Mazda CX-5 News

  • 2019 Mazda CX-5

    It's been three years since Mazda promised Americans a diesel-powered CX-5, and on Wednesday, the Japanese brand fulfilled said promise. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 diesel was revealed at the 2019 New York International Auto Show and the company provided power specifications, fuel economy, and availability details. The long journey from promise to fulfillment has seen many missed deadlines and little information on the CX-5 diesel. However, we now know Mazda will offer the 2.2-liter turbodiesel engine (Skyactiv-D) on one trim: the CX-5 Signature AWD. Thus, fans eager for more torque and better fuel...

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    2019 Mazda CX-5 gets punchy 2.5-liter turbo, GVC Plus handling

    Following a debut in Japan last month, the updated 2019 Mazda CX-5 has made its local debut, with the covers coming off Friday at the 2018 Seattle auto show. The big news is the addition of a 2.5-liter turbocharged inline-4 as the range-topping powertrain. The punchy unit is already found in the...

  • 2017 Mazda CX-5
    2017 Mazda CX-5 debuts with new look, promised diesel

    Mazda on Tuesday pulled back the wraps on its redesigned CX-5. The popular compact crossover SUV has been freshened up, and Mazda is saying it's an all-new version of the sharp-looking fun-driving model. First launched for the 2013 model year, the CX-5 represented the first expression of Mazda...

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    Mazda teases new CX-5 ahead of 2016 LA auto show

    Mazda today shared a teaser shot of the new CX-5 crossover SUV it will reveal at the Los Angeles auto show on November 16. The shot shows a darkly lit silhouette of the next CX-5, which we've already spied in prototype form. Mazda has shared very little, but says that the vehicle features the next...

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    2018 Mazda CX-5 spy shots

    A redesigned Mazda CX-5 is just around the corner, as evidenced by our latest spy shots. They show a prototype for the new compact SUV which is slated to arrive on the market in 2017, as a 2018 model. It’s possible the world debut will take place as early as the 2016 Los Angeles auto show...

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    2016 Mazda 6 And CX-5 Receive Some Updates

    One of the busiest stands at this week’s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show is that of Mazda, as the Japanese automaker is making no less than three world premieres. We’ve already seen the all-new CX-3, and now we have details for updated versions of the CX-5 and 6. Both vehicles go on sale...

  • 2016 Mazda CX-5 leaked via brochure scans (Image via Worldscoop forums)

    Mazda has three world debuts pegged for next week’s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, one of which is a facelifted 2016 CX-5 that has been revealed today in some scans from an official brochure. Joining it in L.A. will be a facelifted 2016 Mazda 6, which itself was leaked a week ago, as well as an all-new CX-3 subcompact crossover that Mazda teased in an official sketch. The scans for the facelifted CX-5 were first posted to the Worldscoop forums (via World Car Fans) and reveals only subtle updates for Mazda’s popular compact crossover. This makes sense as the CX-5 was all-new for the...

  • Teaser for Mazda CX-3 subcompact crossover
    Mazda To Debut New CX-3 Subcompact Crossover And Updated CX-5, 6 In L.A.

    This year’s Los Angeles Auto Show is shaping up to be one of the biggest in the event’s history, with more than 30 world premieres confirmed and almost double that amount when it comes to North American debuts. Japanese automaker Mazda will have one of the busier stands, as it’s...

  • 2016 Mazda CX-5 facelift spy shots
    2016 Mazda CX-5 Spy Shots

    These are the first photos of a prototype for an updated Mazda CX-5, which we’re expecting to go on sale in the fall of 2015, as a 2016 model. Being a mid-cycle update, the changes won’t be too dramatic, with the camouflage gear on this prototype likely to be masking only a revised...

  • Mazda Mazda6 Racer concept, 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon
    Mazda Outlines 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon Lineup

    Mazda’s new Mazda6 sedan and wagon will be the highlight of the automaker’s stands at the upcoming 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon, with three separate concept versions already confirmed for the show. In addition to the Mazda6 concepts, Mazda will also present two concept versions of its CX-5 as...

  • 2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover on test drive, Southern California, Nov 2011
    Despite Previous Doubts, Mazda Bringing Diesels To The U.S.

