The 2017 Mazda 5 Boasts Trendy Changes That Enhance Performance And Style
The 2017 Mazda 5 has been mildly remodeled in order to enhance its powerful exhibition among enthusiasts searching for a compact crossover vehicle with competence in a sleek design. The three-year-old 2013 model rate highly with consumers who were enlightened by the vehicles exquisite performance, stylish appearance and fuel-efficient economy. Coupled with noticeable practicality and an economical purchase price, it is no wonder the Mazda 5 has emerged as a favorite among other vehicles in its class. Here are a few changes you can expect to see with the 2017 Mazda 5.
Tweaks To The Exterior Styling 2016 Mazda 5
You will find much of the same features that were found in the 2016 Mazda 5 predecessors, but in order to align the crossover compact design with stylish, modern trends, the vehicle underwent a few modifications and upgrades. The most noticeable change is the replacement of the HID headlights with trendy LED taillight units. The impressionable 19-inch rims were enhanced with horizontal grille bars which deliver a stylish appeal to the Mazda.
Trendy 2016 Mazda 5 Cabin Upgrades
The most comprehensive changes were to the passenger compartment of the 2016 Mazda 5. Now equipped with the most advanced infotainment system, the crossover’s interior has been upgraded to include a 7-inch LCD display touchscreen that is mounted on the center stack and coupled with the console control situated behind the shifting handle. The leather upholstery’s color has been lightened and the trim enhances for an elite and regal appearance. The space-saving electronic parking brake knob replaces the bulky parking brake handle that was once used previously.
The 2016 Mazda 5 Keeps The Dual Engine Set Up
All the specifics under the hood remain intact and unchanged, and the special order configurations of the 2016 Mazda 5 offer customizing options. Consumers can still select the 2.0 L, entry-level, four-cylinder engine as always, but the 155 horsepower unit is now exclusively an option when selecting the base model with front-wheel-drive, and you featuring the six-speed manual gearbox.
You are going to have to upgrade to the CX-5 2.5 L four-cylinder model if you want either the six-speed automatic transmission or the all-wheel-drive capabilities, which is rated at 185 pound- feet of torque and 184 horsepower. The incorporated suspension system and smoothly operating chassis allows you to engage more intensely with the 2016 Mazda 5 than any other car in its class. You can outpace just about any other car, with the CX-5 achieving 60 miles per hour and 7.7 seconds, and have fun enjoying the ride.
The 2016 Mazda 5 Provides Savings At The Pump
No matter which model you choose, you will experience fuel efficiency at its best with the 2016 Mazda 5. With an EPA rating of 26 miles per gallon in the city and 35 miles per gallon on the interstate, your money-saving fuel efficiency can be traced all the way down to your daily driving habits. While you will get a combined fuel mileage rating of 29 miles per gallon with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, the 2.5-liter engine clocks in at about 26 miles per gallon. Two or 3 miles per gallon can be subtracted in the case that you select the all-wheel-drive option.
Your Choice Of Three Of 2016 Mazda 5 Models
The basic model features sports trim, power windows, power locks, cruise control and 17-inch wheels. The enhanced and trendy Mazda 5 Touring comes equipped with an infotainment system that features Internet radio, smartphone connectivity, a supreme audio system, a CD player and Bluetooth connectivity while equipped with enhanced safety features such as a rearview camera, keyless entry, and ignition. The CX-5 takes it one-step further and enhances that line up with leather upholstery, a moonroof, a Boise audio system, automatic headlights, satellite radio, front heated seats and dual automatic climate control.