With the 2016 Mazda CX-5, Japanese producer has finally found a balance between its lithe sports sedans and roadsters and the real-world dimensions.
2016 Mazda CX-5 Interior and Exterior Specs
New Mazda 2016 CX-5 vehicles are well-known for their interiors. New model is made with few changes in cabin space and it became specious. Instrument panel covers can be chosen from 3 types. Light colors of upholstery, tan and black combination brings its own royal look to the interior cabins. There are few systems for high driver safety. Blind spot monitoring, cross traffic signaling, cruise control with radar to adjust speed, collusion mitigating braking are some of the security system. Exterior part of this model has minor changes. The mask is adjusted slightly with cross stripes. Wheels have gone for a bigger change. As an option, instead seventeen inch wheels, you can choose to drive on nineteen inch wheels which are extremely sporty and fresh. There is also an option given for those who want a pair of extra LED headlights.
2016 Mazda CX-5 – Engine
2016 MAZDA CX-5 launches this powerful 2.0 liter engine 4 cylinder. This assures an excellent delivery of 155 horsepower and torque as 150 lb-ft. It has six speed manual transmission and front wheel drive. It can be upgraded to 2.5 liter engine which can go up to 184 HP and torque of 185 lb-ft as an option. This up gradation also applies to six speed automatic transmission and drive mode selecting option. Front wheel drive is standard, one can always upgrade to all wheel drive. Steering and ride control are very good; nonetheless, handling has been tweaked with revised dampers and bushings, better noise damping, and driver-selectable driving modes for the automatic-equipped versions.
Heading into its fourth year on the market, the CX-5 still has a tough set of rivals, including vehicles like the just-updated Honda CRV, Toyota RAV4, Ford Escape, Nissan Rogue and Subaru Forester. That’s why it’s been lightly updated, returned and restyled for the 2016 model year.
2016 Mazda CX-5 Price and Release date
The 2016 Mazda CX-5 price totally depends on which engine you choose. If you are choosing the 2.0 liter version then the price starts from about 21,500 USD. Second, 2.5 liter version is supposed to cost from 24,500 USD.