The 2017 CX-5 from Mazda has received an entirely new look and powertrain to compete with the present day products from different automakers. The new generation CX-5 has received an elegant body styling with enormously spacious seating for 5 passengers. The 2017 model ranks almost at the top amongst the compact SUVs especially because of its spell bounding performance, premium quality interiors and aspired features at a cost that is hardly expected. The 2017 Mazda CX-5 holds a starting price of $24,985.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Engine
The 2017 Mazda CX-5 offers smooth ride with its powerful engine that is a 2.5 liter naturally aspirated four cylinder engine generating an outcome of 187 horsepower. This would come coupled with six speed manual or automatic transmission. There will be an optional 2.2 liter diesel engine from Mazda, most likely before the end of 2017. There will be front wheel drive platform with optional all wheel drive system. The predicted fuel efficiency for the 2017 Mazda CX-5 is 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on highways. The Mazda CX-5 2017 will be launched in 4 different trim levels: Base, Sport, Touring, Grand Select (luxury) and the range topping Grand Touring.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Exteriors
The 2017 model of Mazda CX-5 has been entirely redesigned with bold but sophisticated look. Its not just boasting elegance but also showcases wider, longer and stronger body. The wheelbase has become 10 mm longer and 35 mm lower than the ongoing Mazda CX-5. The front is highlighted by a broad concave grille and miniature-sized freshly designed LED head lights. The doors have been widened. There would be a panoramic sunroof. There is 30.9 cubic feet of space for the cargo in the 2017 model CX-5. This can be expanded to 59.6 cubic feet by folding the rear seat. These values are slightly lesser than the CX-5 predecessor. The 2017 model would run over 19 inch alloy wheels. The car would also feature adaptive head lights, a wind shield wiper de-icer, LED fog lights and tail lamps.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Interiors
The interiors of the 2017 Mazda CX-5 has been built up with simplistic but futuristic approach. The materials used for the build up are not only of high quality but are smoothly finished for the luxurious appeal to the car. The seats are massively accommodating and comfortable. However, the rear seats are capacious of two adults in the best way. There are Heated Power Front seats with memory function, dual zone automatic climate control, rear HVAC vents, a rearview camera, a 40/20/40 split folding and reclining seat, a heated steering wheel and power opening lift gate. The Infotainment system comprises of 7 inch touch screen throned over the dashboard for easy and quick visibility range. However, compatibility with the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay will be found missing even in the 2017 model.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Safety Features
There would be many driver supportive features such as Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring System, Adaptive Cruise Control, Automated Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning System with Lane Keeping Assist, Traction Control, Dynamic Stability Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, LATCH system, Automatic Headlights, Automatic High Beams, Rain Sensing Wipers and Lane by Lane Navigation.
How many airbags in 2017 Mazda CX-5?
The Airbags System would comprise of advanced front airbags, front side impact airbags and side impact air curtain airbags, knee airbags for the front riders and overhead airbags.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Crash Test Rating – Safety Score?
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has granted a ‘Good’ ranking in all its major categories. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has awarded an overall 4 star rating with a 5 star rating for frontal crash and side crash but a 4 star rating for rollover.