The new Mazda CX-5 is now for sale priced from £21,395
The new Mazda CX-5 is now for sale next week priced from £21,395. This is Mazda’s first sixth generation vehicle, it is expected to account for over 4000 UK sales in its first year and its arrival marks a watershed moment for Mazda, the CX-5 embodies both Mazda’s sophisticated new SKYACTIV technology and the Japanese company's head-turning new KODO Soul of Motion Design direction.
The Mazda CX-5 is offered with the choice of 2-wheel drive (2WD) or all-wheel drive (AWD) models that feature variable torque distribution and ultra-precise slip detection, giving a front/rear torque split ranging from 100/0 to 50/50 percent. All three engine variants are fitted with i-Stop, Mazda’s unique fuel-saving idle-stop system. Four equipment levels are available the SE-L, SE-L Nav, Sport and Sport Nav. Standard equipment, even on the SE-L, is generous and includes 17-inch alloy wheels with 225/65 R17 tyres, dual-zone climate control air-conditioning, integrated Bluetooth® system, cruise control, 5.8-inch colour display screen and Mazda’s Multimedia Commander.
Excellent residual values are predicted for the Mazda CX-5 by industry authority EurotaxGlass’s. Depending upon the model, between 44 and 46 percent of list price value is calculated to be retained at the three years/60,000 mile benchmark.