New Mazda CX-5 2018-2019 – a new generation of crossover


Review of the Japanese new Mazda 2018-2019 year Mazda CX-5 – the first news, photos and videos, the price and bundled. Technical characteristics of the new generation of the Mazda CX-5 crossover 2017. The official premiere of the new generation of the Mazda CX-5 was held in the Los Angeles Auto Show on November 15, 2016.

The new Mazda CX-5, becoming more modern and solid, remained recognizable, and on the whole very similar to the model of the first generation of the Japanese crossover. Sales of the Mazda СХ-5 2017 will start in February of the next year first in Japan, and then closer to summer in Russia, America and Europe (model global and offered in 120 countries), the price of the new generation Mazda CX-5 will be preliminary from 21800 dollars in And from 1400 thousand rubles in Russia.

The compact crossover CX-5 in the production line of the Japanese company Mazda is a real bestseller or locomotive that moves the brand of the car forward. The volume of crossover Mazda SX-5 in the world market is almost a quarter of the total number Mazda cars produced. So the approach to the model, of course, is special. Perhaps, for this reason, designers and engineers working on the second generation of the crossover tried to keep the familiar, laconic and stylish image of the predecessor as accurately and accurately as possible, giving the novelty all the positive qualities of the first generation of the model.

The exterior design of the body of the novelty is based on the corporate design philosophy of the Japanese company KODO – Soul of Motion (Soul of Motion). The designers try to convey love and care to their creation, coming from the heart, with each line, vyshtampovkoy and splash on the surfaces of the body. The fact that modern Mazda cars have finally found their recognizable face, which has come to the taste of motorists of the whole world, is encouraging. Carefully considering the body of the new generation Mazda CX-5 2017 from all sides, we find the exterior of the crossover very attractive and stylish. At the same time, we note the similarity to the predecessor of the first-generation crossover, but … the second generation of the crossover was created, as they say, from scratch. Before the developers had the task to create an even more stylish, attractive and dynamic crossover.



The new generation of the CX-5 model received a more expressive front part of the body with narrowed headlights, a falshadiatron grille, a tightened fine-grained mesh, and an aristocratic bumper with LED fog lights.

The body profile of the new crossover looks more dynamic and swift, due to the rear pillars of the roof displaced 35 mm back and a greater inclination of the windshield frame, graceful roof dome and a neat stern.
The rear part of the body shows a noble and solid look: a large tailgate with a solid spoiler, trimmed LED lights, side bumper with strips of rear fog lamps and exhaust pipes.


Thus, the appearance of the new generation of the crossover has evolved and demonstrates a family similarity with the younger crossover Mazda CX-3 and the flagship Mazda CX-9 .

  • The exterior dimensions of the body of the Mazda CX-5 2018-2019 are 4545 mm in length, 1840 mm in width, 1690 mm in height, with 2,700 mm of wheelbase and 210 mm of ground clearance.
  • The body of the second generation of the crossover is 5 mm longer and 20 mm high compared to the first generation of the model, the width and dimensions of the base have not changed.
  • It is worth noting that the body of the novelty can boast of an increased by 15,5% rigidity of the body (the first generation Mazda SH-5 indicator, by the way, also a serious 27,000 Nm / deg) and a more rigid fastening of the steering mechanism with an electric booster.
  • The enamel palette for the new generation of crossover is complemented by the rich and deep color of Soul Red Crystal.

Five-seater 2-generation Mazda SH-5 meets the driver and his companions with an excellent form of armchairs, a modified front panel, a center console and door cards with a pleasant texture of the finishing materials. A choice of fabric, black or white leather, metal.
The front panel and the center console have changed quite seriously, becoming more elegant and neat, the ventilation deflectors have found a new shape and stylish frames. In the presence of a modernized instrument panel with three radii, one of which registered a 4.6-inch color display of the multifunction on-board computer, a modified multifunctional steering wheel mounted on the top of the torpedo 7-inch color screen of the multimedia system MZD Connect, a Bose audio system with a 10- Thu dots of sound.

The console of the central tunnel between the front seats opposite has become more massive and higher for more convenient handling of installed equipment. The automatic gearbox selector in the new Mazda CX-5 is set to 60 mm higher than in the interior of the predecessor, and the manual gearbox knob is 40 mm respectively.

As an option for the novelty, a projection display (projection on the windshield), an electric drive of the tailgate with remote control and a modernized complex of i-Activsense security systems are offered.
The novelty will be pleased with a quieter cabin and increased to 505 liters of the useful volume of the luggage compartment.

Specifications of the Mazda CX-5 2018-2019.
New in the technique of the 2nd generation Mazda SH-5, as expected with an eye on the updated Mazda 3 and Mazda 6 crossover got a system G-Vectoring Control.
The architecture of the suspension remained the same – in front of the MacPherson rack, behind the multi-lever. Disc brakes with front ventilated discs.
Under the hood are familiar gasoline engines Skyactiv-G 2.0 and Skyactiv-G 2.5, as well as diesel engine Skyactiv-D-2.2. Perhaps the engines will be slightly added to the horses.
The gearboxes are 6-speed (mechanics and automatic), front-wheel drive or for a surcharge, the i-Activ AWD all-wheel drive system.