Next generation of the mid-size crossover is going to be launched with 2018 Mazda CX-5. Even under heavy camo, we can notice that Japanese carmaker is creating new SUV to fill the spot between compact CX-3 and huge CX-9. Nonetheless CX-5 has been one of the best products and promoting numbers confirm the statement. For upcoming model, several new features are ready, at the same time as modifications under the hood and all around the vehicle. Crossover should offer comfort, outstanding performance, and on top of that – affordable price.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Redesign
From what we could see on spy photos, new 2018 Mazda CX-5 carries 5-point grille and redesigned headlights. These parts will in all probability placed over the new bumpers, but this is not all we count on from CX-5. Side was the same as on current vehicle on the spied prototype , but it does not mean an excessive amount of, since vehicle could possibly be redesigned few times prior to its official appearance. Inside, crossover can take up to 5 passengers. There is adequate space for legs and head for all of them, and ride is now additional intriguing with features and systems installed and updated from current SUV. New touch-screen display is to be placed on the dash.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Performance
Highlight of the new 2018 Mazda CX-5 is going to become fuel economy. This crossover are going to be budget-saver with its estimated mileage of more than 30 mpg on highway, and in all probability 28 and even 30 mpg in city. Having said that, on the other side, it won’t deliver high-end numbers on performance. A 2.0-l four-cylinder is base unit, and it is supported with greater trims’ 2.5-l I-4 unit. Front wheel is default drive system. For extra dollars, all drivers can get all-wheel drive for superior traction, but decreased fuel economy. Manual transmission is also optional, with 6-speed automatic gearbox paired with all standard units.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Competition and Price
Major competitors 2018 Mazda CX-5 may have in Jeep Cherokee, Nissan Rogue and Chevy Equinox. Having said that, crossovers that come from Ford, GMC and Hyundai shouldn’t be forgotten. While release date is nonetheless unclear, new generation of the CX-5 crossover really should price as its predecessor, about $23,000.