The 2018 Mazda CX-5 will definitely continue to be one of the best models in class. Despite the fact that original model came in 2011, the company already presented the second generation last November. The new model comes with plenty of new things, including new styling, new design solutions, improved engines etc. It keeps current design philosophy of the brand but comes with plenty of new details that make this excellent crossover even more attractive. Interior also comes completely new, along with plenty of new design solutions and technologies. Finally, the company prepares big surprise when it comes to powertrain. According to the latest reports, this will be the first model ever from Mazda that will have a diesel engine in an offer for U.S. market. So, expect plenty of new interesting things from 2018 CX-5.
2018 Mazda CX-5 redesign
As we already mentioned, this redesign came a little bit earlier than we expected. The 2018 Mazda CX-5 continues its evolution and comes even better than before. This amazing crossover comes with the latest version of company’s design language, which includes narrower headlights and new grille among other details. Many parts suffered modifications, and the overall impression is just amazing. Simply, you will hardly find a crossover in this class with such amazing quality and price at the same time. The 2018 Mazda CX-5 will definitely have plenty of trumps for potential customers. Besides attractive exterior, it also comes with excellent interior. The cabin is significantly refresher and comes with the even better look and quality of materials. Also, there are some new features and latest technologies. Great thing is that most of them come already in the standard package.
2018 Mazda CX-5 engines
The biggest news about 2018 Mazda CX-5 is that it will come in diesel variant too, for the American market. Japanese manufacturer already has excellent 2.2-liter diesel unit available in many markets around the world and it should finally come to U.S. This engine has a max output of 173 horsepower, while max torque is 310 pound-feet. There are also two familiar gasoline units, with a displacement of 2.0 and 2.5 liters. First one has a max power of 155 horses, while the bigger one is good for about 185.
2018 Mazda CX-5 price
Although we don’t know the exact price, we believe that 2018 Mazda CX-5 will continue in similar price range, which goes between 24.000 and 31.000 dollars. Main competitors will be models like Honda CR-V, Hyundai Tucson etc.