Mazda has announced UK pricing for the new Mazda CX-5 with prices starting from £21,395, it is due on sale in the spring and the SUV model range will feature an 18-strong line up. The new CX-5 is offered with a choice of engines with three power outputs; 2.0-litre SKYACTIV 165ps petrol and 2.2-litre SKYACTIV 150ps or 175ps diesel), manual and automatic transmissions, 2-wheel drive (2WD) or all-wheel drive (AWD) and four equipment levels; SE-L, SE-L Nav, Sport and Sport Nav
Expectations are high for the diesel-automatic to be a popular choice in the UK and across Europe due to the historical demand for diesels.
Specifications are generous in the new CX-5; SE-L models will come with 17-inch alloy wheels, front fog lights, dualzone climate control air-conditioning, Smart City Brake Support and privacy glass, plus front and rear parking sensors. Moving up the CX-5 range, Sport grade models will feature 19-inch alloy wheels, Bi-Xenon headlights with Active Front Lighting System, full leather trim, heated front seats, powered driver’s seat and a reversing camera.
Production for the UK market is likely to be limited this year, Mazda has established a pre-ordering facility that will enable customers to order a Mazda CX-5 via their local dealership, allowing them to become one of the first customers to own a vehicle featuring SKYACTIV technology.