Japanese manufacturer came with a good amount of new technologies some time ago and took more than massive part of the car market, particularly when it is about crossovers. One of the most important model for the company is surely a crossover called CX-5.
It was released in 2012 and it was the first model that was designed in new “KODO – Soul of Motion” designed language. It was also the first model that featured new Skyactive Technology totally. These days, it is coming updated as 2016 year model. This update consists of several major changes, so 2017 Mazda CX-5 will almost certainly include the just about characteristics.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Specs
The 2017 Mazda CX-5 will include the exact same characteristics as refreshed model that was presented recently. This update consists of several changes, both outside and inside. Exterior changes are mostly at the front end. Where we will see new headlights and new grille with horizontal slats instead mesh pattern. When it is about interior, we will see a redesigned dashboard and several changes in terms of advanced technologies, including upgraded Mazda Connect infotainment system, as an example. The 2017 Mazda CX-5 will also come with improvements in terms of safety, so we will see upgraded safety systems like Radar Cruise Control, Smart Brake Support and so on.
Just like existing model, it will likely be offered in three trim levels. These are Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. Touring and Grand Touring trims may have Technology package in offer. It involves issues like navigation system, the Smart City Brake Support System, adaptive LED headlights, LED running lights, LED foglights, LED taillights and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. The is also an i-ActiveSense package, which incorporates adaptive cruise control, Smart Brake Support (see Safety section), lane departure warning and automatic high beam headlight control.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Engine
Changes under the hood are not anticipated for 2017 CX-5. It will include the very same Skyactive engines in offer you. The base one is 2.0 liter inline-four, which outputs 155 horses and 150 lb-ft of torque. The other one is also I-4, but with displacement of 2.5 liter and max power of 184 horses and 185 pound-feet of torque. The first engine is accessible with either automatic or manual, while 2.5 liter unit is accessible only with automatic transmission. The 2017 Mazda CX-5 will probably be accessible each in FWD and AWD configurations.
2017 Mazda CX-5 Release Date and Price
The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is expected to come somewhere in the second half of next year. Value will remain unchanged. It indicates about 22.000 dollars for base model.