Mazda CX-5 is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are three trim-lines to choose from with two different gas engines that produce from 155 to 184 horsepower. Mazda CX-5 has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2015 CX-5 has a relatively long wheelbase ( 106.3 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 3194 - 3532 lbs.
2015 CX-5 seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only two measurements - shoulders and hips - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on legs. When it comes to second-row passenger room, CX-5 ia a class-leader on only two measurements - legs and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on shoulders and hips.
2015 CX-5 Sport
2015 CX-5 Touring
2015 CX-5 Grand Touring
|Engine||2.0L Inline-4||2.5L Inline-4||2.5L Inline-4|
|HP||155 hp||184 hp||184 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|0-60 mph||8.8 sec||7.2 sec||7.2 sec|
|City||26 MPG||25 MPG||25 MPG|
|Highway||35 MPG||32 MPG||32 MPG|
|Combined||29 MPG||27 MPG||27 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 CX-5 SUV comes in three trim levels, with an average price that is $943 less compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, CX-5 has a class-leading fuel economy of 29 mpg.
2015 CX-5 SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed one hundred and twelve complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also four recalls issued by Mazda, which by itself is a relatively low number.