2018 Mazda CX-5
When it comes to combining premium features and a budget-friendly price, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 doesn’t mess around. This crossover stands out from the rest of its segment thanks to a luxurious interior, a slew of standard technologies, and a powerful powertrain that makes driving fun. For a family-friendly car that is both stylish and fun to drive, look no further than the 2018 CX-5.
The 2018 Mazda CX-5 is available in three trim levels: Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring. Each trim is available in either front-wheel drive (FWD) or i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive (AWD)® configurations.
Powertrain & Performance
There is only a single powertrain option available for the 2018 CX-5: a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. This setup pumps out a peppy 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque, giving you plenty of power to enjoy your drive.
Depending on the type of drivetrain your crossover has, this powertrain can put out different fuel-efficiency numbers. For front-wheel-drive CX-5 models, you will get 25 mpg city and 31 mpg highway.* Those will all-wheel drive will have very slightly lower numbers of 24 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.*
If you’re looking for a crossover that has a premium interior but won’t break your budget, then the Mazda CX-5 has you covered. Its cabin combines high-quality materials with a modern layout that creates a luxurious interior. This is enhanced by the quiet cabin, which helps create a welcoming and peaceful interior. Along with its luxury appointments, this crossover offers an impressive amount of cargo space with 31 cubic feet behind the rear seat. When this seat is folded down, this expands to 60 cubic feet, giving you plenty of room to haul whatever you need.
The exterior of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 embraces Mazda’s KODO: Soul of Motion design philosophy with athletic lines and curves that give the CX-5 the look of being in motion, even when it is at a standstill. Exterior color options for the Mazda CX-5 include Snowflake White Pearl Mica, Jet Black Mica, Eternal Blue Mica, Sonic Silver Metallic, and the famous Soul Red Crystal Metallic.
Stay connected on the go with MAZDA CONNECT™ technology. This advanced infotainment system gives you access to messaging and calling functions, music, navigation, and more, all through an intuitive full-color display.
Safety technology is ultra-advanced in the 2018 Mazda CX-5. Mazda offers a suite of technologies via I-ACTIVSENSE®, which uses radars and cameras to monitor your surroundings and react appropriately. Key safety technologies available for the Mazda CX-5 include Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Smart City Brake Support, Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring, Smart Brake Support, the Adaptive Front-Lighting System, High Beam Control, the Lane Departure Warning System, and Lane-Keep Assist.
This is only a taste of the excellent 2018 Mazda CX-5’s features, so to get the full measure of this highly popular crossover, visit us at Bert Ogden Edinburg Mazda for a test drive.
*Up to an EPA-estimated 25 city/31 highway MPG for 2018 Mazda CX-5 FWD models. AWD models, 24 city/30 highway MPG. Actual results will vary.