The manufacturer literally teased us with the announcements about the 2021 Mazda CX-5 so we cannot wait to see if all of these are true. However, the most interesting about this model is a change in the engine and surely great additions in the design of the model. Although there are great novelties in this model, do not forget that it has been great in the past and surely one of the best models in the class.
- The model is upgraded and modernized but only in details, retaining the popular details.
- There are great engines in offer.
- The model has not been fully changed for a while.
- The position of the model is still in the middle of the class.
Changes in 2021 Mazda CX-5 are great for the class it represents and surely one of the best that this model got. As other models made in this factory, new CX-5 runs on KODO platform and technology. It brings great changes in design and platform size, but also in the shape and size of the model. Some features that this platform has will affect the technology in the cabin, too. however, it will not change the look of the car that much.
There should be the same shape and size of the grille, with recognizable details on the front bumper. The sides of the car are modernly designed and have new details in chrome. The shape looks like Toyota RAV4, but with more elegance and modernity.
Even though the manufacturer has not changed the cabin of 2021 Mazda CX-5 a lot, the famous details and parts are slightly prettier and more handsome as before. It should look more like Honda CR-V. The highest trim again gets leather on the seats, but discrete luxury details on the dashboard and doors. When it comes to technology, there will be best in class, as always.
There are great engines that come in new 2021 Mazda CX-5. The famous basic engine retains in the new model, so you will be pleased with the 2.5-liter petrol engine again. It should produce 250 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. The model is taken from a larger, 9-type model.
Along with them, there should be also 2.2-liter petrol engine that produces 170 horsepower and 290 pound-feet of torque. It is slightly weaker than current competitors, but it with lower CO2 emission it is also “greener” than other models. Although US buyers have used on stronger petrol engines, do not forget that the Asian market still looks for the engines that protect the environment.
2021 Mazda CX-5 Release Date and Price
With all mentioned additions and upgrades, the new 2021 Mazda CX-5 should not cost much higher than the current model. The reason is strong competition and high customers demand. More likely will new model cost around $26,000 and higher with additions and in higher trims.
The model will be offered very soon, maybe before the end of 2019. As the manufacturer said, fans have waited for these changes very long, so they deserve this small present.