2017 Mazda CX-5 Changes

2017 Mazda CX-5 comes with certain changes compared to the 2016 model. Considering that the current model arrived with an updated design, changes in this segment is not expected. What will distinguish the 2017 CX-5 from the current model, is the expansion of the list of standard equipment. The current model is on the market just over a year. Therefore, do not expect the design changes of the new model. However, the new model features new equipment packages.

2017 Mazda CX-5 brings improvements in the field of equipment. Equipment that has, until now, was on the list of accessories will become part of the standard package. So the progress made in the field of vehicle functionality. For example, the version of the model with 6-speed automatic transmission will get a reversing camera as standard equipment. Similarly, the new Mazda CX-5 Touring gets GPS navigation system and heating and ventilation of the front seats, as standard vision equipment. Version with Gran Touring trim level gets a classic navigation system.

2017 Mazda CX-5

2017 Mazda CX-5 Design and Specs

CX-5 SUV is positioned below the CX-9 models in the Mazda lineup. Until recently, this was the smallest SUV model in Mazda’s offer. However, the company offered a new CX-3 SUV. Confirmation of the quality and popularity of the CX-5 SUV, comes from the customers. In fact, this model achieves constant growth in sales in recent years. This trend is especially noticeable in the US market, which is the largest market of SUVs.

The design of the vehicle will not be changed in relation to the design of the current model. 2017 model will feature recognizable KODO design with SKYACTIV technology. The front end is characterized by striking design grille with five bars, with a modern look headlights and taillights. All this perfectly is incorporated into the overall KODO design. The new model remains in-class mid-size crossover SUV, with two rows of seats and 5 passengers.

New SKY ACTIVE bodies, chassis and powertrain technologies, is what distinguishes Mazda models from the competition. As we do not expect revolutionary changes in the design or range of powertrains there should not be changed. Depending on the market, 2017 Mazda CX-5 will be offered with different aggregates. The base engine is a 2.0-liter SKYACTIV with 155 horsepower. On offer will be the stronger 2.5-liter SKYACTIV engine with 184 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque. Both engines are available with six-speed gearbox, and customers can choose between manual or automatic gears. 2017  CX-5 will be available with the improved 2.2-liter diesel engine, on the European market.


Compared to the price of the current model, the price of the incoming model should not be changed. It is expected that the initial price for the 2017 Mazda CX-5 SUV is about $ 26,000.

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