4,500 rpm and peak torque is 420 Nm (approx. 309 ft-lbs) available starting 2,000 rpm.
Transmission: 6-speed automatic transmission (torque converter) and All Wheel Drive (AWD)
Tyres: Toyo Proxes R36 225/55 R19 99V
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 9.4 seconds
Top speed: 204 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 5.5 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 144 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 58
Dimensions (mm): L 4,555 / w 1,840 / h 1,670
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 463/503/1,620
Wheelbase (mm): 2,700
Weight (DIN/EU): 1,555 kg/1,630 kg
Front suspension: Independent McPherson strut, coil springs, sway bar.
Rear suspension: Independent multi-link axle, coil springs, sway bar.
Main standard equipment
Front airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags for front and rear seats; ABS; ESC/ESP; Start/Stop; Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Pre-Crash Safety system and active brake intervention (SBS); Hill Start Assist (HLA); City Emergency Brake Assistance (SCBS); City Emergency Brake Assistance Plus (SCBS R); drowsiness detection (DAA); Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS); Lane Departure Actively Assisted Steering (LAS); Lane Change Assist Plus (BSM); Blind Spot Monitoring System; pre-crash safety system with automatic braking function; radar-based Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC); front and rear parking sensors; rain sensor; light sensor; speed limiter; dual-zone climate control; 4 electric windows; electrically adjustable, foldable and heated side mirrors; front central armrest; rear central armrest with cup holders; electrically adjustable front seats and two memories for the driver seat; trip computer; height and depth adjustable steering column; leather steering wheel and gear shifter; LED fog lights; 19-inch alloy wheels; dual pipe exhaust system with chromed muffler; LED headlights (low and high beam); keyless entry and start; electronic parking brake; glass roof with electrically operated textile cover; MZD Connect infotainment system with 7-inch touchscreen; rearview camera; BOSE Centerpoint 2 sound system with 9 speakers; MP3; CD player; 2xUSB; Bluetooth connectivity with audio streaming.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Grey Titanium Flash Metallic Paint (411), White Leather for the interior (112).
+ easy to drive
+ useful driving and parking aids
+ great technology pack and driver assistance systems
+ good dynamics
+ good soundproofing
– shaky side mirrors at highway speeds
Driven by Adrian M. for 379 km, 10.7 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 12,691 km total mileage of the car.