    Mazda believes that offering a range of diesel products in the U.S. will boost sales and differentiate it from the competition.

  • 2013 Mazda CX-5 crossover
    2013 Mazda CX-5: The Challenge Of Designing A New Platform

    Being a carmaker is, in theory, quite easy. You build cars, sell as many of them as possible and ensure your outgoings are as low as possible. One of those outgoings is research and development, which can cost hundreds of millions of dollars, so when a manufacturer develops a new platform, they had...

  • 2013 Mazda CX-5 crossover

    For years Mazda and Ford shared everything from vehicle platforms and engines to even design teams. However, the two parted ways in the later parts of 2008 though the legacy of the partnership would continue for a few more years to come. Fast forward to today and Mazda is on the verge of launching the first model based on a new platform created primarily by its own engineering team. That model is the upcoming 2013 Mazda CX-5 crossover, the first of a completely new line of cars using Mazda's latest production techniques and SKYACTIV range of green technologies. This new line of cars, Mazda...

  • 2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover revealed at Los Angeles Auto Show, Nov 2011
    2013 Mazda CX-5 debuts at 2011 LA auto show

    Mazda’s long-awaited replacement for its Tribute SUV (a badge-engineered Ford Escape) is here, and it looks like Mazda will have the baby crossover it needs to successfully compete against the all new 2013 Ford Escape in this key segment. Stylish exterior aside, the new 2013 Mazda CX-5...

  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
    Mazda First Automaker To Implement Ultra-High Tensile Steel

    Mazda will be the first automaker to implement the use of 1,800 megapascal (approximately 261,000 psi) ‘ultra-high tensile steel’ in a mainstream vehicle with the launch of its new 2012 Mazda CX-5 crossover early next year. Grouped under its range of new SKYACTIV fuel saving...

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    2012 Mazda CX-5: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show Preview

    The 2012 Mazda CX-5 will make its official world debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show in September before going on sale early next year.

  • 2012 Mazda CX-5 spy shots
    2012 Mazda CX-5: Spy Shots

    Since its debut at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Mazda has been hinting at production of its attractive Minagi compact crossover concept. And at the recent 2011 New York Auto Show Mazda finally confirmed that a production version of the concept was in the pipeline and destined to be called the CX-5...

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    Mazda Minagi Concept: 2011 New York Auto Show Live Photos

    We first say the Minagi back at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show but the cool looking crossover concept has appeared again, this time at the 2011 New York Auto Show, along with the confirmation that it is a preview of a new compact crossover in the works dubbed the Mazda CX-5. The new CX-5 will serve as...

  • 2011 Mazda Minagi Concept

    Since its debut at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show back in March, Mazda has been hinting at production of its attractive Minagi compact crossover concept. And today, just a couple of days out from the Minagi's North American debut at the 2011 New York Auto Show, Mazda has confirmed that the production version of the concept car will be called the CX-5. Serving as the replacement for the aging Tribute, the new CX-5 will be the first production vehicle to incorporate Mazda's new Kodo ‘Soul of Motion’ design language as debuted on the stunning Shinari concept car. It will also be the...

  • 2011 Mazda Minagi Concept
    2011 Geneva Motor Show Preview: Mazda Minagi Concept

    Just hours after today’s earlier leak of the new Minagi Concept, Mazda has released full details for its latest concept and confirmed that it will be appearing for the first time at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show in March. The concept is said to be a preview of a brand new compact crossover from...

  • 2011 Mazda Minagi Concept leak
    Leaked Mazda Minagi Concept Previews New CX-5 Crossover

    The aging Mazda Tribute is long overdue for an update and reports of a sharper and more dynamic compact crossover from Mazda date back to early 2007, so it’s not at all surprising to see that the Japanese automaker is working on just such a model. Previewed here today in concept form, the new...

  • Mazda planning CX-5 crossover
    Mazda Planning CX-5 Crossover

    It seems that Mazda’s infatuation with concept cars over the past six months won’t completely be for waste. The ‘Zoom-Zoom’ company is now reported to be developing a new crossover vehicle inspired by its Hakaze concept car that was displayed at the recent Geneva Motor Show...

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