2018 Mazda CX-5 Spied with Revolutionary Look — The model is a money-making model for the Japanese automaker. To gain more sale success, the new 2018 Mazda CX-5 offers the new look in the modest update. It has been spied recently. Even though it still wears heavy camouflage, but few elements are too obvious to monitor. Here are a little update and speculation on the new model.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Specifications
Features, Exterior, and the Interior
Even though new 2018 Mazda CX-5 will ride on the same platform, some revisions should be done in here. Don’t worry; this car is still in KODO styling lineup, but it should change its previous look a little. Even though it sound like a total facelift, there is a mild change on its exterior look.
The change includes new front grille that features new five-point look, wheel arches in round design, fuel filler cap in rectangular shape, and black garnish or new chrome finish on its subtle redesigned quarter window.
New accent line replaced the old one in its front quarter panel to the below of the rear door handle. Bolder grille garnish and slender new headlights can be found along with sporting mesh on its grille. The new taillights look narrower now while Mazda confirms they target for 1,450-1,560 kg of total body weight. And more, Mazda’s G-Vectoring Control technology will present on the new model as well.
Expected Powertrain, Engine – 2018 Mazda CX-5
The new 2018 Mazda CX-5 model is estimated to get the SkyActiv engine for its petrol and diesel unit. Its current 2.5 liter and 2.0-liter units will still be available. Not only that, but it is also possible that the new model will inherit an engine from the CX-9 model.
#Updated September 15, 2016:
This car will offer 2.0-liter with 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. Beside that, there will be 2.5-liter offers up 184 hp and 185 lb-ft will support to the lineup as the top-range level engine.
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Brand’s SkyActiv II engine is supposed to be added to the list as well in the mid-life point. Fuel economy rate will be increased too, targeting up to 35 mpg on the highway. Along with a little improvement in its power output, this new model will come with front-wheel and all-wheel drive configuration. Beside the auto, this car should be available on manual transmission as well.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Price and Release Date
This SUV price to start from around $22,675 sticker up to $35,000 label. This car is expected to make the first debut in the first half of 2017.
#Updated September 15, 2016: It is expected that the world debut will take place as early as the 2016 Los Angeles auto show this November. Price is around $22,675.
|Release date||November 2016|
It looks like we are waiting for an exciting update on the model. Many buyers may need to wait for this model to know more official details. We have many updates to expect. So, stay tuned for the next 2018 Mazda CX-5 news.
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