The upcoming 2021 Mazda CX-5 will continue to wear well-known KODO design language. The new model will be available next year with some refreshments.
As before, Mazda CX-5 remains to be a very attractive SUV that offers one of the most luxurious designs in its segment. Also, under the hood, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 will deploy few engines and one of them is a new diesel engine. This model will include the AWD system and it will consist of a 2.2-liter engine that delivers 170 horses and 290 lb-ft of torque.
2021 Mazda CX-5 Exterior Design
The new 2021 Mazda CX-5 will continue to offers the same well-known KODO design language. Just like the newest Mazda CX-7, the upcoming CX-5 will get the same amount of updates. As expected, the front of this SUV will be the most attractive.
The manufacturer will deploy the same grille as before and this time with more chrome accents. Also, new headlights are present and will use the latest LED technology. To the sides, small changes will happen and the new CX-5 comes with a 17-inch alloy wheel. The rear will be also refreshed with slightly smaller taillights and a new exhaust system.
The 2021 Mazda CX-5 is the compact crossover that offers a very spacious cabin. Inside, the new model will be stylish and it will be made of durable materials. Also, more standard features will be added according to the officials.
The 2021 Mazda CX-5 will be available with three trim levels Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. The Sport trim will be equipped this time with more techs. This trim will include a leather steering wheel, auto emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring. The middle equipment Touring trims will get keyless ignition and heated front seats, Bose audio system, and a power liftgate. Grand Touring trim is the most expensive. With this trim customers will get a moonroof, larger head-up display and so on. Cargo space is decent with 31 cubic feet of space and 60 cubic feet when rear seats are down.
2021 Mazda CX-5 New Diesel Engine
The new-generation 2021 Mazda CX-5 will introduce one new diesel powertrain. The first engine that powers this SUV is a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine. This engine is capable of produces 187 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 186 lb-ft of torque at 3,250 rpm (4,000 rpm for AWD models).
This next one that is available with Signature trim is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder turbo drivetrain that is able to produce up to 250 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of twists with the 93-octane premium gasoline. This engine also powers models like Mazda 6 and Mazda CX-9. As the first engine, this one will use the same 6-speed automatic transmission. Newly introduced powertrain with this model is a diesel variant that will be only available in the U.S. Under the hood, this model will consist of a 2.2-liter engine that delivers 170 horses and 290 lb-ft of torque.
Price and Release Date
The forthcoming 2021 Mazda CX-5 will get some changes that will make this SUV more awesome. Even the standard version is well equipped and provides more features this time. The starting price of the Mazda CX-5 will be around $26,500 for the base model.
Furthermore, if one chooses a Touring model that adds 19-inch alloy wheels, keyless ignition, Bose audio system price will go up to $30,000. Grand Touring model that is the most equipped costs $34,000. Toyota 4Runner, Honda CR-V, and the Hyundai Tucson are the models in the same price range and ideal rivals. The new Japnese compact crossover will debut in the last quarter of this year.