Many SUV fans have been waiting for: Mazda unveiled the second generation of the CX-5. But the big surprise is. In a bestseller, the Japanese are taken more evolutionary.
Visually, the new CX-5 clearly as such remains recognizable. However, there is more focus in page view, at the same time, the front fascia was slightly flatter than previously designed. The previous model was 4.55 meters long. It remains largely only the roof is in the future two centimetres lower. The Japanese in improving sound comfort inside want to have operated special effort. At rate 100, the noise level to around 1.3 decibels to sink and running - and wind noise reduced. For more precision, in the future also the CX-5 Gets the driving dynamics control "G-Vectoring Control" as it comes already with the Mazda 3 and 6 used.
Not much changes for the actuators: here the gasoline engine with 160/165 PS (two liters of displacement) and 192 HP (2.5 liters displacement) have proven themselves as well as the 2.2-liter diesel with 150 and 175 HP. As usual, customers have a choice between front - and all-wheel drive. New equipment options are a colored head-up display without additional disc, a radar-based cruise control with storage sequence function and an electrically operated tailgate. The market launch of the new Mazda CX-5 in Germany is scheduled for end of may / beginning of June 2017. So far the prices at 24.590 euros start. (rh)