Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 Mazda CX-5 after 90-days of ownership.
Quietness of the vehicle interior
How the interior materials feel
Feel of the seat material
Owners Don't Like
The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 during the first 90-days of ownership.
The vehicle's navigation system
Interior storage spaces
24 - 25
30 - 31
6 speed, Automatic w/OD
Regular Unleaded I-4
All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
2018 Mazda CX-5 Review
From the inside out experience a devotion to craftsmanship a passion for driving and the performance and efficiency you crave when starting any new adventure… the Mazda CX-5 is more than any SUV…it’s art. Choose from three models: Sport Touring or Grand Touring. Mazda is known for its fun-to-drive vehicles. G-Vectoring Control subtly alters power delivery as you turn the steering wheel making curves in the road smoother and less fatiguing. Add available i-Activ all-wheel-drive and your Mazda CX-5 is more than exciting—it’s extremely capable. And thanks to the thoughtful design and meticulous craftsmanship it’s comfortable too! Premium materials like leather and Mazda’s exclusive “Metal Wood” interior trim add refinement. Sound-deadening materials including sound-insulating glass and narrowed gaps keep unwanted road noise outside where it belongs. Whether it’s convenience safety information or entertainment the Mazda CX-5 has everything you need to stay connected to the world around you. Keyless entry and ignition available i-ActivSense safety features MazdaConnect infotainment system—it’s all for you. Choose from a variety of colors options and accessories and build a Mazda CX-5 that’s all yours. The Mazda CX-5. Confidence in car form.
Every Mazda CX-5 comes with the Mazda Connect advanced infotainment system. Mazda Connect lets you entertain communicate navigate and more. Use your Bluetooth-enabled and internet-connected device to listen to music connect to Facebook get directions even find a place to eat. You can even text using your voice. And everything sounds great on the available Bose Centerpoint 2 OR AudioPilot® 2 surround sound system. Unlock your doors and start your Mazda CX-5’s engine—without taking the key out of your pocket. Stay connected in a new Mazda CX-5.
Mazda’s i-ActivSense safety features use milliwave radars and cameras to keep you in tune with your surroundings. Every Mazda CX-5 comes with Smart City Brake Support. Lane-Keep Assist Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go and more are available to alert you to potential hazards. Passive safety features help protect drivers and passengers when accidents can’t be avoided. They include rigid SkyActiv-Body construction with ring structure; seatbelt with pretensioner and load limiter; SRS Airbag Systems and more. The Mazda CX-5. Because safety matters.
Thanks to Mazda SkyActiv technology every aspect of the Mazda CX-5 from body construction and engine technology to chassis and transmission is engineered to maximize driving dynamics. The Mazda CX-5’s SkyActiv-G 2.5-liter engine1 develops 187 horsepower—and gets up to 31 miles per gallon. G-Vectoring Control subtly alters power delivery as you turn the steering wheel making curves in the road smoother and less fatiguing. Add available i-Activ all-wheel-drive and your Mazda CX-5 is more than exciting—it’s extremely capable. The Mazda CX-5. Because driving matters.