The Mazda CX-5 is a compact family crossover SUV produced by Mazda from 2012 to 2013 model year line. It is the first Mazda vehicle with the new KODO- Soul of Motion design shown first language in the Shinari concept car, 2010. It is also the first vehicle to offer the full suite of SKYACTIV technology companies, a rigid and lightweight platform, with a new series of efficient engines and transmissions resulting in reduced emissions and fuel consumption. The engine and gearbox SKYACTIV technologies were published in the 2012 Mazda3 compact sedan and hatchback. Mazda Minagi concept car is the first new Mazda vehicle with ” Kodo- Soul of Motion” design language and SKYACTIV technologies.
The Mazda CX-5 vehicle was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in 2011. The model was shown for the first time, Frankfurt motor show.The design was based at the September, 2011 at the Mazda Minagi. The Mazda CX-5 will replace the utilitarian Mazda Tribute in the compact SUV segment, which had become one of the less charismatic deals Mazda and the Mazda CX- seventh Early European models include the choice of SKYACTIV-G 2.0 SKYACTIV- D 2.2 engine. Japanese model was unveiled at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show, and custom variant with red outer body with alloy wheels in later production models, 2012 Tokyo Motor Show of black matte and slightly lower body height painted made the sale in 2012, with the election of SKYACTIV- engines SKYACTIV- G 2.0 D 2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE six-speed automatic transmission.
The CX-5 is a front wheel drive, powered by a 2.0 four-cylinder petrol engine (PE- VPS) sporting 162 hp (121 kW 164 hp) / 155 pounds driven · ft (210 N · m) with an estimated average of 28 mpg- imp (10 L/100 km, 23 mpg-US) emitting around 139 g / km. There is also a 2.2-liter two-stage turbo diesel engine (SH- VPT) available with either 147 hp (110 kW 149 hp) / 280 pounds ft (380 N · m) or 173 hp (129 kW, 175 HP) / 310 pounds · ft (420 N · m), emitting an estimated 119 and 139 g / km, respectively. The EPA fuel economy CX-5 as the best in its class, with an average of 26mpg city and 35mpg highway, which Mazda says is the best mileage of all non-hybrid SUV. Fuel consumption for the entry-level diesel engine with front wheel drive is 63 mpg- imp (4.5 L/100 km, 52 mpg-US). No plans to launch diesel engine in the U.S. in September 2013- With the Mazda Corp. Relations. CX-9 Diesel will be offered mid- 2014.
Japan Production of Mazda CX-5 with SKYACTIV- D 2.2 diesel engine began Ujina plant near Mazda headquarters in Hiroshima. In 2012, the Mazda CX-5 production in Ujina plant is expected to increase to 240,000 units per year production plant No.2 Ujina also increases Ujina No.1 plant. Japan’s domestic market Mazda CX-5 monthly sales reached 8 times higher than expected after its release in February 2012, with a “clean diesel ” model for 73% of these. The Mazda CX-5 is the winning Japan Car of the Year Award for 2012-2013.
Promoting the Mazda CX-5, Mazda has’ The Lorax and Mazda started a co- national brand Dr. Seuss’ with Universal Pictures for the strategic partnership to support the release of the film partnership, The Lorax Dr. Seuss themed commercial detect about Mazda SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY. The version of the Mazda CX-5 U.S. debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The only engine available is a 2.0-liter engine with direct injection four-cylinder Skyactiv-G gasoline engine with 155 hp (116 kW 157 hp), less than the 163 hp (122 kW, 165 hp) is reported first. However, it is rated at 26 mpg city and 32 mpg highway with the automatic transmission and 26 mpg city and 35 mpg highway with the manual transmission.
The 2013 Mazda CX-5 is one of five finalists for the 2013 Green Car of the Year by the Green Car Journal at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show.To promotion has awarded Mazda CX-5 with Universal Pictures for its strategic partnership cooperation the support of the launch of the film’The Lorax and Mazda launched a national brand Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Dr. Seuss themed commercial for Mazda SKYACTIV technology.
The version of the Mazda CX-5 U.S. debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The only engine available is a 2.0-liter engine with direct injection four-cylinder Skyactiv-G gasoline engine with 155 hp (116 kW 157 hp), less than the 163 hp (122 kW, 165 hp) is reported first. However, it is rated at 26 mpg city and 32 mpg highway with the automatic transmission and 26 mpg city and 35 mpg highway with the manual transmission. The 2013 Mazda CX 5 is one of five finalists for the 2013 Green Car of the Year by the Green Car Journal awarded at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show.